Mile High's "Wine of the Week": December 14th
Trinchero Mario’s Vineyard Napa Valley Cabernet 2013
91 Points Wine Spectator “A rich, sturdy, muscular style, with plenty of finesse and refinement.”
Tired of wimpy Cabernet! Well, this week we’ve got the cure! A few of you mentioned that last week’s Cabernet special was just a bit too plush and juicy. So we hunted down a replacement with a little more stuffing! The 91 Point 2013 Trinchero Mario’s Cabernet is true to its Napa Valley heritage, offering a wonderfully rich, ripe style that is sure to impress even the most discerning cork sniffers. The darkly complected bouquet delivers impressive scents of tar, tobacco, incense, and toasty oak accented by a wonderful pop of white flowers that lends a hint of levity to this otherwise brooding behemoth...
Bomber Of The Month: December
Funkwerks - Saison d'Brett 750ml
Funkwerks first opened its doors in December of 2010 by owners Gordon Schuck and Brad Lincoln. Gordon’s brewing skills and recipe ingenuity landed him with a gold medal-winning Saison in 2007 at the National Homebrew Competition. Meanwhile, Brad’s passion for craft beer originated from his need for a good beer after a long day of crunching numbers as an accountant in Portland, Oregon. The dynamic duo first met during the winter of 2009 while attending the Siebel Institute of Technology. They were both studying Brewing Science. With Brad’s numbers-know-how and Gordon’s super-star palate, their S...