Friday, October 2 Wine Tasting

Autumnal season brings new vintages

Hard to believe today is October 2nd… it was most certainly a quick summer. But here at Pettyjohn’s, we are excited to welcome the official arrival of fall. Autumn means the holiday season is just around the corner and new and exciting products present themselves in mass quantity. October is the time we start mapping out our floor displays for November and mentally putting the year’s best wines in food-pairing displays to make the next few months easy, smooth, and delicious for everyone. Stop by every Friday between 5-7 and watch our store change like the leaves on the trees. This Friday, we are popping open some store favorites that have moved into new vintages. We loved them before but it’s amazing to see how these wines have gotten even better! See you all tonight!

Kris Pinot Grigio 2014- Reg. $14.49 SALE $13.49
Kris Pinot Grigio 2014

Pale yellow in color with brilliant greenish reflections, enticing aromas of acacia flowers, citrus, tangerine, and hints of apricots and almonds. Kris is lean and refreshing on the palate with hints of blossom and honey.
Food Pairings: Recommended with salad, roast vegetables, risotto, lightly flavored pastas, omelettes, quiches and grilled white meats or salmon.

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Buzzinelli Brut Vino Spumante- Reg. $17.99
Buzzinelli Brut Vino Spumante

For all you Prosecco lovers here is something a little different that we think you are going to fall in love with. This Italian sparkler is light and refreshing with an undeniable crispness, making this wine the perfect companion to appetizers. Soft flavors of apple, green melon, and aromas of fading citrus come together beautifully, leaving a lingering finish that brings out the smile in everyone. Truly lovely!

Marietta Cellars Lot Number 62 Old Vine Red- Reg. $13.99 SALE $11.99
Marietta Cellars Lot Number 62 Old Vine Red

Marietta has played around with this wine over the years, but it still remains predominantly Zinfandel. The current vintage has received incredible press, scoring 90+ points from nearly every reviewer. Ripe, juicy fruit and a lush mouth feel are the hallmarks of Old Vine Red, with peppery spice and dusty earth adding an extra level of richness. Moderate but focused tannins ensure this blend will stand up to almost any food.
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Carmina Luna Spanish Red Boxed Wine- Reg. $20.99 SALE $16.99

This is an intensely fruity, modern wine blended
 specially for today’s market by the prestigious Bodegas Luzón winery. The wine is deep violet in color with prominent aromas of rich berry fruit. On the palate it is full bodied with perfectly balance acidity and tannins. The finish is long and complex with a characteristically spicy touch.
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Three days left on your email-only pricing. $9.99 Toasted Head Untamed Red, $7.85 Left Hand Good Juju 6-Packs, $21.95 Jack Daniels 750ml (no flavors)

See you tonight!

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