Browsing all posts tagged with Tag: Carignane.

2013 Three Wine Co. Rosé

June 30th, 2014 | No Comments

2013 Three Wine Company Rosé Hemp and cranberries in the nose.  The tart palate is surprising even though it doesn’t smell sweet. I should have known… it is Carignane after all. Green vines through the palate.  Herbs and minerals emerge in the finish. Retail: $16.00 http://threewinecompany.com/ (K&S Rating: 4 of 6) Winemaker Notes: “Our Carignane […]

Abundance 2009 Abundantly Rich Red Blend

April 26th, 2014 | No Comments

Abundance 2009 Abundantly Rich Red Blend Lots of assorted red fruit notes.  I found the strawberries to be particularly “abundant.”  I know, that was too easy huh?  Secondary oak acts as a backdrop.  This Carignane, Zin & PS blend is quite the combo.  Like three Great Danes that thing they are lap dogs.  Big aromas. […]

Abundance 2010 Elegante Rosé

March 25th, 2014 | No Comments

Abundance 2010 Elegante Rosé Rosé of Carignane which is a novelty in itself.  Look for over ripe strawberries in the nose.  A sweet and delightful little Rosé with a dabble of tartness.  Not very complex but its not trying to either.  Great Rosé for wine newbies at a great price point.  Solid finish as well. […]

Viaggio 2010 Carignane Reserve

May 31st, 2013 | No Comments

Viaggio 2010 Carignane Reserve An earthy raspberry vibe begs to be paired with some protein.  Slightly sour, moderate tannin structure but balanced finish. Retail: $24 http://www.viaggiowinery.com (K&S Rating: 4) Winemaker Notes: “Extremely smooth, this wine is delicious served with a beef, lamb, or pork dinner. Great for the best of tables, its hints of smoky […]