Paola T.

Paola T.

92 posts

  • 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
  • Weingut Paulinshof Riesling Kabinett 2011 one year ago Weingut Paulinshof Riesling Kabinett 2011
    2011. Proper young Mosel chintz with slate backbone and super acidity, v. long finish. Delicious.
  • Chateau Rives Blanques Limoux 2010 one year ago Chateau Rives Blanques Limoux 2010
    Chenin, Chardonnay & Mauzac blend. Supple texture. Spicy, creamy, soft apples, straw. Great blend - interesting.
  • Pigato Riviera Ligure Di Ponente 2011 one year ago Pigato Riviera Ligure Di Ponente 2011
    Vermentino by another name. Thrilling ripe apricot & zinc nose. Precise on palate, crunchy. White grapefuit finish.
  • Mandrarossa Grecanico 2012 one year ago Mandrarossa Grecanico 2012
    Crisp, fresh peach palate with spritz of lemon, touch of spice. Appealingly aromatic on nose, cinnamon stick hints.
  • Kaisevstuhl Pinot Noir 2010 one year ago Kaisevstuhl Pinot Noir 2010
    Johner's Kaiserstuhl PN 10. Pert, fruity, voluptuous, Similarities to Marlb. NZ pinots. Fungal hints under prettiness.
  • 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 one year ago Fondo Filara Frappato Sicilia
    Nicosia Fondo Filara Frappato '11. Crisp mulberries & strawbs. Saline, earthy,pithy finish. Serve lightly chilled.
  • Felton Road Riesling 2009 one year 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 one year ago Occhipinti Il Frappato 2009
    Occhipinti Il Frappato 09 lightly chilled. Haunting. Complex. Sweet, sour, salty, earthy, mulberries, cherries.
  • Saten Wine 2007 one year 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 one year 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 one year 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.