Plano Wine Guy

Plano Wine Guy

194 posts

  • Armand De Brignac Brut Champagne one year ago Armand De Brignac Brut Champagne Recommended
    Green bottle for the masters of golf. Same fruit as gold bottle
  • Armand De Brignac Brut Champagne one year ago Armand De Brignac Brut Champagne Recommended
    Easy grapefruit. Perfect bubbles. Light and fruity.
  • Chianti Classico Riserva 2006 one year ago Chianti Classico Riserva 2006 Recommended
    Little white pepper and classic chianti flavors on the nose. Little dry with good earth tones. Just classic wonderful chianti.
  • 2009 Capitel De Roari Amarone Della Valpolicella one year ago 2009 Capitel De Roari Amarone Della Valpolicella
    Good easy nose. Big plum flavors with easy tannins. Slight earth tones with easy smoke. Needs to breath and can be cellared for 5 yrs at least.
  • Steltzner Vineyards Napa Valley one year ago Steltzner Vineyards Napa Valley
    Stags leap fruit 22 months French oak. Cassis and black pepper. Hint of coco creamness with easy cab flavors mixed in. Needs to breath to open upore flavors. Can be tight when firat open.
  • The Velvet Devil Merlot 2011 one year ago The Velvet Devil Merlot 2011 Recommended
    Good color easy nose. Good easy fruit for Merlot. Malbec mixed in gives a good roundness to the wine. Good with rich flavored food. Food enhancing wine.
  • Oddero Barolo 2007 one year ago Oddero Barolo 2007
    Easy tobacco with forest decay on the nose. Easy up front. Needs to breath. Old world style. Very nice.
  • Roscato Rosso Dolce 2011 one year ago Roscato Rosso Dolce 2011
    Olive Garden exclusive. Really easy sweetness.
  • Serralunga d'Alba Barolo 2007 one year ago Serralunga d'Alba Barolo 2007 Recommended
    Slight hues of good easy brown colors. Easy nose with some white pepper. Big up front flavors perfect dryness. Hints of vanillia and good long lasting dried fruit flavors. Another good one to age. Brought this one in!!!
  • Briccotondo Piemonte Doc Barbera 2010 one year ago Briccotondo Piemonte Doc Barbera 2010 Recommended
    Earth tones with slight tobacco. Forest decay hints of plums and pepper. Slightly young but just wonderful. Even better the next day.
  • La Segreta Sicily 2010 one year ago La Segreta Sicily 2010
    Indigenous grape Nero d'Avola with a blend. Needs to breath when open. Little pepper with easy earth tones. Good easy mushroom with highlights of black cherry. Good tannins.
  • Planeta La Segreta Sicily Igt 2010 one year ago Planeta La Segreta Sicily Igt 2010 Recommended
    Wonderful color for a blended wine. Big nose some peach and melon. Rhine flavors from the wine on the nose. Nice and light pulls in the glands with good flavors. Want to bring this in due to something different.
  • Trentino Pinot Grigio 2011 one year ago Trentino Pinot Grigio 2011
    Easy lemon , good color 20 yr old vines. Good character. Nice fruit and great flavors. Good after flavors.
  • Bran Caia 2008 one year ago Bran Caia 2008
    Pronounced smoke with some tobacco. Goes toward earth tones and carries both cherry and earth flavors well but is a young wine. Great for cellaring. Good dryness which would go great with red sauce and gamey meats. Great with lamb and mushrooms, dark sauce is needed.
  • Bran Caia Toscana 2009 one year ago Bran Caia Toscana 2009
    Good nose some white pepper. Small hints of decay. Esaty up front, slowly builds into a full bodied Rosso. Gamey foods will go wonderful with this wine.
  • Bran Caia Toscana 2010 one year ago Bran Caia Toscana 2010 Recommended
    Easy nose. Cherry up front. Very light acidic. Quick finish with some slight creamy finish.
  • Pinot Grigio Mezzacorona 2011 one year ago Pinot Grigio Mezzacorona 2011
    Extremely light palate. Easy fruit with a quick finish. Should be a good wine to have at the pool side. Little crisp melon and slight lemon flavors.
  • Champagne Dom Perignon Oenotheque 1996 one year ago Champagne Dom Perignon Oenotheque 1996
    1996 Oenotheque vintage. Easy minerality on the nose. Fig on the nose. Not as big as the 2002. 12 yrs in cellars. Smooth and excellent flavors that last. The flavor still goes on. Many fruit flavors intense across the palate. Wonderful after palate flavors just keeps going.
  • Dom Perignon Millesime Champagne 2002 one year ago Dom Perignon Millesime Champagne 2002 Recommended
    2002 Rose Vintage. Earth tones on the nose. Cherry but subtle. Creamy notes. I pick up the smoke on the palate but the color is very wonderful copper amber color. Heavy on the front end but turns light and lifts up the palate.
  • Champagne Dom Perignon 2003 one year ago Champagne Dom Perignon 2003 Recommended
    Good fruit flavor. Wonderful minerality with classic Dom flavors.
  • Messina Hof Cabernet Sauvignon 2010 one year ago Messina Hof Cabernet Sauvignon 2010
    Very tight and young flavors on the nose. Needs to breath. Young cab with good fruit. Going to age well. Slight dark berry flavors. Easy dryness at the end. Good first cab of the day.