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Aromatics Abounding!

My old pal Stacey Jo was in last night with an array of wines from Arneis to Riesling. Each one was a gem and it was quiet so we had time to talk about each one and let’s face it. 510 more words

Learning About Wine


La Barbera è un vino tipico del Piemonte. Viene ricavato dall’omonimo vitigno autoctono, per quanto è dato conoscere meno antico di altri coltivati in Piemonte, quali il moscato, il grignolino e il nebbiolo. 399 more words


Risorgimento 2013 Barbera D’Asti

Barbera D’Asti DOCG, Piedmont, Italy; 13% ABV
$10 at the Oakland, CA, store on 13 Jan

Lim13 and I liked the Risorgimento 2010 Barbaresco reasonably well, and this was a Barbera d’Asti, a designation I’ve liked a lot before, so I went for this bottle despite the higher price for the GO.  110 more words




2013 Sonoma County

Petite Sirah, Carignane, Zinfandel, Syrah, Barbera, Alicante Bouschet, Mourverde

Under the threatening sky, BESIEGED by rain clouds, lightening glinting in the hills, winemaker Joel Peterson worked alone to collect grapes destined for one of his debut wines.

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Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore (For Kara and Tiffany)

For Kara and Tiffany – super easy and delicious.  Tiffany, if you want to use boneless thighs, reduce cooking time to 4 hours!  Enjoy ladies! 244 more words

Food And Wine Pairing

Fulchino Vineyard Review

Al Fulchino is a straight shooter if ever there was one; he probably got that from his grandfather, Andrew Fulchino, from whom he inherited his wine press at the age of twenty one. 136 more words

American Winery Guide Reviews

Montevina Barbera 2012

Montevina Barbera Website

BevMo, $12.99

Aaron:  I liked the standard, oaky smell of this barbera which just enough nutmeg to add complexity.  The rich, cocoa and vanilla flavor presented a good nuttiness with some light berries which weren’t too prominent.  81 more words