Join us for our journey through France, starting in the mid-lands of Touraine and ending up in Gaillac in the south. Perfect wines for the summer that is upon us.
2017 Paul Buisse Touraine $10
100% Sauvigon Blanc
For a Touraine Sauvignon, this is rich and ripe with tropical fruits as well as the necessary acidity. It is fruity, with a lightly zesty texture and a soft aftertaste. Drink now. 12.5% alcohol by volume
2014 Domaine des Terrisses Gaillac Rouge $14
50% Braucol, 30% Duras, 20% Syrah
A distinctive blend from the Southwest of France. Expressive with aromas of dark berries, spice and peppers. On the palate the wine is rich and flavorful with a powerful acidity, firm tannins and a wonderful concentration of savory flavors balanced with bright fruit. 13% alcohol by volume
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.