Sour Cherry Wine Reviews

I drank these 1 wines and tasted all spice, menthol, orange peel, sour cherry. The wines are smooth and came from 90+ Cellars Wine Club.

Wine reviews by: Jessyca Frederick

Barbaresco Lot 181

2021 Ninety Plus Cellars Barbaresco Lot 181

At $28 I’m only a little disappointed. I expected more tannins and body from an Italian red wine, but was an experience worth having at that price.

Tasting notes: sour cherry, all spice, orange peel, menthol

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