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7 Ways To Own Memorial Day Weekend Like the Wine-Loving Boss that You Are

Say Memorial Day weekend to a foodie and they think BBQ-rib contests, s’mores, and potato salad. Say it to a wine lover and they think rosĂ© release parties, which wine with s’mores, and which wine with potato salad. 918 more words

Memorial Day Weekend

Chateau Promis | Bordeaux, France | Merlot | 2012

Chateau Promis | Bordeaux, France | Merlot | 2012.

Tasting notes:

Purplish in color, very powerful aroma of ripe fruits, blackberry, blueberry, figs, spice, black cherry, hint of floral and raisins, cinnamon, cloves. 13 more words


Ruffino Tenuta Lodola Nuova Vino Nobile di Montepulciano 2009

Ruffino Tenuta Lodola Nuova Vino Nobile di Montepulciano 2009.

*90% Sangiovese, 5% Cab Sau and 5% Merlot.

Tasting notes:

Red ruby in color. Aroma of my favorite berry notes such as dark cherry, cranberry, raspberry, bit of pomegranate, figs. 30 more words


Mia Wine Tasting + Review

I really should be calling this post woman crush wednesday because I am kind of crushing on this total boss babe winemaker, business woman and mother named Gloria Collell. 509 more words


Rey Sol 'Grand Reserve' | Cabernet Sauvignon | 2012

Rey Sol ‘Grand Reserve’ | Curico Valley, Chile | Cabernet Sauvignon | 2012.

Tasting notes:

Intense aroma of chocolate, blackcurrent, floral like violet, cedar notes, touch of spice. 24 more words


Shout Out to Sancerre

It’s movie-selling time in the south of France this week, meaning that the creme de la creme (and actual festering pile of dung, Woody Allen… 379 more words


Banner Elk Winery and Villa

While my dad was visiting the United States from his native Bolivia, he decided to take full advantage of his time and call on me to join him for a mini vacation. 625 more words