Monthly archives: June, 2008

You’re An Alcoholic! Cavatappi Sangiovese 2006

The Cavatappi Sangiovese 2006 is too alcoholic for my delicate palate.  And if anyone knows me, my palate loves alcohol (and knows as well that ‘delicate’ isn’t particularly apt to describe anything about me!).  That being said, I opened this bottle and tried it at several stages throughout my dinner-making and dinner-consuming, and it was still overwhelmingly dominated by the alcohol factor.  I simply…




An Excel-lent Wine – Excelsior Cabernet Sauvignon 2006

Despite the terrible pun, Excelsior Cabernet Sauvignon 2006 is honestly an excellent wine – I was absolutely blown away by its easy drinkability!  This bottle was consumed with what I can only call reckless (lush) abandon.  There are bottles of wine that I open while making dinner and only manage to get through one glass… the rest of…