Date: Sep 28/05, Wed Time: 04:30:00-07:30:00 Style: Drop-In
Portfolio Tasting - The Vine – Robert Groh Agency, concentrates on authentic, distinctive wines from smaller estates in Italy, California, France, Australia & New Zealand.
On this day, Rob presented our members with a suite of very high-end wines, most with Parker/W.S. ratings of 90+ including:
1998 SCHRAMSBERG, “J. Schram”, Brut
2001 BASTIANICH, Vespa Bianco, Friuli-Venezia-Giulia “Tre Bicchieri” Slow Food/Gambero Rosso
2002 GROTH, Cabernet Sauvignon
2002 CHIARELLO, Cabernet Sauvignon, “Eileen”
2002 PHILIP TOGNI, Cabernet Sauvignon, “Tanbark Hill”
1999 VON STRASSER, Cabernet Sauvignon, “Estate”
1999 LE MACIOCHE, Brunello di Montalcino
2001 LIVERNANO, Livernano
1999 LE FONTI, Fontissimo
1994 KALIN Chardonnay
1996 KALIN Sauvignon Blanc Reserve
1996 KALIN Semillon
ARNS (various wines)
Rob's knowledge, graciousness and humour was appreciated by all. His invitation to the event transcribed here says it all... "Please join us on 28 September to taste our top wines. I won’t call it a ‘once in a lifetime opportunity’, but you might get hit be a bus at any time...Looking forward to seeing you then. Rob."
Thanks Rob, this really was a fabulous tasting. We'd love to see you back some day!