beauty is within
“𝘉𝘢𝘣𝘺 𝘴𝘪𝘱 𝘵𝘩𝘪𝘴 𝘸𝘪𝘯𝘦, 𝘵𝘦𝘭𝘭 𝘮𝘦 𝘢𝘳𝘦 𝘺𝘰𝘶 𝘥𝘰𝘸𝘯 𝘵𝘰 𝘳𝘪𝘥𝘦”
#Sat #Picanha + #Wine 🍷
yeah things are shitty on the whole but at least wine comes in packaging that’s essentially like a big juice box so at least we have that.
I found this old bottle in the clearance for $10 and took a gamble. The shop was clearing out their fridge so I hoped it wasn’t cooked along the way. It is in good shape for the age, great fruit and honey notes and a whole lot of nuance underneath. Cheers!https://i.imgur.com/FbSdmoS.jpg
This was the first Brazilian wine that my wife & I had an opportunity to try. A little Internet research & I discovered Salton is better known for its sparkling wines but this Cabernet Franc is an excellent medium bodied red:
Closer to home (relatively speaking, in that New York state is closer to Memphis than Brazil), is this Cabernet Franc from the Finger Lakes region in New York. How did the two stack up against each other? The Salton Cabernet Franc slightly edge out the Damiani wine because it had a little more body but the Finger Lake Cabernet Franc was peppery which I like so it really boils down to personal mood, taste and, if being served with food, what the wine is being paired with:
Dee by Les Toil
I got my wine, Hallmark Channel movie, and Stucky fanfics. Perfect Saturday night!!
Cavatelli pasta with Beef Ragu