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    A Tour of French Wine Regions via Perseus Winery

    Can you match the French wine region with the following grape varieties? Region:  Bordeaux, Alsace, Rhone Valley Variety:  Pinot Gris, Viognier, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah If you can’t figure it out, scroll to the bottom of this article for the answer.  Assuming you gues...

    16 readers - By MyWinePal

    The Great American Wine Company, Cabernet Sauvignon, Rosenblum Cellars 2012

    A scene on the front porch of Any Town USA. Two wooden rocking chairs, a man, a woman in each of the chai...

    8 readers - By Wine Chicks Guide

      Taplin Cellars

      Grapelines - - 8 readers - A look at California’s Taplin Cellars.   By Lou Marmon   Gazette Newspapers  June 2014   Taplin Cellars is a Napa winery with bicoastal roots. A great-great grandfather of the present-day owners moved his dairy far...

      Weekend Wine Notes: 10 Under $20

      Bigger Than Your Head - - 7 readers - Your eyes do not deceive you, My Readers. Today’s Weekend Wine Notes offer 10 wines priced under $20, in actuality, from about $12 to $19. We flaunt our eclectic nature today, reaching from various regions of California to Ger...

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      Passing Through Paso

      … expresses elegance, balanced with subtle notes of sweet spice, lavender, thyme and a broad array of bramble berries.” Christine “loves a fantastic Petite Verdot” and was taken with Jack of Hearts 2011 by Jada Vineyard and Winery’s “talented winemaker, David Galzignato.”  The blend is 62% Petite Verdot, 31% Cabernet Sauvignon and 7% Merlot…

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      Being Re-Introduced to Robert Mondavi Wines

      … seated for our red tasting, Nova Cadamatre, one of the three winemakers at Robert Mondavi, walked us through tasting the:  2010 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon ($28) 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve from the To Kalon vineyard ($135) 2010 Oakville District Cabernet Sauvignon as from the To Kalon vineyard ($45) I was impressed with all…

      2 readers - By The Wine Key's Blog

      Ever More - Livermore

      … Cabernet Sauvignon is what people want to drink and the 2011 Concannon Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon from Livermore Valley is what I want to drink. With notes of black cherry and sweet oak, this is a lively wine, not some deep robust Cabernet, but lighter, younger, with cherry, acidity, plumb, raspberry, and a cocoa finish - nothing off…

      5 readers - By Boozehoundz

      Nederberg Cabernet 2011 Winemaster’s Reserve Western Cape South Africa

      … South Africa makes some fine Cabernet but at the low end of the price range quality is uneven. Nederberg has two centuries of winemaking behind them but this entry level Cab is ordinary. It does have the characteristic South African herbal quality. A mélange of eucalyptus and smoke with coffee background and red current give the nose some…

      3 readers - By Edible Arts

      Taplin Cellars

      … they purchased land to grow fruit and walnuts. Farming was considerably challenging in the late 18 and early 1900s, especially in ground described as “9 parts rock and 1 part dirt.” Yet the family persevered and was able to keep ahold of the property through the Depression, Prohibition and two World Wars. In the mid-1970s they replanted to Cabernet…

      8 readers - By Grapelines

      Tess and Barb – Episode #306

      … In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews wine he purchased via Underground Cellar. Underground Cellar is an online wine service that offers deals with a time limit. The deal is one price that is equivalent to the least expensive wine in the deal with the chance of scoring an upgrade to a higher priced wine. Wines reviewed are the Non…

      3 readers - By Video Wine Reviews and Education - 1337 Wine

      Approachable Value Wines from Arrogant Frog

      … at cold temperatures. Aged in  neutral oak.   2013 Arrogant Frog Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot (55%-45% blend) - layers of blueberry jam aroma - slight spice; mocha (almost raspberry chocolate) - very soft. Another 60%-40% American-French oak with some staves. …

      3 readers - By WineCompass

      2014 Wine Industry Technology Symposium Tasting

      … before in different vintages and have always enjoyed it. The blend is composed of 79% Cabernet Sauvignon, 12% Merlot, 6% Petit Verdot, and 3% Malbec. The wine pours a deep ruby color in the glass with long legs upon swirling the wine. On the nose, the wine offers ample dark fruits such as blackberry and boysenberry as well as dark cherry and plum…

      7 readers - By My Fabulous World In Wine

      Wine Review: Mackey Vineyards 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley

      … for Filet Mignon, rib roast, leg of lamb and especially Osso Bucco. After three hours dinner and wine were ready - sautéed mushrooms, red wine reduction sauce and tender steaks. The Mackey 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon was a beautiful match. My suggestion is to open and decant for three hours and then enjoy. Plenty of life in this bottle of wine to cellar…

      7 readers - By Wild 4 Washington Wine

      When the Dust turns to Silk – 2011 Rutherford Cabernets

      … It was a beautiful summer’s day, when we all gathered to taste the 2011 Rutherford Cabernets, at Francis Ford Coppola’s Inglenook Winery. I need to immediately segue into the late 1990s. I was sitting on a panel for the American Wine Society in Cleveland, Ohio, I believe it was. I was invited to talk about […] The post When the Dust turns to Silk – 2011 Rutherford Cabernets appeared first on Wine Blog. …

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      Ghost Pines 2011 Red Blend

      … I received this as a Christmas gift in 2013 (yeah I know – what took me so long?) and has a delectable blend of Petit Verdot, Cabernet Franc, Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Sirah, Merlot & Sangiovese grape varietals from Sonoma County (56%), Joaquin County (23%) and Napa County (21%) which yielded a deep garnet color with an alcohol…

      7 readers - By The Wit Is Out

      Weekend Wine Notes: 10 Under $20

      …. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Wakefield Promised Land Cabernet Sauvignon 2012, South Australia. 100% cabernet sauvignon. 13.5% alc. Dark ruby-purple; cedar, tobacco, dried rosemary; intense and concentrated notes of black currants, raspberries and cherries; hints of black olive, leather and loam; dense, chewy, sleek and lithe; ripe…

      7 readers - By Fredric Koeppel/ Bigger Than Your Head

      A Tour of French Wine Regions via Perseus Winery

      … Can you match the French wine region with the following grape varieties? Region:  Bordeaux, Alsace, Rhone Valley Variety:  Pinot Gris, Viognier, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah If you can’t figure it out, scroll to the bottom of this article for the answer.  Assuming you guessed correctly, or checked with the answer below, All four grape…

      16 readers - By MyWinePal
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