Mile High's Wine of the Week: May 19th
Domaine Saint Mitre 'Clos Madon' Provence Rosé 2015
It’s that time of year again! The forecast is calling for high temps in the 80’s this weekend so we’re ready to introduce you to this year’s crop of Roses. We have more than 20 different options for you on the shelves at the shop right now, but one in particular stands out above the rest. “Clos Madon” is Domaine Saint Mitre’s top cuvee of Provencal Rose and it is simply sublime. The nose is so sexy, so sleek, and so alluring that as soon as you pour a glass you’ll be unable to resist its charms. Go in for a sip and you’ll instantly be in awe of its symmetry and ref...
Bomber of the Month: June
Lindemans Oude Kriek Cuvée René
In order to produce Oude Kriek Cuvée René, whole cherries (including pits) ferment in a lambic that is at least six months old in huge 10,000-liter oak barrels called foudres. After six months, this traditional kriek is bottled in corked 750 mL bottles. Oude Kriek Cuvée René is bottle-conditioned: a second fermentation process which, after a few months, will produce the carbon dioxide to which this authentic beer owes its carbonation and distinctive foam head.
Oude Kriek has been brewed by the Lindemans brewery since 1961, renamed Oude Kriek Cuvée René in 2007, and im...