Below is a quick look at our latest reviews published at BevX April 24, 2019. Click the links to get the score and the full analysis of each beverage. Every Wednesday we release new stories, introduce our latest reviews, and send our subscribers their weekly, free digital newsletter. (Subscribe here.)
We had another busy week at BevX with new, tasty beverage reviews to share.
We have shifted our reviews format in order to offer more reviews for our review hungry readers. The review pages (links below) will now offer a full tasting note with links to a full detail review for our Featured Beverages.
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Beverage of the Week
Ayinger Maibock (Germany)
Ayinger produces 12 different styles of Beer, a great commitment for a brewery of this size. Their Maibock is brewed in the fall and released in the spring. It’s just sweet enough to fortify while offering a great balance of spice with a delicate hop inclusion… See the Beverage of the Week feature
Heaven’s Door Tennessee Straight Bourbon
Brilliant, deep bronze color. The nose is vibrant with generous notes of sweet grains, banana bread, butterscotch, and honey with hints of toffee, beeswax, nutmeg, and vanilla. The palate echoes the nose delivering a sweet, honeyed grain-driven core with spicy rye accents with hints of earth and toasted oak. Full-bodied with a lush, sweet core while balanced with a bright dose of acidity. Aged in new American oak for a minimum of seven years. $49.99 – 4 Stars
Tablas Creek Patelin de Tablas Rosé Paso Robles 2018
Brilliant, light peach color. The nose is moderately intense offering scents of nectarine and wet stones with supporting notes of strawberry, mineral, and red grapefruit. The palate echoes the nose delivering a red fruit-driven core with flavors of orange peel, pomegranate, and raspberry. The finish is long and lingering with hints of rose petals. Medium-bodied and perfectly balanced with a vibrant texture. $25 4 Stars/93 points
Tablas Creek Dianthus Adelaida District 2018
Brilliant, medium salmon color. The nose is moderately intense offering scents of strawberry and sweet rhubarb with supporting notes of watermelon, wet stones, and jasmine. The palate echoes the nose delivering a red fruit-driven core with flavors of raspberry and kumquat. The finish is long and lingering with tart red fruits and very subtle tannins. Medium-bodied and perfectly balanced with a substantial yet vibrant texture. $30 4.5 Stars/94 points