Saturday Tasting - Le Storie Distributors, John G.

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Time: 01:00pm - 05:00pm

Type: Wine Tasting

Location: The Wine Cabinet

Event Free


Every weekend we have free tastings of wine and beer that give you a chance to explore the wide world!
Come in this weekend and visit with us!

Saturday afternoon, a time for chores and yard work and running to do all the things that have waited all week! Take a break!

Come by the shop and sample new wines and microbrews that will be certain to bring a smile to your face.

Just relax with friends and neighbors.

The Wines!!

Union Sacre Belle de Nuit Rose' of Gewurztraminer $20.99
 Santa Lucia Highlands, 
100% destemmed maceration pelliculaire for 16 hours at 34° F. The juice was left in contact with the skin for some hours to impart a touch of color and texture, then fermented dry. You will find beautiful and exotic notes of lavender, tuberose, petrichor, winter berry, vetiver, softened wax, sun-blanched bones, lychee, pear flower.
800 cases produced

Antiquum Farm Pinot Gris $26.99
 “Daisy” 50% Steel, 50% Neutral French Oak.
Daisy Pinot Gris is a very precise wine that is also very full and richly textured. Citrus, paoched pear, apple, and lavender show in the mouth and the finish is long, rich, and creamy. The Pinot Gris vineyard is almost 2 acres and spans almost 250 in elevation. As a result, Stephen is pick at many different ripeness levels all at once to ensure freshness.
500 cases produced

Antiquum Farm Juel Pinot Noir $49.99
A roughly 50/50 blend of Pommard and Wadensville. The Pinot Noir Juel is aged in 40% new French oak for 11 months. Deep red. Ripe black raspberry and boysenberry scents, along with hints of cola and candied flowers. Sweet and fleshy on the palate, offering juicy red and dark berry flavors that firm up slowly and become spicier on the back half. Shows very good energy and dark fruit thrust on a long, focused finish shaped by smooth tannins.
550 cases produced

Union Sacre Le Clandestine $39.99
65% Syrah, 35% Cabernet Sauvignon. Le Calndestin is a wine that is as much about finesse as it is power and depth. You will find notes of Notes of black currant, red plum, thyme, long pepper, broken bark and fresh blueberry jam. Le Clandestin demonstrates how well Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon can perform together and how well they can balance each other.
163 cases produced

Union Sacre Le Confident Cabernet Sauvignon $39.99
100% Cabernet Sauvignon from Happy Canyon Vineyard.
 Union Sacre makes two Cabernet Sauvignon bottlings. Le Confident is their American style bottling. Here, Xavier wants to showcase the perfectly ripe, clean fruit he is able to get from Happy Canyon Vineyard. You will find sweet aromas of blackberries, herbs and licorice, followed by a medium-bodied, ample and layered palate, with a sweet core of fruit, good balance and a flavorful finish. 
480 cases produced

91 Wine Advocate

The Beers!!

Ardent Pilsner 4 pack $12.99

 5% ABV •   36 IBU
?Ardent Pilsner is a golden straw, clear pilsner with classic lager aroma that is clean and bready, with light grassiness from 100% Hallertauer mittelfrüh noble hops. Medium body and high carbonation accentuate the soft bitterness, malty sweetness and mild fruitiness. Ardent Pilsner is a crisp, refreshing German-style pils that finishes dry and clean with a creamy, long-lasting head that leaves rich lacing.

Center of the Universe Homefront Orange Zest IPA 4 pack $15.99
Project Description: Brewed with West Coast hops, fresh orange zest, and aged on Louisville Slugger Maple bats, this beer not only pleases the pallet, but raises money for our troops.

Founders Backwoods Bastard Ale 4 pack $17.99

11.6% ABV. 50 IBU,4.35 its BeerAvocate "Must Have"
Founders puts Dirty Bastard Scotch Ale in bourbon barrels for a year to get this complex kick-back-sipper of a barrel aged beer.
Backwoods Bastard was created in 2005 following Founders’ first trials to age Dirty Bastard, a Scotch ale, in bourbon barrels. After more than a decade of perfecting barrel-aged beers like KBS, Backwoods Bastard has also earned a devoted fan base, and will be the first of the Barrel-Aged Series beers to be available on a year-round basis.