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Belle Glos Clark & Telephone Vineyard Pinot Noir 2011

Date: Wed, Jun 12, 2013 Winery Blogs

2011 Belle Glos Clark & Telephone Vineyard Pinot Noir, Santa Maria Valley, Santa Barbara County, CA, $44 (S) – Rating 92 There are some wines where the description should begin and end with yummy or delicious without all the deconstructed tasting notes… this is one of those wines. A flamboyant fruit-forward Pinot Noir with an enticing [...]

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Wine Guerrilla McClain Vineyard Zinfandel 2011

Date: Wed, Jun 12, 2013 Winery Blogs

2011 Wine Guerrilla McClain Vineyard Zinfandel, Alexander Valley, Sonoma County, CA, $35 (S) – Rating 92 Wine Guerrilla just does Zinfandel right. A rather complex offering with a perfect balance between Zinfandel flavor and texture. The 3.5 acre vineyard was planted using cuttings from a 120-year-old Zinfandel vineyard nearby. A robust nose of black cherry, ripe [...]

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Alpha Omega Winery Sauvignon Blanc 2011

Date: Sat, Jun 8, 2013 Winery Blogs

2011 Alpha Omega Winery Sauvignon Blanc, Napa Valley, CA, $38 (S) – Rating 92 Think sunny warm summer afternoon with friends. This SB opens with a creamy nose of pineapple and minerality with notes of Meyer lemon. Creamy on the palate with crisp acidity. Lovely flavors of ripe pineapple, Meyer lemon and granny smith apple [...]

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Learning to “Drink Bravely” with Mark Oldman

Date: Sat, Jun 8, 2013 Winery Blogs

I am going to make it (wine seminars) worth their while. I have a short attention span. I don't want to be bored. I am going to do whatever I can to make them walk away and say, that over-delivered.

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Jordan Winery Chardonnay 2011

Date: Thu, Jun 6, 2013 Winery Blogs

2011 Jordan Winery Chardonnay, Russian River Valley, Sonoma County, CA, $30 (S) – Rating 93 Consistently an excellent wine, the 2011 vintage is something special. A subtle bouquet of of red apple with notes of ripe pineapple, stone fruit and baking spice. An elegant balance of a creamy mouth-feel and zippy acidity offering flavors of red [...]

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Kelly Fleming Wines Sauvignon Blanc 2012

Date: Mon, May 13, 2013 Winery Blogs

2012 Kelly Fleming Wines Sauvignon Blanc, Napa Valley, CA, $36 (S) – Rating 92 Made from predominately Sauvignon Blanc,  Sauvignon Musque clone. All lees aged with 62% in French oak. Don’t be tempted to over-chill; this beauty shows best as the temp. rises to pleasantly cool. A temptingly crisp nose of pineapple, citrus, white peach [...]

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Castello di Amorosa Napa Valley Sangiovese 2009

Date: Tue, Apr 16, 2013 Winery Blogs

2009 Castello di Amorosa Napa Valley Sangiovese, Napa Valley, CA, $30 (S) – Rating 89 The rustic nose of cherry, leather and briar brings back thoughts of the amazing Castello di Amorosa itself. A blend of 90% estate Sangiovese and 10% Merlot. Medium-bodied with plenty of juicy acidity and firm tannins. Flavors of red cherry, [...]

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Trione Vineyards & Winery River Road Ranch Chardonnay 2009

Date: Tue, Apr 16, 2013 Winery Blogs

2009 Trione Vineyards & Winery River Road Ranch Chardonnay, Russian River Valley, CA, $25 (S) – Rating 90 A beautiful nose of red apple, ripe pineapple and notes of pie crust. This Chardonnay offers up a soft and creamy mouth-feel with flavors of red apple and pear with a perfect pitch of oaky vanilla. For [...]

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Caymus Vineyards Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2010

Date: Thu, Apr 4, 2013 Winery Blogs

2010 Caymus Vineyards Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, CA, $72 (S) – Rating 93 It would be nice sometimes to just review a wine as Delicious… This Cabernet is Delicious! An expressive nose of dark cherry, ripe plum with subtle notes of chocolate and leather. Soft to moderate tannins with beautifully balanced acidity. Flavors [...]

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Imagine Sipping Wine While Sailing Away

Date: Mon, Apr 1, 2013 Winery Blogs

Cruise lines are now offering special itineraries that feature large selections of wine and experts to educate their guests on everything from pairing to how the grapes are grown in various regions of the world.

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Dry Creek Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2009

Date: Mon, Apr 1, 2013 Winery Blogs

2009 Dry Creek Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Dry Creek Valley, Sonoma, CA, $25 (S) – Rating 90 One heck of a value. A blend of 86% Cabernet Sauvignon, 4% Merlot, 4% Cabernet Franc, 3% Malbec, 3% Petit Verdot with a big nose of bright cherry, plum, dark fruit and dark spice. Medium-bodied with moderate tannins and [...]

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Moone-Tsai Napa Valley Chardonnay 2010

Date: Mon, Apr 1, 2013 Winery Blogs

2010 Moone-Tsai Napa Valley Chardonnay, Bald Mountain Vineyard, CA, $55 (S) – Rating 93 For those who enjoy balanced oak and creamy malolactic flavors, this is an extraordinary Chardonnay. Give it about 15 minutes to fully open. These grapes, from high in Mayacamas Mountains, offer aromas of caramelized pineapple, honeycomb, ripe pear and vanilla. The creamy [...]

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Giordano Prosecco doc 2011

Date: Mon, Mar 25, 2013 Winery Blogs

2011 Giordano Prosecco doc, Sparkling Wine, Veneto, Italy, $15 (S) – Rating 90 This is one Prosecco that should not be relegated to a mixer or mimosa. A crisp floral nose with notes of lemon and orange peel. A near perfect level of effervescence with a soft mouth-feel yet mouthwatering acidity.  Dry flavors of citrus [...]

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Giordano Nero d’Avola i.g.t. Sicilia Rosso 2010

Date: Mon, Mar 25, 2013 Winery Blogs

2010 Giordano Nero d’Avola i.g.t. Sicilia Rosso, Sicily, Italy, $10 (S) – Rating 90 Nero d’Avola is the preeminent grape of Sicily and similar in style to New World Syrah/Shiraz displaying the jamminess one would expect from those wines. This Nero d’Avola is no exception with aromas of dark cherry with hints of dark chocolate [...]

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