Paola T.

Paola T.

92 posts

  • 2 months ago
    The 2011 is intensly floral for a red. Violets & roses. Succulent black cherries & red plums. Dry finish. Captivating.
  • 2 months ago
    Rich lemon nose, tropical hints. Hay,, white grapefruit, stony on palate, nutty. then salty. Weighty, spirity on finish.
  • 2 months ago
    Blend of grapes incl. Cab, Pinot, Kadarka. Smooth red cherry, licorice, soft earthy underbrlly. Soft, drying tannins.
  • 2 months ago
    Off dry blend of Furmint & Harslevelu. Alsace in style w/waxy, honeyed richness + a nod to aged Hunter Valley Semillon
  • 2 months ago
    Intense red cherry fruit, bags of peppery spice, elegant, supple, balanced. Hard to believe it's 15%.
  • 2 months ago
    A Riesling for Chardonnay lovers. Rich & peachy, creamy. 2g/l RS. Lime blossom in finish. From warmer Pfalz region.
  • 2 months ago
    Grapey, blossomy, textured w/ wet pebbles on finish & gd acidity. Muller Thurgau. Riesling lovers will like this.
  • 5 months ago
    Mandarin flesh, peach kernels, body & warm spicy finish. For under £10, this has more character than its peers. Istrian
  • Crivelli Ruche 2011 9 months ago Crivelli Ruche 2011
    Rare Piemonte grape Ruchè with a distictive geranium smell, plus cherries, roses, earth on palate. V. fresh for 14.5%
  • Cutizzi Greco Di Tufo Feudi Di San Gregorio 2012 9 months ago Cutizzi Greco Di Tufo Feudi Di San Gregorio 2012
    Ripe apples, straw, confit lemons, zinc, petrichor aroma, white flower & raw almond finish. Satisfying mouthfeel, fresh
  • Domaine Saumaize La Roche Macon Vergisson 2011 9 months ago Domaine Saumaize La Roche Macon Vergisson 2011
    Round, clean, balanced, delicious. A very classy unoaked Burgundy from a less sexy region.
  • Laroche Chablis 2011 10 months ago Laroche Chablis 2011
    Chablis with curves. Pristine, citrus, mineral with gentle indulating edges.
  • Clos De Caveau Les Bateliers 10 months ago Clos De Caveau Les Bateliers
    Clos de Caveau Les Bataliers 2011. Bright, fresh, juicy. A copper coin helps bring out the best.
  • Meursault 1996 10 months ago Meursault 1996
    17-year-old Meursault that still feels buttery & fresh, with vegetal undercurrents. A treat.
  • Quinta Do Correio 2010 one year ago Quinta Do Correio 2010
    Soft and plush with a savoury, frisky edge.
  • 2008 Colli Tortonesi Derthona, Claudio Mariotto (Piemonte) one year ago 2008 Colli Tortonesi Derthona, Claudio Mariotto (Piemonte)
    Like an aged Semillon crossed with a Roussanne. A touch unbalanced (14%ABV) but good depth & texture. Fine w/asparagus.
  • Osborne Capuchino Palo Cortado one year ago Osborne Capuchino Palo Cortado
    Osborne Capuchino 30-year-old Palo Cortsdo. Chicory, toasted almonds, iodine, caramel. Weighty and fresh.
  • Cornas Red Rhone Wine 2006 one year ago Cornas Red Rhone Wine 2006
    Vincent Paris Granite 30. Intense black olive aromas. Dark, seductive, structured palate. Gorgeous Cornas.
  • Pyramid Valley Vineyards Lions Tooth Chardonnay 2010 one year ago Pyramid Valley Vineyards Lions Tooth Chardonnay 2010
    Stunning, butter-soft Chardonnay with citrus core. Minimal interventionist. Needs decanting. Pyramid Valley, NZ.
  • Domaine Didier Charavin Prestige Rasteau one year ago Domaine Didier Charavin Prestige Rasteau
    Charavin Prestige Rasteau '10. Bright, full bodied, black fruits, liquorice, pepper. Nicely dirty edges.
  • Domaine Sylvain Gaudron Vouvray one year ago Domaine Sylvain Gaudron Vouvray
    1990 Sylvian Goudron Vouvray Moelleux. Honey, lime, pears barely captures its complexity and utter beauty. Amazing stuff