Monday, April 13, 2009

Free Italian Wine tasting @ Hollywood Vine 4/14/09

Indigenous varietals. We welcome Alberto Prealoni from Vias Imports. Alberto is anExpert on Italian wines having represented some of the most important wine estates in all of Italy.


Tuesday April 14th, 2009

6:00-9:00 pm

No charge for tastings

Suavia Soave Classico

Lots of lemon, white peach and mineral character, with hints of orange peel and dry almond. Medium-bodied, with good acidity and a crisp finish, leaving a lingering citrus aftertaste. Racy, nervy and delicious. Minerally, almost flinty. 90 Pts Wine Spectator

BTG $6.75 Retail $18.99

Terredora Greco Di Tufo

A very ripe style, with dried pineapple, apricot and hints of milk and vanilla. Full-bodied, round and fruity, with a long, flavorful finish. 90pts Wine Spectator

BTG $7.25 Retail $19.99

Castello Di Meleto Rosso Toscano

There's lots of bright blackberry character on the nose. Full-bodied, with soft tannins and a spicy, fruity and meaty aftertaste. A juicy, fruity wine. 88pts Wine Spectator

BTG $5.25 Retail $13.99

Terredora Aglianico

Shows rich plum, berry and chocolaty oak character on a full body, with fine tannins and a medium finish. Nicely structured. 88 Pts Wine Spectator

BTG $7.25 Retail $19.99

Damilano Barolo

There's plenty of crushed blackberry and flowers on the nose. Full-bodied, showing lots of bright fruit and clean acidity, with a medium finish.

BTG $14.00 Retail $ 39.99

Hollywood Vine

2035 Harrison Street

Hollywood, FL 33020


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