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Renieri Invetro Red Blend

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Renieri Invetro Red Blend

This Tuscan-style red blend, a combination of Sangiovese (50%), Merlot (25%) and Cabernet Sauvignon (25%), pours ruby red in the glass. On the nose, there are aromas of red plums and raspberry. On the palate there is pronounced acidity with tastes of tart blueberries and cherries. The tannins are firm and balanced. The finish is semi-dry and smooth.

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Castoro Cellars Zinfusion Wine Review

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Castoro Cellars Zinfusion Wine Review

Once in awhile, you taste a wine that really resonates with your palate. Zinfusion from Castoro Cellars did it for me. I had heard good things about this winery, and was looking forward to the opportunity to taste one of their wines. I was not disappointed.

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Straight Shooter Pinot Noir 2018 Wine Review

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Straight Shooter Pinot Noir 2018 Wine Review

In the glass, the wine pours ruby red. On the nose, there are aromas of dark cherry, purple plums, earth, oak and spice. On the palate, there's a powerful fruit-forward berry-burst in the mouth with the same earth, oak and spiciness. It lingers long with a smooth finish, soft tannins and balanced acidity. 

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Peltier Home Grown Estate Lodi Chardonnay 2018 Wine Review

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Peltier Home Grown Estate Lodi Chardonnay 2018 Wine Review

This is an unoaked-style Chardonnay with a small amount of Vermentino and Sauvignon Blanc blended in. The color is straw yellow in the glass with aromas of grass, pineapple and minerals. It is smooth on the palate with a slightly acidic finish.

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Cantina Zaccagnini Montepulciano d'Abruzzo Wine Review

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Cantina Zaccagnini Montepulciano d'Abruzzo Wine Review

Montepulciano d’Abruzzo is wine made from the eponymous grape variety, Montepulciano. Not to be confused to with the wine Vino di nobile Montepulciano which is a red wine made from Sangiovese. Specifically, a wine from the glorious Tuscan hilltop town of the same name. This wine is from the region to the south west of Pescara to the east of Tuscany.

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