Wine of the Day: Troublemaker – Paso Robles Red Blend, California
BLEND: 54% Syrah, 22% Grenache, 13% Mourvedre, 11% Zinfandel
The Troublemaker is a blend crafted from multiple varietals and vintages. The majority of the wine comes from 2011 vintage, with a remaining portion coming from 2010. The younger wine brings forth a youthful vibrancy and freshness while the base vintage (2011) adds complexity and structure that completes the wine. Troublemaker combines elegance and power. Dark ruby in color, it displays robust aromas of ripe black cherry, vanilla, nutmeg and tobacco. On the palate, the wine is full-bodied with a velvety mouthfeel. Vibrant flavors of red berries and strawberry are layered with pepper, cocoa and anise. Displaying structure and balance, it will age beautiful.
Wine of the Day: Candor Lot 6 Zinfandel – Paso Robles California
Candor Zinfandel exhibits aromatics of bright red fruit, vanilla and all spice. The initial flavors of strawberry, cherry and licorice integrate well with the smooth silky tannins. Lush and rich, yet not over powering, Candor Zinfandel culminates with lasting notes of cedar wood, pepper and the Zinfandel zing that made this variety so popular.
Every month or so, we host dinner event with neighbor restaurants in Jackson Heights, Queens to do fine foods pairing with wines. These are exclusive events for our customers and friends. We paired five different courses with five different wines. We tailored each course to pair with each wine to bring you the ultimate wine and food experience. Each Addictive Wine and Dine Event, we invite shows that are suitable for the foods you are having. Our March Wine and Dine Fest: Tango Away!, we invited professional Tango dancers from Argentina. Attached, is the youtube video. Enjoy! For future events, please join our mail list at firstname.lastname@example.org