Federal Wine & Spirits

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The Wines of This Week's Special Selection:

The Federal Shut In Case
April 1, 2020

 

White

2018 Jo Landron Muscadet Sevre et Maine la Louvetrie; Aroma: light pretty lime, rather clean, very pretty, light lemon; Mouth: clean ,  fine acid, juicy, firm back, rounded fruit, sweetly fruited mineral, nice long finish; Very Good Plus 14.99; Mixed Case, 13.49; Case, 12.74

2018 La Chapiniere Touraine Sauvignon; Aroma: pretty, muted grapefruit, pineapple, clean, ; Mouth: quince, nice balance between grapefruit & melon, soft, clean and direct, very nice length; Very Good Plus 14.99; Mixed Case, 13.49; Case, 12.74

2018 Jean Manciat Macon Charnay Franclieu; Color: green gray; Aroma: rather firm, a touch reduced, stone, , lemon lime, rounded slightly astringent; Mouth: juicy rich rather intense fleshy clean juicy intense, fleshy  nicely taut on the finish; Very Good Plus 18.99; Mixed Case, 17.09; Case, 16.14

 

Red

2016 Couly-Dutheuil Chinon La Coulee Autumnal; Aroma: fresh rather fruity, very  heady very good intensity, fresh; Mouth: light clean fresh acidity, pretty forward   clean, juicy good length; Very Good Plus 19.99; Mixed Case, 17.99; Case, 16.99

2016 Reflets de Floridene (Graves); Color: medium dark; Aroma: mineral, heady rather dense, rather herbal; Mouth: thick sweet fruit, very clean, mineral, fine aid more texture, ; Very Good Plus 21; Mixed Case, 18.9; Case, 17.85

2017 Andis Old Vine Zinfandel Painted Fields; Color: very dark black; Aroma: earthy, deep, light wood notes, rather deep very full, very ripe; Mouth: classic, sweet on the attack, rather rich, clean bright firm, acidity, balanced ; Very Good Plus 23.99; Mixed Case, 21.59; Case, 20.39

 

4/1 Shut In Case 2 bottles each of the above $195 

Downtown, 24/1/20 one each Shut In Pack  $103

Or Mix any 12 for 15% off

Any 6 for 10% off

 

 

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           - Len Rothenberg