WEEK'S TASTINGS :
Friday, April 21st, 2017 ( 5-8PM ) :
Sotiris Bafitis will be here to try some of his fine Greek, French, Spanish and Italian wines with all of you, from dry red, rose to dry whites, too! Join us, never any charge.
Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 ( 2-6PM ) : Talking to Dan to come and pour an assortment of both Robert Kennedy's fine Italian wines to those of Dan Terrasa , his Bordeaux wines like the ....
1) Chateau CANTELAUDETTE Graves de Vayres 2013 Bordeaux red , that I wrote about already above ,... and,
if all works out, we have Alice Bonaccorsi owner-winemaker of her own Azienda Agricola ALICE BONACCORSI here making a quick cameo appearance to say " caio e a presto Tony! ", and we may also taste her two reds :
1) ROSSORELATIVO Sicilian Rosata 2011 100% Nerello Mascalese, a real treat, $32.99 that drinks deliciously like an elegant dry red with style, ebulance, joy, energy, rythym, tempo, good acidity and light layers of spice, earth, warmth and texture and tactility soooooo, on the palate! Yes! With 14.5% alcohol by volume, a winner.
2) CRUCIMONACI 2008 V.Q.P.R.D. Etna Rosso Sicilian 80% Nerello Mascalese and 20% Cappucio , $47.99, with 14.5% alcohol by volume, it reminds me of really special amazing red Burgundy from France, si si oui oui oui oui oui! Love it!
AND we will taste her dry white, too, and Etna bianco made of the Carricante and Catarratto indigenous grapes!
AND , remember that Robert Kennedy will have owner-winemaker Marianna here of her own PIETRAVENTOSA winery in Pulgia, Italy here to taste her two Primitivo reds as well as her Primitivo dry rose, ESTROSA, $19.99, from Murgia, a 2014 now, we will taste the 2015 then, from Giola del Colle, with 13.5% alcohol by volume. MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
SAVE ON WINES here every Wednesday, always TWO WAYS to save UP to 20% OFF, and ONE WAY to save 15% OFF. Call and ask either me, Tony, or Chris more about this. Be sure and place your orders and pay on Wednesday to SAVE BIG. Call if you cannot come : 202-363-4265. Cheers!
Sat, 04/22/2017 - 2:00pm - 6:00pm