Daou Vineyards Winemaker Dinner (moved to June, date tba)
The Rhone, The world Around!
May 16 – 22, 2013
In the world of wine, they say all roads lead to burgundy.. But if I had to pick a destination it would be The Rhone Valley! The Rhone valley is responsible for some of the most powerful, complex, and breath taking wines in the world. Black pepper, wildflowers, barbeque smoke are all common descriptors for some of these amazing wines. In this weeks tasting we will take you around the world to enjoy some of these amazing wines!
This week’s lineup includes…
2011 Sans Liege, Cotes-du-Coast, White Rhone Blend, Paso Robles
2011 David Givaudan, Cotes-du-Rhone, France
2009 Perre Amadieu, Crozes-Hermitage, Les Caladieres, France
2010 Qupe, Syrah, Bien Nacido Vineyard, Santa Barbara
2010 Torbreck, Cuvee Juveniles, Red Wine, Barossa Valley, Australia
2009 Nelle Winery, ‘Maniacal’ Red Wine, Paso Robles
Plus… ~ Bonus Tasting $8 ~
A Tribute to Grace, Grenache, Santa Barbara Highlands Vineyard!