Kathie Lee & Hoda: Ray Isle Interview
With the 2012 Olympics in London starting on July 27 2012, Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb are joined by Ray Isle, Executive Wine Editor at Food & Wine, as they do a taste test to figure out which wines are from what countries. This is their own set of Olympic Games, since Kathie Lee and Hoda seem to excel at the ability to drink wine. They taste wines from France, USA, Germany and much more. Some of the reviews included Dr. L Mosel Riesling review, Francis Ford Coppola Votre Sante Chardonnay review and more.
Ray Isle: NV Jean-Charles Boisset Brut Cremant de Bourgogne No. 21 Review
Ray Isle brought in wine from France for Kathie Lee and Hoda. The wine is called NV Jean-Charles Boisset Brut Cremant de Bourgogne No. 21 for $20. Isle said it is a combination between pinot noir and chardonnay.
Ray Isle: Dr. L Mosel Riesling Review
Ray Isle brought in wine from Germany for Kathie Lee and Hoda. The wine is a 2011 Dr. L Mosel Riesling and costs $12. Isle said it is slightly sweet and a Riesling.
Francis Ford Coppola Votre Sante Chardonnay Review
Ray Isle then brought in a Chardonnay. He said it could be from any country because a lot of chardonnay grown throughout the world. This chardonnay was from the USA. It was a 2010 Francis Ford Coppola Votre Sante Chardonnay for $14.
Ray Isle: Bodegas Borsao Tres Picos Garnacha Review
Ray Isle said the next one is a Garnacha. The wine is from Spain and is a 2009 Bodegas Borsao Tres Picos Garnacha for $15.
Ray Isle: Capezzana Barco Reale Review
The next wine Ray Isle brought in is from Italy. It is a 2009 Capezzana Barco Reale for $15. Isle said it is beautiful, it is wonderful and it is made from sangiovese.