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Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Tuesday's Cupboard—Valentine's Day Wines

Romance & lovely wines for your Valentine



FLOWERS
2012 Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir

A gorgeous wine

Exquisite 2012 Pinot Noir from Flowers_Sonoma Coast
$40 /bottle wine.com
  • Deep ruby color 
  • Aromas of wild strawberries, cranberries, savory dried herbs & forest floor
  • On the palate, Bing cherry, raspberry & pomegranate
  • Harvested in early morning, 20 days on the skins, bottled in September 2013
  • 100 percent Pinot Noir
  • Cellared in French oak for 11 months
  • Pairs with Greyère, Gorgonzola blue, Gouda, Cantel or any light cheddar, French Chèvre


Folie à Deux (Dance of Two)
2012 Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir

What's in your wine cooler?
  • Aged 8 month in 97% French oak barrels, 3% Hungarian oak barrels
  • 100 percent Pinot Noir
  • Sourced from Sonoma Coast AVA (American Viticultural Area)
  • Long & smooth finish
  • Pairs with grilled chicken, fresh vegetable fettuccine
  • Dessert pairing with vanilla ice cream bathed in strawberry & dark chocolate sauce

Marilyn Wines

My favorite size glass, even for whites
  • A sparkling pink wine for special occasions
  • Sonoma Coast, Los Carneros Region
  • 100% Pinot Noir
  • Pairs with antipasto, creamy risotto, roasted chicken breasts with fresh rosemary & thyme
Have a lovely week!