Mile High's Wine of the Week: July 20th
Marenco Scrapona Moscato d’Asti 2014
It’s hot outside, folks! But we don’t have to tell you that. You’ve been living with it. So this week we have an exceptionally fun and refreshing white that is built to help you beat the heat. But wait, you say, I don’t drink sweet wine and you’re talking about Moscato d’Asti. Well, take my word for it. This beautiful, single vineyard Moscato isn’t just a sweet wine. It is fantastically vibrant and fresh with the kind of nose that will lure you in and the kind of palate that will hold your interest like a steel trap. Tiny bubbles serve to lift the wine to stratospheric heights...
Bomber of the Month: July
Colorado Cider Company - Cherry Glider Cider 22oz
Cherry Glider was envisioned as a way to enhance the natural flavors already found in the base Glider recipe without adding too much unnecessary sweetness or sugars. The final product is quite an accomplishment. Cherries are immediately recognizable, both in the delicate rosé color of the liquid and in the fragrant, fruity aroma. Freshly seeded Bing cherries, allspice, and citrus fruit hit the senses with delightful clarity. Sliced green apples are apparent as well but seem to take a step back as the distinct qualities from the cherries make themselves known. The carbonation is light as the cider is poured into...