Paola T.

Paola T.

92 posts

  • 7 months ago
    The 2011 is intensly floral for a red. Violets & roses. Succulent black cherries & red plums. Dry finish. Captivating.
  • 7 months ago
    Rich lemon nose, tropical hints. Hay,, white grapefruit, stony on palate, nutty. then salty. Weighty, spirity on finish.
  • 7 months ago
    Blend of grapes incl. Cab, Pinot, Kadarka. Smooth red cherry, licorice, soft earthy underbrlly. Soft, drying tannins.
  • 7 months ago
    Off dry blend of Furmint & Harslevelu. Alsace in style w/waxy, honeyed richness + a nod to aged Hunter Valley Semillon
  • 7 months ago
    Intense red cherry fruit, bags of peppery spice, elegant, supple, balanced. Hard to believe it's 15%.
  • 7 months ago
    A Riesling for Chardonnay lovers. Rich & peachy, creamy. 2g/l RS. Lime blossom in finish. From warmer Pfalz region.
  • 7 months ago
    Grapey, blossomy, textured w/ wet pebbles on finish & gd acidity. Muller Thurgau. Riesling lovers will like this.
  • 10 months ago
    Mandarin flesh, peach kernels, body & warm spicy finish. For under £10, this has more character than its peers. Istrian
  • Crivelli Ruche 2011 one year 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 one year 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 one year 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 one year ago Laroche Chablis 2011
    Chablis with curves. Pristine, citrus, mineral with gentle indulating edges.
  • Clos De Caveau Les Bateliers one year 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 one year 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