Mile High's "Wine of the Week": February 23rd
Folie à Deux Dry Creek Valley Zinfandel 2013
89 Points Wine Enthusiast
This week’s “Wine of the Week” special isn’t fancy, expensive, or worthy of 20 years in the cellar. But it is mighty darn delicious to drink. This Dry Creek Valley Zinfandel from Folie a Deux is a hedonistic little bomb of a wine and when you pull the cork that sucker is gonna go off. On a rainy and snowy late winter day the sultry scents of toasty oak and warm berry jam are so welcoming that you just want to dive right into your glass as though you were wrapping up in a soft blanket. The palate of this delicious Zin is similarly warm and welcoming with a velvety entry and abundant flavors of c...
Bomber of the Month: February
Breakside Brewery - Salted Caramel Stout 22oz
Dessert fans rejoice! Breakside Brewery, out of Portland, Oregon, has teamed up with Salt & Straw Ice Cream to create the perfect blend of sea salt and caramel in a full-bodied stout. Rich, balanced, smooth, and roasted. The beer pours a dark brown/black with about an inch of foam. Aroma is pleasant with a nice roasty character and an enjoyable lactose undertone. On the palate sits a sweet stout with caramel-toffee flavors and a touch of salt. This salt component works perfectly to entice the drinker to reach for the glass again…and again. This beer balances a lot of rich, complex flavors perfectly. This ...