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What Goes With Summer Reading

The best things to read while laying on the beach, by a lake, or just under the air conditioning vent in your apartment are either escapist and absorbing, or funny and not too taxing. 976 more words


Gschweicher 2011 Grüner Veltliner

Röshitz, Austria; 12.0% ABV
$5 at the Berkeley, CA, store a few days ago.  Plenty there.

We don’t see Grüner Veltliner much at the GO, I had run out of white, and Weinish liked it, so…  I thought the wine was pretty good but not exceptional.  66 more words

Nor Cal GO

Relax and Smile with Grüner Veltliner

I love trying new wines, especially if it is a grape I have not previously enjoyed. As I journey through the world of wine I would like to try every grape varietal available in my lifetime. 724 more words


Count KarolyI 2013 Gruner Veltliner

Price: $9.29

Amongst cork dork Gruner is hip and worthy of many a lavish superlative. However outside of that world Gruner is not very well understood or often enjoyed. 97 more words

BC Liquor Stores

White wines you will want to get to know

Albarino, Verdejo, Torrontes, Sylvaner, Gruner Veltliner and Viognier all sound like exotic place names rather than wines.

Come, enjoy an evening discovering new white wine varietals. 638 more words

Tasting Notes

Seabiscuit Cafe

There were six of us that casually walked from the Grand Hotel staying on the sidewalks to avoid the evident traces of the only mass transit vehicles on the island. 419 more words


The next big white grape?

Grapes for white wines go in and out of fashion in a way that red varieties don’t seem to do. The first major trend was for Chardonnay – whether oaked, unoaked, crisp and refreshing, intense and full of tropical fruits. 279 more words