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Recioto della Valpolicella

Markus/ March 2, 2020/ Snap Blogs/ 0 comments

Today on monday 2nd of March, Wonderfull and sweet Recioto della Valpolicella from small family producer David Sterza is available in Alkos´s webshop.Half liter of pure blueberry pie, blackberry jam and the proper amount of tannins. Price is also below from the price of bigger commercial competitor.

Clos des Papes, Chateauneuf du Pape

Markus/ December 14, 2019/ Snap Blogs/ 0 comments

Now it is here! World famous Chateauneuf du pape by Clos des Papes. Elegant, full body and powerfull wines from vintage 2016 and small amount of vintage 2013. Jeb Dunnuck ( ex-reviewer form Robert Parker) who is a Rhône expert scored 100 points for 2016 vintage. Make a comparison with mature wine from vintage 2013 and yet young and powerful

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New Wines in Alko

Markus/ July 8, 2019/ Snap Blogs/ 0 comments

Today two new wines started to be on sale Alko´s web shop. Paul Blanck Pinot Gris Patergarten and Paul Blanck Auxerrois Vieilles Vignes. Botth wines are perfect food pairing wines for example with roasted chicken. Go to Alko´s web shop here

Saturday Evening Dinner

Markus/ September 10, 2017/ Snap Blogs/ 0 comments

Saturday evening home meal this time: Spring lamb with excellent Pintia 2010 from Toro Spain. this Tempranillo came with 15% alcohol so it was a bit strong to spring lamb even wine was mature already. Cheeses and Clemens Busch Marienbourg Spätlese Gold capsule 2011 where acidity and exotic fruits. – Markus Laukkanen

Heading to Italy

Markus/ August 3, 2016/ Snap Blogs/ 0 comments

It is D-day and all visits has been set up. There will be visits at Barbaresco, Barolo, Valpolicella and Soave. wBlogs will follow.

Loma

Markus/ July 26, 2016/ Snap Blogs/ 0 comments

Nice to be at vacation, boat cruising at Järvisydän and with Jacquert rose of course! –Markus