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Sauvignon Blanc Review

Date: 2 September 2014
Brand: Casa Viva, Sauvignon Blanc
Vintage: 2010
Color: White, but slightly golden. If it were my urine sample, I would think “Good job, but I still need to drink more water.” 219 more words

Casa Viva

Alka Carmenere: Blackberry & Clay in a Chilean Wine

Some grapes are ex-patriots. They immigrate across oceans, get settled, and find themselves happier in their new home than perhaps they ever were in their native homeland. 407 more words

Red Wine

Budget Wine: Marchigue Carmenere Reserva Colchagua Valley 2012

I am a fan of unusual wines, especially when they are inexpensive. With the hundreds if not thousands of wines available on any city block, 1/2 of them tasting so much alike, it is cause for celebration when you find something strikingly different. 207 more words

Wine Reviews

Wine Discovery: Louis-Antoine Luyt

So I get to do some pretty cool shit, like this last week: Wines of Chile hosted a Wine Bar War featuring four sommeliers from around NYC. 404 more words


Wine Review: 2012 Lacaze Private Collection Cabernet Sauvignon

Whenever I look at a bottle of wine I always wonder what led them to choose this label. Insert pleasant or surprised tone where necessary. Open it up and judge the content accordingly. 296 more words


Important Aromas: Touring Cousiño Macul Winery

Wine has always fallen into one of two categories for me: ways that college kids embarrass themselves, and ways useless cultural capital makes some people better than others (See… 603 more words


Chile's Wine Regions

From north to south, and from the Pacific to the Andes, this sliver of a country boasts a collection of distinct terroirs—and wines to match.  761 more words