Mile High's "Wine of the Week": March 15th
Tolloy Alto Adige Pinot Grigio 2015
$9.99 or $8.99 per bottle for 6 or more
The daffodils are already starting to bloom and the forecast is calling for high’s approaching 70 degrees. So, let’s drink some crisp white wine and soak up the sunshine! The 2015 vintage was outstanding throughout Europe and this beautiful Northern Italian Pinot Grigio from Tolloy is evidence of that. The nose is textbook PG with a flinty overtone that sits atop delicate scents of honeysuckles, lemon zest, and fuzzy white peach skin. Take a sip and delight in the lifted, juicy palate with all its wonderful citrus, pear, and peach. Then finish your sip, and notice the undercurrent of minerality that is the...
Bomber of the Month: March
Epic Brewing Co. - Imperial IPA 22oz
Imperial IPAs, or double IPAs, are deep gold to deep amber in color and range in alcohol from 7.5-10% or so. These beers are medium-to-full bodied and are distinguished by prominent American hop aromas, flavors and an abrasive, lingering hop bitterness. These intense hop characteristics should be balanced by a rich malt backbone. Depending on the varieties of hops used, a wide range of flavors including tart citrus peel, pepper and earthy, pine-like flavors and aromas may be encountered. These ales represent a challenge to brewers in terms of balance and drinkability, and have exploded in popularity in recent years wi...