Another WINEormous Wine Tasting

We ended the evening with a yet to be released wine, 2011 “The Phantom” from Lorenzi Vineyards in Temecula. Al loved the nose and the wine. Chris commented on the dark ruby color with chocolate and dried cherries on the nose and thought it was nuanced.

Temecula’s Sassy Mamas

Flavors include “Pompous Pomegranate”, “Giddy Garlic Cracked Pepper”, “Oh My Yum Orange” and several others including seasonal offerings like “Classy Clove and “Wild Cherry” made with Maraschino cherries and bourbon.

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Good Times In The Vines

While the Mickey Arnett Duo provided the musical backdrop, Chef Marty and his able team began wowing the guests with his garlic pineapple ginger glazed tropical shrimp skewers paired with the 2012 Vienza Pinot Grigio from Europa Village.

In Our Glasses

Brian called it “superb, unbeatable at the price.” Kim called it smokey, leggy and oaky. I liked the expressive nose and picked up cherries and berries.