Finally Friday Wine Pairing – 9/1


Finally Friday Wine Pairing – Mauro Sebaste Centobricchi 2014. A nice Barbera d’ Alba from Italy. Bright yet opaque, ruby red in color with a bright pink rim. Nose of roasted meat, licorice, dark cherry and black pepper. Interesting flavor profile. Starts with a burst of sweet fruit; blueberry and strawberry that gives way to tart cherry and cranberry. Medium silky tannins. It has a short oaky finish. I give it 88 points IMHO.

This wine is quite complex but is still bold enough with a nice acid level to pair well with steak and chicken fajitas.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s