Branch out from your typical Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay and enter the Brave New World of Wine. Including the book (333 pages, $19.95 value) by renowned educator, speaker, and writer, Mark Oldman, this collection features 12 bottles of delicious and diverse wine, each corresponding to a chapter in the book. From Australian Viognier to Italian Aglianico to Torrontes from Argentina, your taste buds will travel the spectrum of what the world of wine has to offer.
Watch the video with Gwendolyn Osborn and author Mark Oldman describing this set:
- Oldman's Brave New World of Wine (333 pages, $19.95 value)
- Trumpeter Torrontes
Fresh and smooth on the palate, with citrus fruit flavors,hints of minerals and a mild, pleasing acidity. A nicely balanced wine with a clean finish.
- Caldora Montepulciano d'Abruzzo
Ruby red with garnet reflections, intense and persistent fragrance, fruit with vanilla nuances.
- Nino Franco Rustico Prosecco
The non-vintage, light-bodied Prosecco di Valdobiaddene Rustico offers gorgeously elegant, fresh, lively fruit, notes of citrus, and persistent effervescence.
- Boutari Moschofilero
A fresh wine with intense floral and fruity bouquet dominated by aromas of white rose, melon and citrus.
- Duboeuf Brouilly
On the palate, it is a powerful, fleshy, "chewy" wine with silky tannins that give it a smoothness and harmony on the finish.
- Delas St. Esprit Cotes-du-Rhone Rouge
The "Cuvée Saint-Esprit" shows the strength and pepper taste typical of the Syrah grape. The color is deep garnet red and has intense red berry aromas.
- Cusumano Nero d'Avola
A fruit driven offering with light spice and creaminess on the finish. A combination of black cherry and strawberry preserves on the nose.
- Vesevo Beneventano Aglianico
Aromas of red fruit, slightly spicy, with a vanilla essense. Well-structured in the mouth, with soft tannins and a long aftertaste.
- Pacific Rim Gewurztraminer
The wine is crisp with a slight residual sugar with flavors of lychee, melon and tangerine.
- Oxford Landing Viognier
The palate is richly textural with classic Viognier minerality complemented perfectly with ripe flavors of the late seasons peach and apricot.
- Crios de Susana Balbo Malbec
On the palate, the flavors of cherries and spice are obvious, and the jammy fruit quality just keeps coming on strong, with hints of spice and sandalwood.
- The Crossings Pinot Noir
Finely poised aromas of red cherry, spice, raspberry and gentle smokiness. Vibrantly intense with a full rich and silky mid-palate.
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