Weekend Wines Tastings: April 28 and 29

Weekend Wines Tastings: April 28 and 29

FREE In-Store Tastings: Friday and Saturday, April 28 & 29, 3-7PM

Battle of the Heavyweights: California vs. Washington State

This Saturday, at City Wine, we've organized a bout between the big and bold wines of two of the USA's most prestigious wine making states: California and Washington State. Come see what these full bodied reds have got! If that's a little too much for you, stop by on Friday afternoon and taste a unique and interesting selection of wines from places as familiar Oregon's Willamette valley all the way to the lesser known and exotic terroir of Lebanon. Come see what we have to offer this weekend at City Wine's FREE tastings!

Friday, April 28

  1. Ixsir, Altitudes Rosé, Batroun, Lebanon
  2. Jolie, Rosé, Ventoux. France
  3. Babich, Hawke's Bay Unoaked Chardonnay, New Zealand
  4. Cristom, Mt. Jefferson Cuvée Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley, Oregon

Saturday, April 29

  1. Ground Effect, Cabernet Sauvignon, Santa Ynez Valley, California
  2. Ex Libris, Cabernet Sauvignon, Columbia Valley, Washington
  3. Blue Rock, Baby Blue, Sonoma County, California
  4. Sparkman, Kindred, Columbia Valley, Washington

 

Weekend Wine Tastings: April 21 & 22

Weekend Wine Tastings: April 21 & 22

FREE In-Store Tastings: Friday and Saturday, April 21st & 22nd, 3-7pm

Naturally French

On Friday, it’s a delicious line-up highlighting French wines that are not just full of flavor, but of thought too. It’s Colorado Natural Wine Week leading up to earth day on Saturday, April 22, time to take a moment and think more about what we drink. Come taste, discuss and learn more about the natural wine movement and some of the practices (sustainable / lutte raisonnée, organic, biodynamic) these French wineries are using to ensure their fabulous terroir is intact for future generations so that they too can enjoy the fruits of these special lands.

Friday, April 21st: A Naturally French Flight

  1. Magellan “Le Fruit Défendu” Rosé, IGP Pays d’Hérault, Languedoc-Roussillon
  2. François Pinon, Vouvray, Silex Noir, Loire Valley
  3. Le Pigeoulet des Brunier Rouge, IGP Vaucluse, Provence
  4. Chateau Couronneau, Bordeaux Superior, Bordeaux

Saturday, April 22nd

  1. Moulin de Gassac, Guilhem Rosé, Pays d'Hérault, Languedoc-Rousillon
  2. Château de Montfaucon, Les Gardettes, Rhone Valley, France
  3. Reeve, Pinot Noir, Anderson Valley, California
  4. Pintupi 9, The Red, South Australia

 

WEEKEND TASTINGS: April 14th & 15th

WEEKEND TASTINGS: April 14th & 15th

FREE In-Store Tastings: Friday and Saturday, April 14th & 15th, 3-7pm

Exploring The Noble Riesling

I know what you're thinking: Riesling is always sweet wine, right? Well, this Friday at our FREE Tasting we're going to be taking you to the slopes of Germany and Alsace where every year vineyard workers brave the steepest vineyards in the world to produce some of the most renowned dry and off dry wines you'll ever taste. Then, on Saturday, we'll be showing some of our personal favorites from the City Wine collection because great wine is always best shared! Come join the fun this weekend at City Wine!

Friday, April 14th

  1. Keller, Riesling Kabinett, Rhenhessen, Germany
  2. Günther Steinmetz, Brauneberger Riesling, Mosel, Germany
  3. J. B. Becker, Wallufer Riesling, Rheingau, Germany
  4. Vignoble de Rêveur, VIbrations, Alsace, France

Saturday, April 15th

  1. Leliévre, Gris de Toul, Côtes de Toul, France
  2. Bérêche & Fils, Brut Réserve, Champagne, France
  3. Casa Ferreirinha, Esteva, Douro, Portugal
  4. Joan d'Anguera, Altaroses, Montsant, Spain