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The Wolftrap Red Blend 2014

The Wolftrap

Red Blend


Cape of Good Hope, South Africa

82% Syrah
16% Mourvedre
2% Viognier

“This svelte lady is the figurehead of Boekenhoutskloof. She is an adaptation of an early silver hallmark of the Cape of Good Hope and she carries the dove of peace and hope. 139 more words

Vendanges 2016 #7 - Last Pickings

En français

Wednesday (September 21st) was officially the last day of summer and, appropriately, the last day of picking at Mas Coutelou. It was, as in 2015, the Cabernet Sauvignon of Segrairals which was the last major parcel gathered in. 519 more words


My Favorite Wine Can Be Described in 3 Letters: GSM

I have liked many wines in my time. These are wines that I uncork regularly to enjoy with a meal or to share with friends over a deep (or not-so-deep) conversation. 445 more words

Wine In The Glass

Bill Zacharkiw's Mid-Week Wine: A classic Côtes du Rhône, the ultimate table wine

Versatility: There are certain wine styles that seem capable of morphing and adapting themselves to whatever food is being served. One of those is Côtes du Rhône. 263 more words


Government Warnings on Wine

GRAPE: Listed Below APP: Sierra Foothills COUNTRY: USA AVE PRICE: $24

2015 Jambalaia Rouge @laclarinefarm

Government Warning!? When has a government ever told the truth? … 83 more words

Corbières Alert

Prominently displaying the dramatic Visigoth symbol dating to the 7th century,
later referred to as the Languedoc Cross or Cross of the Cathars, this vintner’s… 575 more words

Red Wine

Trending towards single varietals

The Northern California wine scene is more abundant than ever with new wineries adding their special stamp to the bountiful landscape. Over the past few years, I have noticed a subtle trend among wine portfolios – an increase in single varietal offerings. 338 more words

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