After yesterday’s sorjourn to Italy, we are working our way around the Mediterraen to the south of France for a little lunchtime rosé and a dinner red.
2016 Mont Gravet Cinsault Rosé $10
A dry Languedoc Rosé with aromas of raspberries and pears. 12% alcohol by volume
2008 Clos Saint Georges Cuvée Chevalière $12
50% Grenache, 50% Syrah
A juicey Roussillon Red, with with enough age to smooth out the edges. Kirsh, licorice and fine tannins.
Madrona Wine Merchants offers free wine tastings featuring 4-5 selections on a theme every Saturday from 2 until the bottles run out and on Sunday we offer a mini-tasting of two wines all day from 11-5