Mile High's "Wine of the Week": January 19th
Domaine Le Renard Cotes du Rhone 2014
$9.99 or 8.99 on 6 or more bottles
If there is a more yummy and versatile red table wine than Cotes du Rhone then we haven’t heard of it. The classic Rhone combination of Grenache and Syrah creates such an appealing interplay of aromas and flavors that winemakers the world over have endeavored to emulate it. But the homeland of Grenache and Syrah is till the Rhone Valley. This week we have a juicy, generous, and playful example of Cotes du Rhone from one of our favorite producers, Domaine le Renard. In classic Bistro Red fashion this medium bodied effort begins with engaging hints of cocoa dusted plums, bruised violets, and the brambly understory...
Bomber of the Month: November
Wiley Roots Brewing Co. - Deep Roots Chocolate Porter 22oz
Wiley Roots offers award-winning, uniquely crafted ales in downtown Greeley, Colorado. This very small brewery was awarded Gold and Bronze medals at the Great American Beer Festival in 2015 and 2013. Wiley Roots Brewing Company opened in the summer of 2013.
Deep Roots is a full-bodied, robust porter that combines chocolatey malt sweetness with subtle roasted caramel notes. A slight hop bitterness lingers in the finish. Colorado State Fair Bronze Medal 2014.