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Legal Oysteria hosts Argentinian wines, beyond Malbec

Legal Sea Foods‘ concept ‘Legal Oysteria,’ tucked into a corner store jetting out toward the Charlestown bridge has welcomed Argentinian wines this season.

Throughout the city of Boston, though, there is a gap between the impressive quality of various wines that hail from Argentina other than Malbec. 427 more words


Get Ready for Summ-ahhhhhh...

Holy crap, guys. This weekend is Memorial Day. I literally just put away my shovel and…we’ve arrived at summer.

Not. Complaining.

Anyway. I thought now might be a good time to remind you of a few things: 503 more words

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Bodega Los Aljibes Selectus 2007, Spain

Dark ruby in color with a short brick rim.

On the nose, black currants, plums, wood, licorice, dark chocolates, black pepper, graphite, earth, bitter herbs, spices, green vegetables and dark coffee. 104 more words

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Domaine Font de Michelle Châteauneuf-du-Pape, 2012

Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Rhone Valley, France | Grenache, Syrah, Mourvèdre, other CdP grapes

WINERY: Gonnet family in Bédarrides since 1660, 1880 – Jean Etienne Gonnet built farmhouse, olive trees & 3 ha grapes, named for difficult to find spring Fontaine de Michelle, grandson Etienne created FdM in 1950 (married member of Brunier family, owns Vieux Telegraph), 30 ha vineyard, SE of CdP AOC, sons Jean & Michel took over 1975, their sons Bertrand & Guillaume in charge now, 2002 – expanded estate with 20 ha of land in Côtes-du-Rhône, also run Gonnet Pères et Fils, now 27 ha in CdP (2 ha for CdP blanc), rock/stone/clay/limestone soils, spread throughout appellation, farmed organically… 27 more words


Spier Wines Beyond Ordinary 2016, South Africa

Deep purple in color with a purplish rim.

On the nose, raspberries, strawberries, sour cherries, earth, leather, dust, vegetables, leaves, dark chocolates and black pepper. 100 more words

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19 crimes red blend

19 crimes such an interesting back story. If you haven’t, check out their website. My favorite quote from their site, “this wine celebrates the rules they broke and the culture they built.” It’s one of my mom’s favorite wines and I can understand why. 110 more words


Trivento Bodegas Y Viñedos Amado Sur 2014 Mendoza, Argentina

Dark ruby in color with a reddish rim.

Fruity nose of blackberries, blueberries, cherries, licorice, oak, vanilla, alcohol, cola, leather, light barnyard, light green vegetables, herbs, chocolates, black pepper and spices. 97 more words

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