Finca Flichman 2013 “Paisaje de Barrancas” Mendoza

This is a growling beast of a wine, trained from birth to dominate the dining room table and chew up any wine glass it is poured into. The nose is oak-dominant with toasted spice and sweet vanilla that turn quickly into toasted caramel and burning chocolate. Flavors...

Maquis 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon Colchagua Valley

A lush and delightful bottle of Cabernet Sauvignon from one the world’s top Cabernet growing regions. Aromas of liquorice and sandalwood are accented by iron and fresh leather. On the palate, cream and espresso move into a napoleon of black fruit and belgian...

Cesarini Sartori 2007 “Signae” Sagrantino di Montefalco

Garrigue and camphor on the nose and a finish of peppered beef jerky. In between, toasted spices and black fruit get busy and a massive but elegant core of tannins take this all the way. Very good Sagrantino. Additional notes of creme brulee and melted liquorice round...