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Bodega Bay, CA - 5/29/17

Drove through rolling landscape towards Bodega Bay. Doubleclick any photo to enlarge.

Spent the windswept afternoon, exploring the cliff-bottom beaches overlooking an assortment of sea stacks – those weird  pillarlike masses of erosion-resistant “rock detached by wave action from a cliff-lined shore and surrounded by water.” 198 more words

Daily Wine 6/4/2017

Daily Wine 6/4/17:

Peay Vineyards – Les Titans – Syrah – Sonoma Coast – 2005

Red Wine

Kortum Trail, Sonoma Coast, CA

May 28, 2017




Chardonnay Dreams

An remarkable blending of typically-polar Chardonnay profiles. Big round melon and plush butter nose shocks the system when it suddenly shows itself as deft citrus and briary tannin in the mouth. 63 more words


Alex: Fruit for 500

​Dark ruby, no edges and moderatley staining.  Big chalky nose of match-head fresh-blood evisceration, damp grass and acrid fruit, throughout stained with an innocence thwarted by the reality of fruit cut short. 87 more words


dat Gap doe

Funky drrrrty tired lil bish, kindof a bretty little mess–not a speck of fruit left in it. All fig and kalamata and koala-piss running rocky-road dropped on hot pavement. 51 more words


Dinner, Wine and a Play

It is amazing what will bring a memory back about wine. I guess I just save too many things, but in hindsight since I have started writing this blog, all of these mementos have been a blessing. 435 more words