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Failla Seven Springs Pinot Noir Eola-Am 2018 750ml $49 special, 36+ bottles availableVinous 95 Points
“The 2018 Pinot Noir Seven Springs Vineyard is another stellar wine in this range. Deep, layered and full of nuance, the Seven Springs has so much to say. Layers of inky red/purplish fruit flesh out as this pliant, powerful Pinot shows off its stunning beauty and textural depth. The 2018 is such a gorgeous and expressive wine.”
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A Golden Revelation
It’s truly a revelation when wine forms a seamless and expansive bond with the food that it accompanies. This is the premise of why food and wine pairing is such a proselytized aspect of culture and fine dining. I’ve seen the scenario play out for restaurant guests numerous times in the course of my career, and Riesling has often been the vehicle of delivery.
I used to run wine service at a pan-Asian restaurant which had a beautiful array of indigenous dishes and a wine list of Grand Award caliber to boot. The crown jewels of the wine program were the deep verticals we had of classic German Riesling, and numerous bottles aged to peak maturity.… Read the rest