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Wine Review: Gundlach Bundschu Gewurztraminer Sonoma Coast 2015

Good wines have shape in the mouth, a trajectory of undulating intensities that guide our attention. This one has some of that as it starts with focus and drive, becomes expansive and full in the midpalate and then fades to a dry, astringent finish. 175 more words

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David Noyes Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast 2013

The last time I wrote about this winery was over 4 years ago, on the Russian River Valley 2009 David Noyes Pinot Noir. I loved it then and gave it high marks, so when an opportunity came along to get more from this winery, I jumped. 130 more words


Inspiration for my Paintings - Scenery Where I Live

You might be wondering what inspires me to paint. A source of inspiration is the ocean, vineyard and farmland scenery where I live in Sonoma county, California. 74 more words

Ocean Paintings

Ancient Mendo

While I feel it has gotten a touch less rustic and even perhaps a tad flabbier in the 20 years I’ve been enjoying this wine, it is STILL an amazing bottle, gobs of mountain spice and a glorious burnt rubber vegetal, always bright and lively and an unbelievable bargain. 17 more words


Sonoma Coast State Park

Impromptu day trip to Sonoma Coast State Park located on Highway 1, just little north to Bodega Bay and San Francisco turned out to be wonderful family day! 82 more words


wine - 2014 Kosta Browne Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast



Ruddy garnet with wide clear edges.  An offensive note of rich oak and boring flabby fruit trying hard to be interesting in a muddy over-rich sorta way.   111 more words