Wine & Beer Samples 02-17-2017

Bell’s Two Hearted Ale (MI)

Brewed with 100% Centennial hops from the Pacific Northwest; This IPA is bursting with hop aromas ranging from pine to grapefruit from massive hop additions in both the kettle and the fermenter; Perfectly balanced with a malt backbone and combined with the signature fruity aromas of Bell’s house yeast, this beer is remarkably drinkable and well suited for adventures everywhere.

 

Barao de Figueira White 2014 (Portugal)

Fragrant, fresh wine made of 100% Siria; Soft and rounded; Lemon and light spiciness with cool acidity; This is an easy wine that is ripe with apple and fresh lemon juice and ready to drink.

 

Barao de Figueira Red 2013 (Portugal)

Blend of 40% Touriga Nacional, 40% Tinta Roriz, and 20% Touriga Franca; Elegant, Fragrant, and Fresh wine; This is a rich and spicy wine that has a pure streak of fruit freshness and a firmly tannic core; Red berry and black plum flavors come through strongly along with a balanced acidity.

 

Jax Y3 Taureau Red Blend 2014 (CA)

Blend of 45% Merlot, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Syrah, and 10% Zinfandel; This unique blend pushes through to the senses aromas of blackberry and violets. A beautifully sexy wine, with a dense purple color; Big kiss of blackberry and cassis liqueur, licorice and spice followed by lush, heady, full-bodied flavors that caress the palate. Balanced and delicious, this wine drinks well upon release and will cellar till 2020 and beyond.

 

Prime’s Tawny Port (Portugal)

Blondish red appearance; Red fruit jam aroma; Sweet taste with fine wood and vanilla hints; Prime’s Tawny Port is drawn from wines selected for their smoothness and mellow character.