Mile High's "Wine of the Week": June 21st
Pepperjack Barossa Red Blend 2013
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89 Points Wine Spectator
We run across a lot of great wine in the course of a week of tastings here at Mile High. Well, a couple of weeks ago one of our favorite suppliers called and said they needed to move some cases. So we negotiated a ridiculous deal on a perfect summertime “house red”. The 2013 Pepperjack Barossa Red uses a healthy dose of good ole Aussie Shiraz to add fantastic richness and plenty of that great blueberry jam and raspberry preserves to this delicious red blend. Grenache lends outstanding peppery spice and gobs of ripe red cherry fruit. And just a touch of Merlot softens the back of the palate and makes this o...
Mile High's Wine of the Week: June 15th
Girard Napa Valley Cabernet 2014
$22.99 or 19.99 on 4 or more bottles
Drinking Girard’s 2014 Napa Cabernet is like seeing an old friend that you haven’t caught up with in a while. Vintage after vintage, Girard’s Cabernet performs at the top of it’s class by delivering a luxurious example of premium Napa style at a price point that isn’t driven by an outrageous mortgage or an even more outrageous ego. This thought provoking red begins with glorious scents of pipe tobacco, melted dark chocolate, fresh picked thyme, and Grandma’s cherry preserves simmering on the stove. It has the kind of nose that you want to wrap yourself up in like a warm blanket. And...