Guys, this wine - I'm obsessed with it. In a completely healthy way. Domaine Gardien Frères Reserve du Domaine St. Pourcain 2014. You can find it in PA stores for about $18. It is imported by my friends at VinoBliss.
I almost cut this winery from the Charlottesville tour we took last December because it’s owned by Dave Matthews of the Dave Matthews Band and I thought it would be too gimmicky.
This Old World (European) wine exhibits the bold characteristics and a discernible finish.
Made from the impossible-to-pronounce or spell Aghiorghitiko grape, this wine undulates and lifts up the berries and spice with nice depth.
The grapes for this wine were fermented in stainless steel at cool temperatures (around 60F), then the wine was aged in stainless steel.
Scarpetta’s pinot grigio has a lovely brightness and defined fruit notes, but there is also a textural aspect from lees aging.
This falanghina by Terradora is a great alternative to chardonnay. Falanghina is thought to be of Greek origin.
Here, we’ll find stone fruits and minerals alongside a clean finish. Made from Cortese grapes, this wine was fermented and aged in stainless steel, so has never been in contact with oak.