Tag Archives: 2011 red wine

Cooper Wine Company 2011 L’Inizio red wine

With so many new readers on board, we here at Brand Central decided to re-educate the newbies with the vibe that makes this Washington wine blog the greatest home base for omni-knowledge about Washington wines. After all, ask any veteran … Continue reading

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Lauren Ashton Cellars 2011 Cuvee Arlette red wine

Tasted at 59-65 degrees on the IR temp gun. Color: dark magenta. Nose: dried hay, blackberry, fungy, raspberry. Mouthfeel: full-bodied with some tang. Tail trail: 8 seconds. Flavors: unripened berries, granulated bark, mineral water, heavy tannins, potting soil, puckering tea … Continue reading

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Sparkman Cellars 2011 Wilderness red wine

Inspired by Henry David Thoreau. Tasted at 57-68 degrees on the IR temp gun. A typically well-crafted Sparkman wine displaying dark fruits, black pepper, plum, red currant, raspberries, and cherries. Oddly, this is a wine others aspire to but, for … Continue reading

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3 Horse Ranch Vineyards 2011 Reserve cabernet sauvignon – merlot (Idaho)

Tasted at 56-66 degrees on the IR temp gun. Nose: soapy black fruits, grilled salted pork, red plum. Color: deep garnet. Mouthfeel: medium-bodied. Tail trail: 8 seconds. Flavors plum, Bing cherry, raspberry, red currant, streak of red cedar, shy tannins, … Continue reading

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