John’s Grocery will be hosting a wine tasting this Friday the 11th from 4:30 pm to 7 pm. We are launching a new line from the Benziger Family, Imagery Estates. Please join Joe Mcginn from Johnson Brothers and myself in welcoming these delicious wines to Iowa. We will offer 15% off all cases of Imagery ordered that evening. Click here to view the wines.
Weekly deal – Marques de Riscal Reserva Rioja 2011. Was $19.99 a bottle, now $14.99 with a case price of $144. Classic Rioja, rich spicy fruit and delicate oak, silky mouth feel, Reserva for the price of a Crianza.
New wines of note –
K Syrah Powerline Estate 2014 $41.99, 97 points Robert Parker
Au Bon Climat Santa Barbara Pinot Noir $22.99
Paul Hobbs Russian River Chardonnay 2014 $49.99
Mollydooker Carnival of Love 2014 $69.99, restock of the Wine Spectator Top 100 vintage
Albert Bichot Premier Cru 2015 offerings; Morey-Saint-Denis $69.99, Meursault $89.99, Gevrey-Chambertin $99.99
Alexander Valley Vineyards dry Rosé of Sangiovese $14.99