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Word Power and The Red Daily Slosh

“When you hear the call you have to get it underway.” Ah, the 80’s and meaningful lyrics.

How many times have I glowingly recommended a red from the Southern Rhone? 1,098 more words

Wine

Buyers’ Guide to VINTAGES May 30 - Part Two

Southern Rhône Reds and the Best of the Rest
By John Szabo MS, with notes from David Lawrason and Sara d’Amato

This week’s report features the top Southern Rhône reds of the May 30th release, along with the best of the rest of the reds. 1,776 more words

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What’s in the glass tonight May 24th

Off Topic: E Guigal Côtes du Rhone 2010 – $$

This Rhone red is fast becoming a favourite of mine, ever since L and I attending a Rhone cellaring tasting late last year. 53 more words

Wine Wednesday

I’m trying to decide what new wine to crack open to celebrate Wine Wednesday. BLM had its wonderful Spring Gala wine tasting, which features a variety of different vendors sampling wines from all over the world. 314 more words

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wine - 2012 Château Pegaü Côtes du Rhône Cuvée Maclura

Review

AVA "Rocks District": Different Approaches, Different Cultures - A Post From Raphael Schirmer, University Of Bordeaux

The TTB (the American regulatory authority for commercial matters concerning alcohol) is currently reviewing a proposal for the designation of a new viticultural region. The new AVA (American Viticulture Area) is located in the Walla Walla region situated on the border between Washington and Oregon, and will be called The Rocks District of Milton-Freewater. 1,088 more words

Travel

Back in Stock: Château Gigognan Châteauneuf du Pape Clos du Roi 2012

The red and white Côtes du Rhône from Château Gigognan are back in stock with the new 2013 vintage, as well as the Châteauneuf du Pape Clos du Roi 2012.  470 more words

Tasting Notes