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wine - 2010 Spring Valley Vineyard Frederick


Wine Review: Lyeth Meritage Sonoma County 2011

It is ordinary people who make the world go ‘round. A jack-of-all-trades who can competently handle anything you throw her way is a valuable person to have around even though she may not do anything particularly well. 235 more words

Wine Reviews

Release Alert: OPUS ONE and OVERTURE

Here’s a little advance notice with my notes on the new vintage of Opus and the first release in Texas of “Overture,” the second wine of Opus. 278 more words

Wine Review: 2009 Barren Ridge Vineyards Meritage

Many times when you get a wine blend from either France or California the leading grape in the blend is usually Cabernet Sauvignon or Merlot. In some cases with French wine, those are the only two grapes in the blend. 262 more words


wine - 2008 Continuum Proprietary Red

  • 2008 Continuum Proprietary Red – USA, California, Napa Valley (9/23/2014)

    Tasted non blind.

    Purple color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of currants, plums, melted black licorice and a bit of black pepper.

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Yes, It’s Okay to Buy Wine at Costco, Part I

Oh, Costco. The giant warehouse, big box store with the fluorescent lights, perpetually crowded with people pushing around small buses oversized grocery carts in their quest to take home 200 of the same granola bar, jars of peanut butter large enough to bathe in, and bags of chips that are approximately the same size as a small child. 1,234 more words

All The Red Wine

Wine Review: 2010 Same Sex Meritage

Everyone has their thing, for some it is religion and for some it is politics. I feel liked being political on your wine label is a net neutral. 297 more words