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Nalle Winery Dry Creek Valley Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2015, California

It’s time for my #FridayCabernetfix. Here’s a nice one from Sonoma County.

Deep ruby in color with a nice reddish rim.

Fruity nose with blueberries, black currants, cherries, wood, vanilla, spices, licorice, black pepper, coffee and cloves. 176 more words

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Bitchin Blackberry - Douglas Vineyards

Our wine tonight is the Bitchin Blackberry from Douglas Vineyards in Kannapolis, North Carolina.

Grape wine with natural and artificial blackberry flavor.

Not sure of the base. 70 more words


Herzog Wine Cellars Lake County Special Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2016, California

Deep inky in color with a short reddish rim.

Fruity nose with black currants, black plums, sweet cherries, vanilla, light cedar, licorice, black pepper, vegetables, bitter herbs, cloves, light bell pepper, dark chocolates, dark coffee, mocha and light alcohol. 142 more words

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Rick Boyer Santa Barbara Roussanne 2018

Rosemary pesto pasta has become one of
my favorite dishes for nights that I just don’t have the energy to
cook. My freezer always has a few containers of pesto ready to go. 388 more words

Tussock Jumper Cuvée de Fêtes Pinot Noir 2017, France

Ruby in color with a wide reddish rim and medium intensity.

Fruity nose of blueberries, cherries, red currants, oak, spices, vegetables, coffee and black pepper. 84 more words

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LL x August Rose

This week I tried Cotes du Rhone, 2018 Les Trois Couronnes. This blend is 85% Grenache, 10% Cinsault and 5% Syrah. The Syrah added flavor to an already kickass blend. 104 more words

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Franck Massard Garnacha Spain 2017

This wine was not what I expected– and
that’s a good thing. I originally went rifling through my wine rack
because I wanted a bottle of Syrah. 350 more words