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95 • Lynfred NV Apple Wine, Michigan $13. Best Buy.
Pale golden yellow color. Rich spicy baked apple aromas with a silky, fruity-yet-dry medium body and a layered apple strudel, white nut, and citrus zest accented finish. Delicious and pure and effortlessly drinkable. (tasted on Jul-16-2012)
91 • Tomasello NV Red Raspberry Wine, American $10/500 ml. Best Buy.
Deep ruby black color. Rich raspberry coulis aromas and flavors with a tangy, fruity sweet medium-full body and a pure crushed raspberry, herbal honey, tomato, and grassy earth finish. Excellent vibrancy and purity. (tasted on Jul-16-2012)
90 • Chaucer's NV Blackberry Wine, California $15/500 ml. Best Buy.
Deep ruby black color. Rich blackberry compote aromas and flavors with a supple, fruity-yet-dry medium-full body and a peppered nut, lightly medicinal herb, and sundried tomato jelly accented finish. Nice complexity and savory mouthwatering acidity. (tasted on Jul-16-2012)
89 • Tomasello NV Blueberry Wine, New Jersey $10/500 ml. Best Buy.
Light ruby color. Delicate medicinal herb and bark, cola, sassafras, and blueberry bush aromas with a supple fruity sweet medium-to-full body and a tangy, spicy blueberry pie, Meyer lemon, and grassy earth accented finish. Tasty. (tasted on Jul-16-2012)
86 • Chaucer's NV Apricot Wine, California $15/500 ml. Best Buy.
Bright golden yellow color. Pure dried apricot aroma with a supple, fruity-yet-dry medium body and a drying medium length finish. (tasted on Jul-16-2012)
86 • Tomasello NV Blackberry Wine, American $10/500 ml. Best Buy.
Intricate aromas of honeysuckle-jasmine soap, blackberry tart and pepper bread with a supple, fruity sweet medium-to-full body and a tangy, honeyed berry syrup, spiced apple, sage, bay leaf, and smoky mineral finish. Interesting and complex. (tasted on Jul-16-2012)
83 • Tomasello NV Cranberry Wine, New Jersey $10/500 ml.|Find-a-Wine|
Bright ruby color. Cranberry sauce, waxy candy, and aloe aromas with a tangy, fruity sweet medium-to-full body and a tart, pure cranberry and sour cherry juice and tobacco leaf finish with stemmy bitterness, puckering acidity and tannins. Good purity, but very austere. (tasted on Jul-16-2012)