Paola T.

Paola T.

92 posts

  • 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.
  • Antech Blanquette De Limoux one year ago Antech Blanquette De Limoux
    Antech Blanquette de Limoux brut nature. Clean, lime & straw, refreshing finish. Invigorating.
  • Anfora Trio 2010 one year 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 one year 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 one year 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 one year 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 one year ago The Wolftrap Viognier Chenin Blanc 2010
    The Wolftrap 2010. Greengages, apricots, green apples studded with cloves. Structured. Unctuous mouthfeel. Needs food.
  • Dr Loosen Riesling Kabinett 2010 2 years ago Dr Loosen Riesling Kabinett 2010
    Dr. Loosen Urziger Wurtzgarten Riesling Kab. '10. Floral as a sprigged counterpane, slashed with steel.
  • Chianti Classico Lamole Wine 2 years ago Chianti Classico Lamole Wine
    I Fabbri Lamole Chianti Classico 2008. 100 % Sangiovese Pure, vibrant, crunchy red fruit. Unoaked. Good w/tomato sauces.
  • Vosne Romanee Domaine Jean Grivot 2006 2 years ago Vosne Romanee Domaine Jean Grivot 2006
    Grivot Vosne- Romanee 'Bossieres' 2007. Intense. Fragrant. Dark red velvety rose petals, raspberries and tar.
  • Givry 1er Cru Wine 2 years ago Givry 1er Cru Wine
    Joblot Givry Blanc 'Clos de la Servoisine' 2007. Tingly minerals, pineapple, integrated oak. Mouth-watering & elegant.
  • Barsac Wine 2 years ago Barsac Wine
    Doisy-Daene Barsac 2001. Great balance of richness & acidity. Soft almond nougat & candied clementine peel.
  • 2 years ago
    Bahans Haut-Brion 2005. Masculine. Structured (almost rigid). Cedar, mint, cigars.Very gentleman's club.
  • Chateau Haut Bailly Grand Cru Classe 2004 2 years ago Chateau Haut Bailly Grand Cru Classe 2004
    Chateau Haut-Bailly 2004.Heavenly cassis nose. Granite- crushed blackcurrants, coffee, cedar & lead. Pert. Classic.
  • Single Case Madeira Malvasta 2001 2 years ago Single Case Madeira Malvasta 2001
    Barbieto single vineyard Malvasia Madiera 01 for Fortnum & Mason. Confit orange and grapefruit slices w/citrus spritz.
  • Vina Pomal Crianza 2008 2 years ago Vina Pomal Crianza 2008
    Vina Pomal Crianza '08. A scrunchy red satin ribbon. Fresh, brambles.
  • Sesti Grangiovese 2009 2 years ago Sesti Grangiovese 2009
    Sesti Grangiovese '09. 100% Sangiovese. Mid-weight but lucious. Pure, red-cherry driven with a dark earthy undertow.
  • Kalecik Karasi 2009 2 years ago Kalecik Karasi 2009
    Vinkara Kaleck Karasi 09. Mid-weight & fruity, cherry candy & burnt sugar himts on palate. Fine with lamb tagine.
  • Languedoc 2010 2 years ago Languedoc 2010
    A fat peach, cantaloupe melon & raw almond medley made by Languedoc producer Jean Claude Mas for Sainsbury's. £7.99.
  • Fie Gris 2 years ago Fie Gris
    Fie Gris 2010. Sauvignon Gris from the Loire. Hawthorne, white grapefruit, wet granite, quite weighty mouthfeel.
  • Palataia Pinot Grigio 2011 2 years ago Palataia Pinot Grigio 2011
    Palataia Pinot Grigio 2011. A ripe, rounded PG from Germany with 15% Pinot Bianco. Juicy orchard fruits & citrus finish.