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The Wines of This Week's Tasting:

Talbott Vineyards
July 24, 2019



2016 Talbott Chardonnay Kali Hart; Aroma: lightly herbal, firm, rather clean, nice mineral acid; Mouth: clean rather rich, juicy, fine acid nice balance, mouth clinging, light clean acidity; Very Good Plus 19.99; Mixed Case, 17.99; Case, 16.99

2015 Talbott Chardonnay Logan; Aroma: light clean rather pretty, fine acid crisp; Mouth: clean rather rich dense, firm, nutty, barrel, reserved, long with a touch of acid on the finish; Very Good Plus25.99; Mixed Case, 23.39; Case, 22.09

2014 Talbott Chardonnay Sleepy Hollow; Aroma: rather oaky rather dense, heady rich rather old style California, fragrant; Mouth: juicy, sweet rather full, juicy candied, rather full, herbal, fine acid, rather clean; Very Good - Excellent 37; Mixed Case, 33.3; Case, 31.45



2016 Talbott Pinot Noir Kali Hart; Color: heady dense, rather bright pretty; Aroma: heady dense, rather bright pretty, firm, rather plummy; Mouth: some clean rather sweet fruit, firm, tannins, luscious & long; Very Good Plus 23.99; Mixed Case, 21.59; Case, 20.39

2016 Talbott Pinot Noir Logan; Aroma: sweet oak, rather dense fleshy, juicy, pretty; Mouth: sweet fruit, rather crisp, leanish, light oak, sweet back, clean pretty fine; Very Good Plus 29.99; Mixed Case, 26.99; Case, 25.49

2014 Talbott Pinot Noir Sleepy Hollow; Aroma: rather pretty, rather fine, elegant, fresh, mineral, intense, long; Mouth: light pretty rather clean, fine acid lifted elegant, very pretty, fine, long acid finish, sweet finish; Very Good - Excellent 44; Mixed Case, 39.6; Case, 37.4


7-24 Talbott Case: Special, two each of the above wines - $299

7-24 Talbott Pack: Special, one each of the above wines - $159

Or mix any 6- 11 above wines for 10% off

any 12 or more for 15% off


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