Schramsberg 2001 J. Schram North Coast

Tasting notes: The Schramsberg 2001 J. Schram North Coast is composed of 78 percent chardonnay and 22 percent pinot noir. Aromas of apple blossom and tropical fruit lie atop the creamy scent of hazelnut gelato, while the wine’s delicate effervescence teases the tongue with flavors of fresh peach, lime sorbet, and pineapple. Worth knowing: Jacob […]

Massolino 2001 Barolo Margheria

Tasting notes: Shines with lovely, complex fruit and amazing elegance. Racy, long, fresh, and charming. Can be drunk now or cellared for many years. Worth knowing: This fourth-generation producer is based in Serralunga d’Alba, a small town in the heart of the Barolo production district. The landscape here is dominated by the tall 14th-century Castello […]