Posted on  by Joey Ciaramitaro

WHAT: Join us this Saturday, August 7th for a special complimentary wine tasting with wine merchant / owner of Terroir Wines, Gordon Alexander.  Alexander will be pouring an unique and diverse selection of wine from his acclaimed portfolio, for the tasting representing: Spain, Austria, Provence Fr., Mendicino,CA, and Portugal …6 singular bottles that may be new to your palette.  As always, the tasting is elevated using our imported Riedel stemware.  

WHY:  The opportunity to introduce tasters to wines with distinctive qualities…prized grape varietals from ascending and classic wine regions,… the perfect occasion to learn about
exceptional wines with complexity.      

WHO: For this tasting wine merchant, Gordon Alexander together with Savor’s Kathleen Morgan, have selected wine of distinguished vintners offering memorable experiences.

WHEN: This Saturday, August 7th, from 1 to 3pm at Savour

HOW: Saturday tastings are complimentary, as is parking behind the store with rear entrance.

Saturday’s Pourings include:
Diamarine, Coteaux Varois en Provence Rose, 2019, Le Cercle des Vignerons Saint Louis, Provence, FR, Varietals: Cinsault and Syrah; 12.5 Alc., Pairing; tuna, haddock, pork, shellfish, vegetarian, poultry.

Carol Shelton, Wild Thing Old Vine Zinfandel, Mendocino County, CA  2017,  Organic – vines 60 + yrs, wild yeast  ferment,Varietals;  Zinfnadel 76%, Carignane 15%, Petite Sarah 9%, Pairings: beef, lamb, poultry.  

Paul Perez-Castro Ventosa El Castro de Valtuille 2019, Memcia Joven, 14 Alc.  Single vineyard, DO Castilla y Leon / Bierzo, Spain, 13.5 Alc. Pairing : veal, Game-deer, venison, poultry

Clavis Aurea, Reserva, Quinta do Casal Monteiro
, Portugal / Tejo, Varietal: Touring Nacional, Touring Franca, Tina Roriz (red). Alc 13.5 Alc.  Pairings: beef, pasta, veal, poultry    
Hermann Moser, Gruner Veltliner, ‘Karmelliterberg ”, 2019; Kremstal, Austria, Alc. 12.5% Pairings: pork, shellfish, spicy food
Hermann Moser, Gebling Riesling (dry) 2015, Niederösterreich, Austria Alc. 12%  
Pairings: pork, shellfish, spicy foods, poultry

Adding to the Terroir Wines Tasting This Saturday tasting is 
Savour’s Everyday
Tech Tastings at the North Shore’s Only – Digital Wine Machine.
Taste 20 new wines for August and yes, complimentary. All wines are paired with food recommendations from Kathleen. The wine machine is a breeze to use!

Please Note: If you are not fully vaccinations, please wear a mask when not tasting wines.            

Thank you for this accommodation for our mutual health and well-being.           

Savour Wine & Cheese  l  76 Prospect St.  l  Gloucester l  978. 282 .1455