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What We Have Been Drinking—1/30/17

Over the course of a week, I taste a bunch of wine, usually with friends, and almost always with my wife.  Here are some of the wines we tasted over the past few weeks. 848 more words


Wine Review: Hahn GSM Central Coast 2014

This blend of  65% Grenache, 31% Syrah, 4% Mourvèdre shows ripe blueberry and red raspberry with raisin undertones and black pepper top notes. Freshly turned earth becomes more of a focal point with aeration, an attractive nose although the alcohol is distracting. 102 more words

Wine Reviews

Cotes Du Rhone – Two more stars of the southern Rhone

2013 Domaine Chateaumar Cuvee Bastien
2014 Domaine Chateaumar Cuvee Vincent

Pipe and Pint Grape Notes – Vol.1/Ch.5

For this week’s review, we are literally going to cross the road from where we were last week. 1,086 more words


Chateauneuf Du Pape - Two stars of the southern Rhone

2013 Domaine Giraud Chateauneuf Du Pape Tradition
2013 Domaine Jerome Gradassi Chateauneuf Du Pape

-Pipe and Pint Grape Notes – Vol.1/ Ch.4

Let’s take a trip to Europe today, specifically to the southern Rhone region of France and one its most famous wine growing regions, Chateauneuf Du Pape. 721 more words