This Weekend’s Bottle Specials

This Weekend’s Bottle Specials

This Weekend’s Bottle Specials

Jax Y3 “Taureau” & Kettmeir Muller-Thurgau

50% off bottles Friday and Saturday! … while supplies last, of course

Happy Weekend, Friends!

Two great specials this weekend…

Jax Family Vineyards Y3 Taureau

Jax Y3 Taureau is a red blend, but Merlot predominates at 50%; Cab Sauv makes up another 25%, Syrah 20% and Zinfandel 5%. Ruby purple in color, with loads of black cherry and briary black currant fruit, the wine is meaty and refreshing, with hints of mocha and earth. A beautifully rich, concentrated, irresistible style of wine to drink casually or with serious cuisine.

Kettmeir Muller-Thurgau

This predominately German / Austrian grape variety comes from Alto-Adige / S├╝dtirol in Italy, an area that was part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire until annexed by Italy in 1919 following the aftermath of WWI. It’s a mountainous area bordered by both modern Austria and Switzerland. As you might expect this white wine is a perfect accompaniment to rich Northern Italian dishes with butter, cream and cheese. It’s got a great acidity that shows peach, pineapple, orange zest and a hint of grapefruit.

Pairings? For the red: mushrooms (stuffed or flatbread), meatballs or tomato sauce (Margherita Flatbread). For the white: Any of our flatbreads or shrimp dishes. Or… the new cheeses for either one.

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