New Year’s Menu for our Bar

Happy New Years!      Sample 5 top wines in our Bar after 5pm,    your choice:   Bubbly or Serious Reds, taste’em all for    $45.00 plus tax and gratuity   Antoine Remy Blanc de Blanc Grand Cru, la Champagne  $20 glass 100% Chardonnay from some of the best vineyards in la Champagne.. Bernard Gaucher Brut Prestige, Arconville la Champagne  $16 glass 90% Pinot / 10% Chardonnay, meaty and complex, can handle real food. Leclerc-Briant Cuvée de Réserve Brut, la Champagne  $25...

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What’s pouring at the Bar this Week

Aperitif: Canals Canals Reserva Especial Brut, Barcelona Spain  $8 glass Whites     1) Casual but delicious whites  $12 per flight A) Ikella Torrontes 2010, Mendoza Argentina  $6 glass Light and dry with wonderful aromatics, kills boring Chardonnay on contact! B) Nico Dry Moscato Giallo 2012, Sierra Foothills California  $6 glass Complex with intense citrus aromas and a bone dry finish. Amazing with Thai food. C) Stone Fruit Riesling 2011, Pfalz Germany  $6 glass Fresh, ripe & quaffable fruit with a...

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Organic Italian Varieties from Pizzulli

Pizzulli Barbera 2010, Santa Barbara County  $29.99  ORGANIC Pizzulli Dolcetto 2010, Santa Barbara County  $29.99  ORGANIC Pizzulli Sangiovese 2010, Santa Barbara County  $29.99  ORGANIC Pizzulli Nebbiolo 2007, Santa Barbara County  $29.99  ORGANIC These are the love children of local architect and long time WINE EXPO-ista Cosimo Pizzulli who makes them right here in the Palisades and have been VERY well received in our Wine...

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Organic Red Wine

Campi Nuovi Sangiovese 2009,  Montecucco Toscana  ORGANIC How Old School is this? 1) The producer trained at Soldera, THE most famous and traditional Brunello estate. 2) 100% Organic viticulture and very traditional vinification in large Slovenian oak with natural yeasts, ambient temperatures and no additions of any kind. 3) It is bottled without fining or filtering. VERY limited, worth it.   Agriverde, Ortona Abruzzo This is a third generation estate founded in 1830 and certified organic since 1991. Their...

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Organic White Wines

Agriverde, Ortona Abruzzo This is a third generation estate founded in 1830 and certified organic since 1991. Their commitment to their land includes placing 25 bird nests per hectare plus using the “sexual confusion technique” (using pheromone traps which male insects mate with, leaving the females barren) to combat damaging insects as well as the refusal to use chemicals to combat fungal infections. They were one of our best discoveries at VinItaly 2012. Agriverde Pecorino Riseis 2011, Terre de...

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