On the nose and the palate: black currant, herbs like mint, cherry, violet, a little bit of funk, butterscotch, and some meatiness. Like a pair of deep black currant mood panties with the words "juicy and tight" written on it. Seductive & provocative. Available at the Wine Merchant.
Ep. 68, Monopole
This white Rioja has on the nose and the palate: lime zest, grapefruit, green apple, minerality, wet stone essence, honey. Vibrant, not very sweet. A pair of neon pink bright stretchy boy shorts like 1980s neon colors. Available at the Wine Merchant.
Ep. 69, Come Hell or High Water
A blend of Cabernet, Mourvedre, & Grenache with it's own character. This amazing wine has a terroir, butterscotch meat with Bubblelicious grape taste on the palate with a gorgeous funkiness. We just can't get enough! Buy this as soon as it's available every year. Available at the Wine Merchant.
Ep. 70, Luca
On the nose and palate: dense, dark fruit with long finish, baking spice, structure, tannins, earth. Delightful, silky, smooth easy to drink a lot of it. A opportunistic pair of panties that moves and breathes with you. Available at the Wine Merchant.
Ep. 71, Invetro
On the nose: smoky earthiness, full-bodied, diverse and complex. On palate - soft, red plum, blackberries, dark fruit notes. Available at Total Wine & More
Ep. 72, Ameztoi
A rosé from the Basque region of Spain. On the nose - tart berries: red cherry, cranberry On the palate: all that plus effervescence and minerality. Available at the Wine Merchant.
Ep. 73, Cà del Magro
A lovely white wine nothing like a chardonnay. Ton of minerality, citrus, clementine, golden color, nice body, long finish, some salinity. Under $20. Available at the Wine Merchant.
Ep. 74, Romanico
Dark fruits, black fruits, blackberry, plum, oak, vanilla, leather. Lots of earth, cocoa, mushroomy delicious best with dinner. Available at the Wine Merchant.
Ep. 75, Les Caprices d'Anais
A Bordeaux rosé with a lovely pink color. Dry, crisp, and very easy to drink. Check your local wine shop.
Ep. 76, Chateau de Francs
A lovely burgundy. On the nose: beautiful notes of pomegranate, cherry, earth, On the palate: darker fruits of black berry, plum, earth, & mushroomy terroir. Available at the Wine Merchant.
Ep. 77, Rousanne
A California wine with a St. Louis connection. Rare & voluptuous white wine, with minerality and sunshine. Available at the Wine Merchant.
Ep. 78, Clos de Napa
Nose: aromas of raspberry & lavender, toasty vanilla & toffee. Palate: Rich black plum and black cherry while an underlying note of mocha compliments the bold, firm texture and full body Available at the Wine Merchant.
Ep. 79, Antonutti Pinot Nero
Rich in sweet red fruit, raspberries and cherry. Slight graphite, smoke and minerals. Light oak, flavor profile hits big and disappears quick.. Available at the Wine Merchant.
Ep. 80, Giocato Brut Jongleur
Bright, vivacious sparkling brut, with aromas of fresh lime, flowers and minerals. Available at the Wine Merchant.