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  • Two Mosel wines from Haart and Vollenweider

    … Just a quick post today featuring two lovely wines from the Mosel. Of the pair you can start drinking the aromatic 2012 Reinhold Haart, Piesporter Goldtröpfchen, Riesling Kabinett, Mosel. The intense nose and lively yet rounded flavors in the mouth make this a very strong value. It is worth purchasing a bottle just to smell the wine. The 2013…

    Aaron Nix Gomez/ Hogshead - A Wine Blog- 4 readers -
  • Winery Spotlight

    …Rombauer Tasting Event >> RSVP at your local WineStyles << The Story of Rombauer Vineyards – Napa Valley, CA Rombauer Vineyards was established in 1980, when the Rombauer family harvested their first grapes — Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley’s Stags Leap District. Nearly 35 years later, the winery remains family owned…

    WineStylesin Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot- 5 readers -
  • Not That Easy Being Green (Wine): Review of Two Books

    … Britt & Per Karlsson, Biodynamic, Organic and Natural Winemaking: Sustainable Viticulture and Viniculture. Floris Books, 2014. John Kiger, A Vineyard Odyssey: The Organic Fight to Save Wine from the Ravages of Nature. Rowman & Littlefield, 2013. It’s really not that easy being green if you are a winegrower or wine maker. For a long…

    Mike Veseth/ The Wine Economist- 4 readers -
  • 2014 Gone. Keep Up with the Year in Front of You.

    … is the intrepid travel planner who can turn an introductory credit card deal into two round trip tickets to Germany or Spain or Austria. They hear music at decibels only accessed by corks and vines. Kris B frequents Garagiste and other obscure online merchants enabling the more placid tBoW to go in on a few unusual, exceptional deals. See Mont Blanc…

    The Best of Winesin Pinot Noir Chardonnay- 2 readers -
  • Wine of the Day January 4, 2014

    … 2013 Weingut Muller-Catoir, Muskateller Trocken, Haardt, Pfalz Germany. I think this Muller-Catoir Haardt Muskateller Trocken is the greatest dry Muscat wine on earth, and the latest release is absolutely gorgeous with white flowers and jasmine scents, lively lemon/lime and green apple fruit with lifting and framing acidity plus a bright…

    grapelive.comin Riesling- 3 readers -
  • Nine Hats 2013 Riesling, Columbia Valley, $12

    Best Buy! The nine star-studded winemakers of Long Shadows Vintners put only a portion of wine they create under their iconic labels, yet the quality of juice that doesn’t quite make the cut would be prized by most other vintners. And any of the bottles under this second label can be enjoyed consumers, especillay at these bargain prices.

    Great Northwest Wine- 3 readers -
  • Grapelive Special Report: Top 10 Wines of 2014

    … honeysuckle, butter rum, pear tart, tropical essences and earthy sea notes leading to a dense and tension filling palate that shows mineral, wet stones, tangerine, quince, apple and tangy lemon curd along with salted caramel, bitter peach, floral herb/spice all lifted by zesty acidity, hints of brioche and wood and a touch of honey. This dry and driving…

    grapelive.comin Syrah- 3 readers -
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