Hazy Strawberry Cider – Botanist and Barrel

Our wine tonight is the Hazy Strawberry Cider From Botanist and Barrel in Cedar Grove, North Carolina.

Light orange in color.

Nose of fresh sliced green apples dipped in caramel sauce.

Tart on the tongue.

Flavor notes of green apple with expressive hints of strawberry and lime.

8% ABV

Ships to most states.

375 ml bottle with a crimped-on bottle cap.

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Sir Walter Raleigh- Lu Mil Vineyard

Our wine tonight is the Sir Walter Raleigh from Lu Mil Vineyard in Dublin, North Carolina.

Cold fermented of Noble Muscadine varietal.

Light ruby in color.

Nose of bing cherries, raspberries, cantaloupe, and vanilla.

Sweet on the tongue.

Flavor notes of fresh baked cherry pie, cinnamon, vanilla, and finishing with strong hints of mint. Flavors really pop when held under the tongue for a few seconds.

10.5 % ABV

$12 per bottle.

Related Post: Vineyard Cabins @ Lu Mil Vineyard = Winecation

Pack House Red – Iron Gate Vineyards

Our wine tonight is Pack House Red from Iron Gate Vineyards just outside of Raleigh, North Carolina.

Off Dry Red Blend of Bordeaux Varietals.

Personal scoring on the American Wine Society twenty point scale.

Appearance: 3

Aroma: 4.5

Taste: 4.5

Aftertaste: 2.5

Impression: 2

Total: 16.5— Silver Medal worthy!

Priced at $19 a bottle.

Ships: Only in North Carolina

Drinking beautifully now

Peach Orchard – Rock of Ages Winery

Our wine tonight is the Peach Orchard peach fruit wine from Rock of Ages Winery in Hurdle Mills, North Carolina, just above Raleigh.

This is one of our most favorite peach wines. Real peachy on the nose, and as the back label boldly affirms, “real fruit is the key.”

Check out their website at Rock Of Ages Winery. #NCWine

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