Mile High's Wine of the Week: October 18th
Folie a Deux Alexander Valley Cabernet 2016
$15.99 or 14.99 per bottle for 6 or more bottles
As the weather settles into a typical Fall pattern here along the Front Range our thoughts begin to turn to heartier wine and richer food. This week we have an opulent Alexander Valley Cabernet for you that we are sure is going to impress! Elegant aromatic topnotes of midsummer flowers, sweet vanilla, and warm chocolate chip cookies waft out of the glass to greet you as soon as you go in for that first swirl and sniff. The nose is so lovely that you’ll want to keep swirling and sniffing as it evolves while this young Cab breathes. As pretty as it is on the nose, eventually you’ll have to go in for a sip. A...
Mile High's "Wine of the Week": October 11th
Domaine Les Yeuses Syrah Les Epices 2016
$12.99 or 11.99 for 6 or more bottles
Premium French Syrah is some of the most age-worthy, thought provoking, and complex wine in the world. High end bottlings from the Northern Rhone regularly fetch hundreds if not thousands of dollars per bottle because of their unique style and structure. This week’s special, Les Epices Syrah from Domaine Les Yeuses, is a bit more modest in price than those apex predators from places like Cornas and Cote Rotie but it offers you a window into the soul of the grape that is all too often closed to folks without stratospheric wine budgets. A darkly complected, cool weather Red, the 2016 Les Epices Syrah begins with a...