• Iron Horse Vineyards | Sebastopol, CA

      Iron Horse Vineyards in Sebastopol, CA was by far my biggest wine related surprise of the year. I mean this in the best possible way for a couple different reasons. Iron Horse Ranch & Vineyards I love Champagne, but I tend to stay away from California Sparkling Wines. While there are some standouts, I find many of them too sweet and lacking the tiny, delicate Methode C ...

  • Top 5 Obscure, Affordable Wines from Burgundy

    … Top 5 Obscure, Affordable Wines from Burgundy The Way of the Cross – Domaine Romanée Conti, Burgundy. Affordable Burgundy is NOT an oxymoron. In truth, Burgundy offers far more than just elite Premier and Grand Crus, boasting a broad spectrum of food-friendly wines for every palate and price point. However, finding such wines typically means…

    binNotes | a wine blogin Pinot Noir Chardonnay- 1 readers -
  • Williams Selyem Winery | Healdsburg, CA

    … Chardonnays (one was a special bonus – a 2000 Allen Vineyard Chardonnay!), 2 Pinot Noirs and 1 Port (another bonus treat!). Because the wines on the distribution list sell out instantly, the selection we got to sample were “tasting room exclusives” and only available to visitors. I was excited to add a couple more bottles to my ever-growing…

    Wine-ding Road Blogin Pinot Noir Chardonnay- 8 readers -
  • Top 3 Takeaways: Burgundy’s HdB 2014

    …, the auction features wines from Domaine de Hospices de Beaune, an assemblage of vineyards bequeathed by prestigious patrons over the centuries. Proceeds from the auction fund the charity. binNotes’ top three (3) take-aways from the 154th Hospice de Beaune auction: 1. Record-Breaking This year, Domaine des Hospices de Beaune sales reached…

    binNotes | a wine blogin Pinot Noir Chardonnay- 1 readers -
  • Duel alsacien

    … réputés de sa génération. Il a remporté plusieurs concours dont celui du Meilleur jeune sommelier du Québec en 2009. C’est aussi un ami et un blogueur à suivre. L’accord de Kler-Yann Les arômes de cet assemblage de Pinot Blanc et de Muscat sont équilibrés. On y retrouve l’acidité du pinot blanc qui apporte de la tension et fait saliver, ainsi que…

    L'Apprentie Sommelière- 1 readers -
    Earlier about the same topic:
  • American Wine Story

    … Like wine? Like compelling stories about wine? You’ve landed on the right page! Looking for a movie about real heroes that also leaves you hankering for a great glass of wine? Well, it’s here! </p> <p style="text-align:center;"><em>Image: Courtesy <a href="">American Wine Story</a>…

    binNotes | a wine blogin Pinot Noir- 1 readers -
  • Willamette Valley’s Pinot in the City

    … Forget ‘Sex in the City’…give this girl ‘Pinot in the City’ any day! Manolo Blahniks? Je préfère sixty-six premium pinot wine makers from Oregon’s Willamette Valley plying their pours at Seattle’s hip Urban Feast, please! Pinot in the City blends Willamette Valley Wine pioneers and hard-to-find upstarts, new releases and old standbys, Pinot…

    binNotes | a wine blogin Pinot Noir Riesling Chardonnay- 6 readers -
  • WITIB? Pinot in the City!

    … Get ready for Pinot in the City! Pinot in the City | Seattle | September 11th 2014 Hey, Pinot Lovers!! Back by Popular Demand: Pinot in the City Road Show Hits Seattle! Save yourself the hassle of a 5 hour drive to the Willamette Valley… When: September 11, 2014. Trade event: 12-4 PM, Consumer event: 6-9 PM Where: Sodo Park, 3200 1st Ave…

    binNotes | a wine blogin Pinot Noir- 1 readers -
  • In Pursuit of Balance

    In Pursuit of Balance by The Terroiriste on 2013/02/04 In honor of IPOB today, a post of mine from the Wayback Machine: Monday I was back at RN74 for another fabulous tasting. From the booklet, “The purpose of this event is to promote dialogue around the meaning and relevance of balance in California Pinot Noir.

    The Terroiriste -
Get the top posts daily into your mailbox!