Federal Wine & Spirits

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The Wines of This Week's Tasting:

Great Whites From Italy’s Northeast
August 8, 2018

 

The Wines

2016 Pieropan Soave Classico: Fruit notes of elderberry, apple and pear with lemon zest and almonds in the fresh finish. Very Good Plus to Excellent 21; Mixed Case, 18.9; Case, 17.85

2017 Terlan Pinot Bianco: Round supple yellow fruit and pear with notes of honey and pine nuts with a creamy texture. Very Good Plus to Excellent 21; Mixed Case, 18.9; Case, 17.85

2015 Pieropan Soave Calvarino: White spring wildflower with citrus blossom and aromatic herb. Ripe apple and pear with lemon drop. Mineral, elegant and concentrated finish. Excellent 35; Mixed Case, 31.5; Case, 29.75

2017 Terlan Sauvignon Blanc Winkl: Flower, sage and pineapple. Powerful and rich with grapefruit, lime and coriander. Supple creamy finish. Excellent  35; Mixed Case, 31.5; Case, 29.75

2015 Pieropan Soave La Rocca: Ripe stone fruit with hazelnut and tropical fruit notes. Savory and structured finish with ginger and almond notes. . Excellent  43; Mixed Case, 38.7; Case, 36.55

2014 Terlan Pinot Bianco Vorberg Riserva: Green apple and pear with wildflowers rich and textured with chamomile, minerals and almond. Long complex finish. . Excellent 45; Mixed Case, 40.5; Case, 38.25

 

Great Italian Whites six pack: One bottle of each of the above $180

Great Italian Whites case: Two bottles of each of the above $340

Or mix your own

 Any six - 11 bottles of the above for a 10% discount

 Any twelve bottles of the above for a 15% discount

 

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           - Peter Hemenway