This bottle of wine was introduced and recommended by one of the wine shop’s staff that we visited frequently. Don’t know why but when I heard Sangiovese, it sounds so sexy, don’t you think so? Haha Alright well, personally I think this one is so worth it considering the price tag. Not pricey at all … More 1502 Da Vinci in Romagna | Sangiovese | 2018 Riserva
This is special, we had this wine along with Argentine foods. What an experience indeed! This one has a dark violet color. Very bold and fresh aroma, subtle and gentle wine with aroma of black fruits, tobacco, raisins, vanilla, and chocolate. On the palate, medium bodied, very enjoyable especially when we paired it with a … More Santa Julia Reserva Malbec | Argentina | 2019
My second Viognier and first Argentinian Viognier haha! It has yellow with green hues in color, astonishing aroma of white peach, apricot, green apple, pear, fresh cut pineapple, lime, grapefruit, with hint of sour plum and kumquat. Loveee!
My first Refosco, tick off my wine target list again this year to explore wine grape varieties that I’ve never tasted haha. From this one, expect a gorgeous aroma of blackberry, black cherry, plum, also complex aroma of earthy, woody, leather, licorice, mushroom, roasted, smokey spices, mint, greens, slightly peppery. After 15 minutes, it improves … More Torresella | Refosco | Veneto, Italy | 2018
I’ve been craving for some oaked chardonnay and husband said they have this one in store, so we tried! This californian chardonnay is full of aroma of riped peach, rock melon, apple, fresh cut riped pineapple aroma, grapefruit and lime, also that interesting buttery, toasty, roasted corn tea like aroma with hint of smokey vanilla. … More Dark Horse | Chardonnay | California | 2019
My first try on Isola Wine – this is rosso variant. This wine is a blended of Syrah and Malvasia Nera, pure grapes from Italy, planted and produced in Buleleng, Bali! First impression, wah! The aroma is so charming, it’s like walking into a room full of red fruits like raspberries, cherries, mulberries, blueberries! The … More Isola Rosso | Syrah & Malvasia Nera | Buleleng, Bali
Vina Ventisquero Reserva Merlot Ruby red in color. Interesting chilean merlot. You will encounter aroma of plum, blackberry, blueberry, also blackpepper, mint, earthy, leather, smokey vanilla, nutty aroma with a vegetal notes as well. Enjoy the after aroma of dried figs, raisins, interesting wine to accompany my evening. Medium to full bodied wine, with balance … More Vina Ventisquero Reserva Merlot
Our Valentine’s wine and food pairing dinner this year. This wine is a blended of Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot grapes. It has a dark ruby red color. On the nose, aroma of plum, blackcurrant, blackberries, dark cherry, dark chocolate, bellpepper, leather and spices, hint of mint. My fav part, the aroma of dried figs & … More Kresmann Grande Reserve, Medoc 2018
Cheers to my very first Colombard haha! Colombard is a white French wine grape variety that is the offspring of Chenin blanc and Gouais blanc. It has a fruity, charming and very refreshing aroma especially if you drink it in the afternoon, with a view lol! Love the aroma of pineapple, green apple, fresh cut … More Maison Castel Les Puces Blanc Dry
Mombaruzzo | Moscato | Piemonte, Italy | 2016 Very light and easy drinking wine with tropical notes like peach, melon, pear, ripe apple, very fruity and suitable for summer, paired with cheesy fries and prawn cocktail.