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3 Red Blends That Anyone Should Try

More and more when someone asks me for a good red wine, I find myself standing in front of the blends. Each and every red blend is unique unto itself. 289 more words

Red Blend

Blending Strengths

I am a wine enthusiast – aka – a “wino”.  I guess that’s obvious since I have a wine blog. For as much as I am a wino, I am also a total junkie for the work of my favorite “motivational celebrities”.   750 more words


2013 Apothic Dark Limited Release

Apothic wines I have tried in the past and, while I love the vineyard’s branding on each occasion, I have not been overwhelmed by the wine itself. 258 more words


Wiens Family Cellars Red Crowded 2012

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Around $25/bottle when in season

Aaron:  This had a pretty full nose and was honestly much better than I remembered.  Raspberry vinagarette and toast sparked the nostrils while some mild sweetness from very juicy fruit danced on the tongue.   101 more words


A Unique Destin-ation

On the slopes of the Simonsberg Mountain, between Stellenbosch and Paarl, there are several large internationally-recognised wine estates, with diverse attractions and experiences designed to encourage the visitor to linger a while, rather than just drop in for a quick wine tasting. 797 more words


Dead Bolt Winemaker's Blend 2013

Dead Bolt is a lovely $10 table wine.  There isn’t much else to say about it – it’s simply a decent red blend.  Dead Bolt has little bite, it’s smooth, fruity and smokey and incredibly easy to drink. 74 more words