SUNDAY and MONDAY SPECIALS
January 13 and 14
Vecchio Marone Amarone $22.99 (reg. $29.99)
The Vecchio Marone is made of 80% Corvina and 20% Molinara, and is an exceptional value for a rich, smooth, black cherry fruit-driven Amarone. Amarone della Valpolicella is a rich Italian dry red wine made from the partially dried grapes of Corvina, Rondinella and Molinara, in varying percentages. Valpolicella is located in the province of Verona, within the large Veneto region near Venice.
Three Rivers Winery Red Wine $5.99 (reg. $9.99)
This year’s Rivers Red is a great fruity everyday wine to pair with your favorite foods and share with friends. The dominance of Sangiovese creates structure and complexity, while the Malbec, Merlot, Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon provide balance to the wine and add savory notes to this blend. This medium bodied wine is filled with aromas and flavors of strawberry, cherry, raspberry, and finishes with a touch of cedar.
Blend: 45% Sangiovese, 22% Malbec, 15% Merlot, 11% Syrah, 7% Cabernet Sauvignon
"A fresh and inviting red, with crisp acidity set against a plush layer of well-formed blueberry and floral flavors, picking up spicy notes as the finish plays out. Sangiovese, Malbec, Merlot, Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon."
--90 Points, Wine Spectator
Honoro Vera Rioja $7.99 (reg. $9.99)
Made from Tempranillo grapes, native from Rioja located in the north of Spain. Well-balanced wine, very fruity, spicy notes on the mouth, ripe tannins, savory and mineral hints with a pleasant cocoa finish.
Marietta "Angeli Cuvee" Red Wine $27.99 (reg. $34.99)
Angeli Cuvee is rich, voluptuous and sexy. Bright and evocative in the glass, the fruit runs from tart rhubarb all the way to ripe blackberry. A full mouth of fruit yields to stone and earth as the Zinfandel is bolstered by textural Petite Sirah. Brilliant now, this wine will surprise Zinfandel Lovers with its aging ability.
Godina Garnacha $19.99 (reg. $25.99)
Color: dark-red cherry, garnet rim. Nose: aromatic coffee, powerful, fruit liqueur notes, earthy notes, sweet spices. Palate: round, warm, flavorful, smoky aftertaste.
Producer notes: "This ruby/purple-colored wine shows finesse and elegance in addition to moderately intense aromas of spice box, licorice, plums and subtle oak. Rich with velvety tannins, exceptional purity, balance and length. Food pairings: Pasta, middle aged cheeses, sausages, grilled meat of all kinds, barbacue and stews. Alcohol 16.0%."
Meiomi Chardonnay $13.99 (reg. $17.99)
Smooth, opulent layers of pineapple and lemon peel are heightened by sweet smells of honey, almonds, baking spices, and subtle custard notes. The full flavors are highlighted by succulent acidity and a clean, mineral-driven finish.