Saturday, May 13, 2017

Today at our Ballwin location - big tasting

Last night was awesome, thanks for the turnout.   We have re-filled the beer department this morning as it got wiped out last night.  Adrian plans on rotating new stuff in each day.   Check out the selection today during the tasting.

Bottles will be opened at noon - while they last.
  • Side Project Noir du Fermier (for tasting only, none for sale) 
  • Shared Brewing Proof of Concept   (for tasting only, none for sale) 
  • The Rare Barrel Gifted Branch (sour with peaches and apricots)  (for tasting only, none for sale) 
  • Jos. Magnus  Murray Hill Club
  • 2013 Ulysses Napa Red -- Rated 96 and 98 points! see info below
  • Damia Brut Rose
  • Coppola King King Cabernet
  • Assorted Rose wines
"2013 Ulysses is absolutely mind-boggling..."- Robert Parker

From Dominus!
2013 Ulysses Napa Valley Red....$179.99
Rated 96/100 Robert Parker, The Wine Advocate
Rated 98/100 James Suckling

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Speaking of Dominus - not tasting, but in stock now at our Ballwin and Forsyth locations
How about the PERFECT Mother's Day Gift!
Perfect 100/100

2013 Dominus Proprietary Red...$279.99
The 2013 Dominus is, to my way of thinking, one of the most profound wines Christian Moueix has yet made in his rather brilliant winemaking history, both in France and in Napa Valley. This wine, with very low yields of only 3,500 cases and a final blend of 89% Cabernet Sauvignon, 7% Petit Verdot and 4% Cabernet Franc, offers up notes of cedar wood, forest floor, loamy soil and oodles of blackberry and blackcurrant fruit. Very opaque purple in color, super-pure and intense, this wine has low acidity, but ripe, noticeable tannins.
Rated 100/100 Robert Parker, The Wine Advocate


Derrick Augspurger said...

Rare Barrel at a tasting, but not distributed here...just a tease or any chance its coming to Missouri?

Paul Hayden said...

No, just a tease, Adrian acquired the bottle. I have no word that they are planning on coming here.