Paola T.

Paola T.

92 posts

  • Domaine Parigot Savigny Les Beaune 2008 one year ago Domaine Parigot Savigny Les Beaune 2008
    Seductive rasperry, earthy nose w/smoke, roses. Still young but luxe match for roast chicken or turkey. Domaine Parigot.
  • Batic Wine one year ago Batic Wine
    Batic Zaria '10 from Slovenia. Minimal intervation. Crushed coriander seed & grapefruit nose. Floral addition on palate
  • King Family Vineyards Meritage 2006 one year ago King Family Vineyards Meritage 2006
    King Family Vineyards Meritage 06. Like a bright red satin ribbon wrapping round your tongue. Nuances of cedar & tar.
  • Pollak Merlot 2009 one year ago Pollak Merlot 2009
    Pollack Merlot 09. Raspberry, Eng. breakfast tea, hint of leather on nose. Lively palate, red berries, herbaceous.
  • Eugenio Rosi 7 Otto Nove Cabernet Franc one year ago Eugenio Rosi 7 Otto Nove Cabernet Franc
    Eugenio Rosi 7 Otto Nove. Mild funk on nose disappears soon after opening. Captivating blackcurrants. Focus & depth.
  • Battle Of Bosworth Mclaren Vale 2011 one year ago Battle Of Bosworth Mclaren Vale 2011
    Pure, soft and 'real' Aussie shiraz. Molasses, bacon & plums on nose (teeny hint of funk). Fresh & deep on palate.
  • Notios Peloponnisos 2009 one year ago Notios Peloponnisos 2009
    Notios 2009 white wine from Gaia. Lightly aromatic, wet pebbles & apples, lemon pith finish. Tasty midweek stuff.
  • Donnhoff Riesling Spatlese 2003 one year ago Donnhoff Riesling Spatlese 2003
    Donnhoff NK Spat. Riesling 03. Lime marmalade, wet stones, hint of freesia, searing acidity. Sublime.
  • Camillo De Lellis Biferno Rosso Riserva one year ago Camillo De Lellis Biferno Rosso Riserva
    Biferno Rosso 2007. Crushed forest fruits, granite & streak of molasses. Velvety. Mid-weight. V. good for just under £7.
  • Fondo Filara Frappato Sicilia 2 years ago Fondo Filara Frappato Sicilia
    Nicosia Fondo Filara Frappato '11. Crisp mulberries & strawbs. Saline, earthy,pithy finish. Serve lightly chilled.
  • Felton Road Riesling 2009 2 years ago Felton Road Riesling 2009
    Felton Road Block 1 Riesling 09. Spatlese-style. Lime cordial & jasmine nose. Sweet w/good (if not great) sharpness.
  • Occhipinti Il Frappato 2009 2 years ago Occhipinti Il Frappato 2009
    Occhipinti Il Frappato 09 lightly chilled. Haunting. Complex. Sweet, sour, salty, earthy, mulberries, cherries.
  • Saten Wine 2007 2 years ago Saten Wine 2007
    Fratelli Berlucchi Franciacorta Saten 07. Moire silk texture. Voluptuous folds of orchard fruit shot thru with citrus.
  • Poggio Al Vento Brunello Di Montalcino 2004 2 years ago Poggio Al Vento Brunello Di Montalcino 2004
    Col D'Orcia P. Al Vento Brunello 04. Billows of red cherries, glass toffee, autumn leaves, Fragrant yet earthy. Sublime.
  • Freemark Abbey Napa Valley Cabernet Bosche 1978 2 years ago Freemark Abbey Napa Valley Cabernet Bosche 1978
    1978 single vineyard Cab from Freemark Abbey in Napa. Cassis, coffee, cinnamon. Began to fade after 30 mins. A treat.
  • Antech Blanquette De Limoux 2 years ago Antech Blanquette De Limoux
    Antech Blanquette de Limoux brut nature. Clean, lime & straw, refreshing finish. Invigorating.
  • Anfora Trio 2010 2 years ago Anfora Trio 2010
    Anfora Trio 2010, Shiraz, Cab. S & Kalecik Karasi Turkish blend via M&S. Cherry cola & bitter choc. Open day before.
  • Chablis Albert Bichot 1831 2 years ago Chablis Albert Bichot 1831
    Domaine Long-Depaquit Chablis 2010. Texture of lemon mousse. Mineral, fresh, light creaminess. Bliss.
  • Raimat Abadia Blanc De Blancs 2010 2 years ago Raimat Abadia Blanc De Blancs 2010
    Raimat Abadia 2010. Simple, crisp, fruity blend of Chardonnay & Albarino. Made for lazy afternoons on warm days.
  • Bourgogne Chardonnay 2009 2 years ago Bourgogne Chardonnay 2009
    Coche-Bizouard Bourgogne Blanc 09. Voluptuous yet fresh. Light toast. Punching way above its price. Sensational.
  • The Wolftrap Viognier Chenin Blanc 2010 2 years ago The Wolftrap Viognier Chenin Blanc 2010
    The Wolftrap 2010. Greengages, apricots, green apples studded with cloves. Structured. Unctuous mouthfeel. Needs food.