We poured some tasty wines this past Friday, all from Beaujolais. The goal was to show off some of our favorite Crus, and indeed, the Foillard Fleurie that we opened as a surprise was the first to fly off the shelves.
Recap of our 1/5/18 Tasting: Winter Wines for by the Fireside
Colin Barollet 2015 (Bourgogne, France)
rich chardonnay from this domaine in Meursault
Piedrasassi Syrah 2016 (Sta. Barbara, California)
syrah from Sashi Moorman! This was the most popular wine at the tasting.
Canon Saint-Michel 2011 (Bordeaux, France)
a classic Bordeaux from the undiscovered, tiny AOC of Canon Fronsac, located right next to Pomerol
Clos la Coutale Malbec 2015 (Cahors, France)
rich, lush wine from the original homeland of Malbec
Taylor Fladgate Fine Tawny Port (Porto, Portugal)
three hundred years of tradition...
Last Friday (December 29th) we finished out the year with a special tasting of sparkling wines, hosted by Kendall Koehler from Elite wines. Here were the wines: