Mile High's Wine of the Week: December 5th
Morisfarms Morellino di Scansano 2010
90 Points Robert Parker “The 2010 Morellino di Scansano is a wine that overdelivers once again... This is a stunning wine for the money.”
While Pinot Noir may be the go-to red wine varietal for the holiday season, we want to take this opportunity to make a case for Sangiovese. The organically grown 2010 Morisfarms Morellino di Scansano is one of those wines that seems to be a perfect fit for all occasions. Vibrant berry fruit, medium body, lively acidity, and refined tannins all come together in near-perfect harmony in this dynamic red. It will make a spectacular companion for a whole host of dishes, from simply prepared homemade pizza margherita to roast beef, and right on through to hearty stews. It showcases all of the attributes that make Sangiovese...
Bomber of the Month: December
Samuel Smith's Winter Welcome
The plentiful bounty of cold weather beers during the holiday season is always something that represents the end of the year. Many breweries show off with their defining recipe in hopes of solidifying that feeling that only comes but once a year. The joy of the holidays and the renewal of a new year beckon to be celebrated with a favored beverage in hand. While there are many beers that are found only at this late moment of the year, a highly desired offering is sent in the form of Winter Welcome from the Samuel Smith’s Old Brewery.
Fundamentally created with honor for the English brewing traditions, Wi...