by Andrew Chalk
1999 Artéis Champagne Brut ($50)
It is not often that one sees a Champagne this old and not for this price. But this newly introduced brand is the real thing. 645 more words
Finally, a worthwhile wine from Napa that doesn’t break the bank! This is a delicious, full-bodied, smooth Cab that sports beautiful aromas of grilled berries, hickory, charcoal and other spices, and bolstered by big flavours of cassis and smoke. 51 more words
a million bazillion ages ago, (last month), my husband and i went to napa valley, just the two of us. without kids.
it was beauteous and amazingwonderful, obviously. 785 more words
I’ve been on a bit of a Napa wine kick recently, for the obvious reason that I’ve recently settled in the Valley. Every day I’m lucky enough to drive through beautiful vineyards on the way to and from work, and I can’t help but enjoy some of the fermented fruits of the labor I see going on. 332 more words