JK.14 Alice Manduria Verdeca 2019

July 7, 2020By Yvonne

JK.14 Alice Manduria Verdeca 2019 $30 Fans of dry white wines overflowing with apple, lime, honey and wildflowers on the nose and palate will love this perky new release from Puglia. Verdeca is a crisp, dry, grape variety which for aeons was used to produce Vermouth in the Emilia Romagna region, however while demand for … Read More

JK14 Mamma Manzoni Piave DOC 2015 $26.99 (3.5 stars)

April 3, 2017By Yvonne

“Just do what Mamma says, and we all stay happy…” it says on the front label of the bottle of this super-complex bottle of pinot bianco imported by John Kirwan and his daughter Francesca. The nose has a seriously floral perfume, almost pollen-like, with hints of your grandmother’s face cream. Sounds odd, but it’s oddly … Read More