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Anything But

In nearly all instances, it’s better to focus on the positives.   So that is what will do here. However, it saddens me that a wine such a powerful… 468 more words


The Cabernets

One of the most common questions we hear in the tasting room is about our Regale Napa Valley Cabernet Franc, a wine that spurs much debate with its feminine body, subtle black cherry and tobacco filled out with varietally correct earthy notes. 308 more words


Kirkland Napa Valley Meritage 2011

Some friends and I were at a Costco yesterday and decided to try a few of the Kirkland  brand wines.  This was our first attempt, it cost $11 and is a blend of 49% Merlot, 41% Cabernet Sauvignon and 5% each Cab Franc and Petit Verdot.   49 more words


Sterling Meritage and Joya Red

4 January 2015

It was a dark and stormy night when I ventured out to the porch for another glass of wine and cigar. That’s as good a way to start as any as you will see below. 131 more words

Correct Wine Pronunciations

As if my Grand Cru article earlier this month didn’t get me enough controversy, I thought I’d dig into this argument as well. I’ve always joked that wine bloggers know everything about wine except how to pronounce it. 733 more words


2010 Sprucewood Shores Meritage Hawk's Flight Reserve

Dedicated to the Hawks migration across Southwestern Canada, this red blend is just as exciting! A sumptuous Bordeaux blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Cabernet Franc will make your senses take flight. 99 more words

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