Jim's Fine Wine & More | Norfolk NE:
Winery of the Month: J. Bookwalter
J. Bookwalter is one of the most recognized boutique wineries in the Pacific Northwest, relying on meticulous wine making, exceptional vineyards and a decades-long commitment to excellence to produce some of the world’s finest wines. Their story is one of deep family roots in Washington State's exciting wine industry and a family heritage in viticulture and wine making in the Columbia Basin.
J. Bookwalter- Readers Cabernet:
The 2020 Readers Cabernet Sauvignon is bright ruby in color with aromas of blackberries, black currant, black tea, and bittersweet chocolate with a rich smooth texture and silky tannins. The finish is long and the fruit lingers on the palate. Special $21.99!!
J. Bookwalter- Readers Merlot:
This Merlot is a vibrant garnet color with dark ruby hues. On the nose, you are met with complex aromas of savory herb, spice, plum, and cherry. Once this youthful wine opens up, you are delighted with blackberry, black plum, and juicy cherry notes. The flavor profiles in this wine are multifaceted. Savory highlights, along with ripe fruit and sweetly spiced oak make this wine very easy to drink. Texturally, this Merlot has bright acidity and has smooth and silky fine-grained tannins. The finish on this wine is juicy and leaves you craving more! Special $21.99!!
J. Bookwalter- Notebook Red:
Their Notebook Red wine is crafted to be approachable and easy to drink. The NV16 is smooth, juicy, with well-structured tannins that give this wine body and weight. Vibrant ruby and translucent red in color, this wine gives off aromas and flavors of cherry, plum, spice, and soft vanilla. Because they have blended multiple vintages and grape varieties to make this wine, it is far from one-dimensional. This wine leads with fruit forwardness and finishes with a touch of savory notes. This wine is one of the best values that Washington State has to offer. Special $15.99!
J. Bookwalter- Subplot 40:
Subplot No. 40 has a dense and vibrant ruby color with aromatics and flavors of currant, black cherry, dried fig, graphite, violet, and dried herbs. On the palate, this wine is rich, fruit-driven with medium acidity. This Cabernet dominant blend is pleasantly smooth, and balanced, with structured tannin on the finish. Enjoy this wine with your favorite dish or drink on its own.
J. Bookwalter- Readers Chardonnay:
Pouring the 2020 Readers Chardonnay in your glass, you are met with hues of fleshy white pear and honeysuckle. The aromatics on this wine are bright and fruity that transports you to thoughts of a tropical summer. Notes of pear, pineapple, mango, and white flowers delight your senses as you prepare to take your first sip. On the palate, this wine has tropical fruit, citrus, and crisp Asian pear. The finish on this wine is bright and light, leaving you refreshed and wanting more. The wine is made up of 80% Chardonnay and 20% Viognier. Special $15.99!!
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