Tannat

    Uruguay on the Schuylkill

    … Quick – what’s your favorite Uruguayan wine? Why the blank stare? Would you want to hear more if I told you that you’re missing out on Tannat, Uruguay’s lush, sexy grape? And what if I point you toward a $20 bottle from a winery owned by a Philly area resident? Believe me, I’m not too far ahead of you. My first exposure to Tannat…

    20 readers - By Pennsylvania Vine Company

    Argi d’Ansa, Irouléguy Rosé 2013, South West France

    …Definitely on the sturdier end of rosé, this is Tannat with a spoonful of Cabernet Sauvignon. At least that’s what it says on the back label – the link below says 100% Tannat… Argi d’Ansa, Irouléguy Rosé 2013, South West France (£9 Exel Wines) We’re not far off red wine here, with plump cherry, raspberry […]…

    3 readers - By Drinking Outside The Box

    Bending Branch Winery Wins Appellation America Awards

    … Rivenburgh. “We are particularly thrilled that our Estate Tannat and Picpoul Blanc achieved BOA recognition.” Bending Branch won a total of four Best of Appellation Double Gold Medals, signifying exceptional expression of regional character/quality, including the following three Texas wines: 2012 Picpoul Blanc, Estate (Texas Hill…

    16 readers - By Texas Wine Lover

    A Taste of Science at Doukenie Winery

    …The first Saturday of every month Doukenie Winery (Hillsboro, VA) hosts a very informative and interesting event: A Taste of Science at Doukenie Winery. Led by geologist Leanne Wiberg, the program starts with a tour and wine tasting in the depths of the facility followed by a vineyard tour of the winery's experimental vineyard. After a year…

    7 readers - By Virginia Wine TV

    GRAFFIGNA CENTENARIO ELEVATION RED BLEND RESERVE 2012

    … percentages: 20% Bonarda, 20% Cabernet Saugivnon, 20% Malbec, 20% Syrah, 20% Tannat. This wine is a beautiful dark purple with light edges, letting a garnet hue of light shine in the wine when swirling. The nose is full of dark berries, a little bit of toast with hints of earth. The flavor is full of jammy dark berries and bright red fruit acidity…

    By D' Vine Wine Time