Friday Tasting - Bravo Imports, Fabio Marrone

Friday, December 07, 2018

Time: 05:00pm - 08:00pm

Type: Wine Tasting

Location: The Wine Cabinet

Event Free


Every weekend we have free tastings that give you a chance to explore the wide word of wines! 

Each Friday we try to start your weekend off with a sampling of fine wines and beers that will allow you to relax into your "days off" with a positive note. Always a gathering of friends and neighbors and good conversation.

Come in this weekend and visit with us!


The Wines!!

Chardonnay Bevion 2017, Boeri $15.99
Color - hay yellow with golden hue
Aroma - its attractive and elegant aromas hint at sweet lemon
Flavors - fresh and medium-bodied, exhibits ripe fruit, fine purity, and an elegant, crisp, savory finish;
it possesses a surprising character.

Zinfandel Lodi 2014, Starry Nights $16.99
2014 Lodi Zinfandel is made using traditional winemaking methods and is representative of the fine Zinfandels that have been grown in this appellation for over 100 years.
This wine is well structured with fresh flavors of blackberries and cherries with hints of pepper, spice and eucalyptus.  Our Lodi Zinfandel can be paired with many dishes, but is especially good with pasta, steak, lamb, burgers, pizza, stinky cheese and chocolate flavored breakfast cereal.

Petit Sirah North Coast 2013, Stary Nights $23.99
Our 2013 North Coast Petite Sirah has deep, rich fruit driven flavors of ripe plums and black cherries with hints of anise and white pepper. This Petite Sirah is ready to drink now, but will age for many years to come. It pairs well with beef, lamb, spicy foods and hearty pasta.
Production of this wine was very limited with only 200 cases bottled.

Vino Nobile di Montepulciano Arbos 2012, Famiglia Castellani $21.9
Ruby red colour tending to garnet with ageing. 
Characteristic bouquet, delicate with notes of violets and typical aromas of tobacco and leather.
Great tannins on the palate, dry and harmonious.
FOOD PAIRINGS - Ideal with all Mediterranean dishes, roast, game meat and spicy cheese.

Brunello di Montalcino Solaria 2012, Patrizia Cencioni $54.99
Deep ruby red, limpid. Clean and tenuous with hints of the wood where it matured. Good tannins and full bodied, soft and powerful.14.5%
Color: Intense ruby red with garnet reflections, limpid.
Nose: Enveloping with intense fruit, well blended with the oak in which it was aged
Taste: Elegant and distinctive, structured and firm with ultra-fine tannins and a juicy, delicious and very persistent finish. A full-bodied, opulent wine that shows complexity and finesse.

The Beers!!

Collective Arts Life in the Clouds 4 pack $14.99
Simcoe and Mosaic hops balance each other to make this juicy IPA explosively fruit forward in both taste and aroma while curbing any unbearable sweetness to make an extremely drinkable beer. 

Schlafly Tasmanian IPA 4 pack $12.99
”Pours a clear light orange with about a finger of white head. Aroma is strongly citrus with a little grass. Medium bitter and light sweet. Loads of citrus and tropical fruits. Medium bodied with a somewhat sticky texture. Lively carbonation and a very long finish.”

SixPoint Righteous Ale Barrel Aged 4 pack $17.99
After years of tinkering with small batch, we went all in on this barrel fleet. Hundreds of Woodforde Reserve Rye barrels from and Widow Jane Bourbon barrels house the precious liquid that makes up Sixpoint’s second ever network wide barrel-aged release.