Tuesday, February 12, 2013

South African Wine Tasting at Cordial Wines

Wednesday, February 20th

South Africa is a rising star in the wine industry. Join us at the newly opened Cordial Wines in Union Market on Wednesday Feb 20th for a South African tasting $10/person:

De Morgenzon Chardonnay DMZ Stellenbosch WO 2012 ($16.19 special bottle price) - a crisp, dry, S. African Chard that is matured with the slightest hint of neutral oak.

Buitenverwachting Sauvignon Blanc Constantia WO 2011 ($15.29 special bottle price) - a crisp S. African Sauv Blanc with classic notes of white pepper, cut grass and lemon zest.

Kanonkop Kadette Red Blend Stellenbosch WO South Africa 2010
($14.39 special bottle price) - One of the iconic and most lauded red blends from South Africa. This is a robust red blend of Pinotage, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Petit Verdot with big, bold flavors of spiced tobacco, black cherry, and dried plum.

A.A. Badenhorst Secateurs Red Blend Swartland Coastal Region 2011
($14.39 special bottle price) - A delicately made South African red blend of Shiraz, Grenache, Mourvedre, and Pinotage. Full-bodied and flavorful with lush notes of blueberry, blackberry, and peppered strawberries.

RSVP here.

Young Winos Discount at Uncorked

We had a great time at Uncorked at the Corcoran Art Gallery on Jan 30! Wine, art, and Winos is a great fit.

Todd Gray's Muse Café has invited us back every Wednesday with a discount of 20% off food during every Uncorked event! Each Wednesday they will feature new wines so it will always be something new to try. When ordering food, please let them know you heard it from us and you'll get the discount!

The event calendar will be updated with the wines as they become available or you can stay in the loop on their website here.