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Double Tasting On 90+ Point Wines! New Italian Releases, Plus Wente Wines

February 23, 2019, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

With hundreds of wines in the store to choose from, sometimes an amazing bottle can slip through the cracks. Not this week. Four critically-acclaimed Italian wines that all earned 90 POINTS AND ABOVE! Wine critics loved these wines, we loved these wines, and we know you will too.

PLUS:

WENTE WINES featuring exceptionally crafted wines at superb prices from the oldest family-owned winery in the United States!

2017 Frescobaldi Alie Rosé
Tuscany, Italy
"This rosé pleases the eye with its delicate pastel pink appearance that leads in delicious and tantalizing aromas and flavors of delicate red fruits, fragrant flowers, and a suggestion of earth. Enjoy the wines crisp and bright finish as an aperitif or with light appetizers.” 90 Points, Wine.com
Regular Price $24.99 per bottle, $299.88 per case
Sale Price $19.99 per bottle, $239.88 per case

2016 Frescobaldi Remole Toscana Rosso
Tuscany, Italy
"Remole 2016 has a deep scarlet-red color, brilliant and intense. The nose reveals decisive scents of redcurrant and blackberry, followed by spicy and balsamic hints of black pepper and eucalyptus. Its main characteristic is its pleasantness, which combines elegance with a great persistence." 90 Points, James Suckling
Regular Price $12.99 per bottle, $155.88 per case
Sale price $10.99 per bottle, $131.88 per case

2013 Marchesi de' Frescobaldi Chianti Rufina Riserva Nipozzano Vecchie Viti
Tuscany, Italy
“The 2013 Chianti Rufina Riserva Nipozzano Vecchie Viti is elegant and sophisticated with mild and somewhat tame intensity all the while. This wine hits all the right sweet spots as a food-friendly Tuscan red that would taste great next to pasta with wild boar ragù. I enjoyed the linearity, honesty and the straightforward nature of this wine.” 92 Points, The Wine Advocate
Regular Price $39.99 per bottle, $479.88 per case
Sale Price $29.99 per bottle, $359.88 per case

2017 Saracco Moscato D’Asti
Piedmont, Italy
"Bright golden straw-yellow. Perfumed aromas of white peach, orange blossom, lime cordial, sage and jasmine. Boasts excellent energy and grip to the flavors of fresh pomaceous orchard fruit and sweet spices. Finishes very long and bright, with strong hints of fresh citrus fruit and vanilla cream.” 93 Points, Antonio Galloni's Vinous
Regular Price $16.99 per bottle, $203.88 per case
Sale price $14.99 per bottle, $179.88 per case

 

 


BONUS TASTING: WENTE!

2016 Wente "Louis Mel" Sauvignon Blanc
Livermore Valley, Central Coast, California
Flinty, mineral-like aromas and flavors lend a complex personality to this compelling, medium-bodied wine. The palate is crisp, dry and citrus-driven, inviting another sip and begging for some fresh-shucked oysters.
90 Points, Wine Enthusiast

Regular Price $19.99 per bottle, $239.88 per case
Sale price $14.99 per bottle, $179.88 per case

2017 Wente Morning Fog Chardonnay
Livermore Valley, Central Coast, California
Lightly minty and peachy in aroma, this wine also delivers rich butter, vanilla and pear flavors and a smooth texture on the palate. A butterscotch note lingers on the finish.
Regular Price $19.99 per bottle, $239.88 per case
Sale price $14.99 per bottle, $179.88 per case

2015 Wente Sandstone Merlot
Livermore Valley, Central Coast, California
Aromatic in black cherry and herb, this is a smooth, round Merlot that'll please many palates, balanced in pleasant fruity tones and vanilla oak.
Regular Price $19.99 per bottle, $239.88 per case
Sale price $14.99 per bottle, $179.88 per case

2016 Wente Southern Hills Cabernet Sauvignon
Livermore Valley, Central Coast, California
Light in savory cranberry and a subdued hint of olive, this medium-bodied Cabernet is soft and ready to drink now. With moderate tannins and more red fruit than black, it will pair easily with meals.
Regular Price $19.99 per bottle, $239.88 per case
Sale price $14.99 per bottle, $179.88 per case