Tweets – 03-12-2012 – In the Shop –

Lignier Gevr-Cham Les Seuvrees 07 – 83.57 – Plenty of pungent earth, dark berry aromas, rich, full & serious med bodied flavors, extract.

Perissos Petite Sirah 2010 – 39.97 – Hyper rich & crazy big – this blew us away last week – our Prisoner killer – inky, intense, cocoa. Few.

Perissos Racker’s Blend 2010 – 39.97 – Different every year, fun, round, rich TX red – soft, jammy, dark. Go, Perissos. Worth checking.

Scanavino Barolo 06 – 31.97 – Special price, bone dry, beautiful structure. Brambly berry, spice. Classically elegant. Med finish, pretty.

Cristom PN Mt. Jefferson 09 – 31.97 – Flagship, bright, sweet red berry, umami, cellar worthy, 12mo French, 12 vineyards. “Radiant” – 16th

Tru Organic Lemon Vodka – 35.57 – So good – free tasting this Friday – hand zest 800 lb organic lemons for each small batch. Juicy, bright.

Perissos Temp-Tour 2010 – 31.97 – Red and dark fruit from the Tempranillo and Touriga Nacional. Rich, opens beautifully. Ripe vintage. Big.

Calera Mt. Harlan Chard 08 – 31.57 – Ripe but clean, tropical pineapple, apple, white floral. Light oak, silky. Limestone backbone, value.

R. Lopez Rose 98 & 2000 ● – 31.57 – Four years oak, the rest bottle – current releases! Blood orange, peel, dry, bright acid. Sherry notes.

Matsu El Recio 07 – 31.57 – Cherry, with an expressive & fruity nose backed by oak. Fleshy fruit on the palate. Killer, biodynamic. Creamy.

Genot Boulanger Mercurey Sazenay PN 09 – 31.57 – 1er Cru – Meaty, smoky, tart cherry, spice, flowers. Cedar backbone. 09 Burgundy. Smoky end

Lopez Heredia White 01 ● – 31.57 – On the cheap – another stellar Lopez outing, current vintage for white! Wax, quince paste, citrus. Viura.

Nobilis Sparkling Falanghina NV – 31.57 – Crisp acid, spring flowers on the nose – Southern Italy, great aperitif, wine geek fodder, great.

Ommegang Gft Pk 3 25.4 – 30.97 – Special price – Three Philosophers (w/cherries), Belgian Pale, Tripel, Collectors glass – Limited number…

Fuentespina Res RdD 05 – 30.57 – 100% Tempranillo, finesse, spice, mineral, roasty plum & prune, concentrated, polished. 16mo oak. Lengthy.

Eliz. Spencer Chard 07 ● – 30.57 – Sonoma 40 Barrels– Lemon curd, honey. Richness balanced by acid. Stone fruit, malic acid. Barrel ferment.

Cakebread SB 08 – 30.57 – Golden apple, melon, lime, mineral, pomelo. Grapefruit & tropical kiwi/lime on the palate. Lengthy, mineral end.