Red Wine - Page 2

  • Bouillabaisse, paella and 32 wines

    Chiado’s Bouillabaisse No words, no tasting notes. Just the wines. What happens at WineAlign‘s #waxmas14 stays at Waxmas14. I will say this. There was music. Waxmas Whites Domaine Long-Depaquit Chablis Grand Cru La Moutonne 1996, Burgundy, France Vergelegen G.V.B. White 2012, Stellenbosch, South Africa René Muré Riesling Clos Saint-Landelin 2008, Alsace, France R.

    Michael Godel/ Godello- 7 readers -
  • Woodinville Wine Events: December 16th-31st

    … ©2013 Richard Duval Images It’s Christmas and New Years so don’t forget to check with individual wineries for holiday hours. Northwest Cellars – December 19th – Happy Hour, christmas carol singalong Woodhouse Wine Estates – December 20th – Watch SIDEWAYS on the big screens in the Tasting Room Woodhouse Wine Estates – December 24th -Christmas…

    Shona Milne/ Woodinville Wine Update- 7 readers -
  • 2011 Albino Rocca Nebbiolo d’Alba Warming up with some...

    … 2011 Albino Rocca Nebbiolo d’Alba Warming up with some Nebbiolo on a cold wintry day. Red cherries, dried wood, potpourri, cinnamon sticks, and dried cranberries on the nose. Really tart, dried cherries and bramble on the palate. Good acidity but can feel the alcohol on the finish. 3/5 bones $$ Nebbiolo 14% abv Piedmont, ITALY …

    Shiba Sommelier- 7 readers -
  • Zap Intimate Zinfandel Experience is Back! January 29-31, 2015

    … ZAP Announces the 24th Annual Zinfandel Experience Tasting Event January 29-31, 2015 at the Presidio, San Francisco. The premier tasting event for Zinfandel lovers will celebrate its 24th anniversary, January 29-31, 2015 with four festive celebratory events over three days that feature a diverse selection of wines and styles from renowned…

    Monique Soltani/ Wine Oh TV- 7 readers -
  • Traveling Winers Weekend Wine Picks – 15 Dec 2014

    … Explore a new wine this weekend! Whether you’re into dry, sweet, red, white, Italian, French or even “Hops”, consider trying our suggestions below! Traveling Winers Weekend Wine Picks Tom Joe “Hops ‘r Better” Winer Wine: Fiestarita Type: White Vineyard: Fiesta Vineyard & Winery Buy local A semi-sweet white wine with hints of tangerine…

    Khristine Claud/ The Vineyard Trail- 6 readers -
  • Tantalus, Pinot Noir, Okanagan Valley VQA, BC, 2010, 13.4% abv

    … Christmas is fast approaching and I always love to have a Pinot alongside the turkey and cranberry sauce. Gamay wines, Pinot Noirs and even Cab Francs go swell with holiday bird. They’re light enough and the tannins are subtle to mimic the sauces and reflect well upon the root veggies. This version of Pinot Noir as per Tantalus is a medium…

    winellamain Pinot Noir- 1 readers -
  • 2010 Shug Pinot Noir

    Chris and I hosted dinner at our house with another couple. Chris prepared the food and we asked our friends to bring a bottle to share. They brought a bottle of 2010 Shug Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir. More recently, Pinot Noirs hasn’t been on Chris’s favorite list and she’s preferred more of a jammy flavored Pinot Noir. Without even trying the wine she decided to pass, but I was eager to try it.

    Bill Thompson/ Bills Wine Wandering- 3 readers -
  • 14 Canadian wines that rocked in 2014

    Gold Medal Plates Toronto 2014 silent auction guitar signed by Canadian musicians In 2013 the number chosen to highlight excellence in Canadian wine was 13. Symmetry and permutations with repetition are one thing, quality in winemaking is yet another. The expectation is fully understood that next year there will be 15 wines on the list. And so on and so forth.

    Michael Godel/ Godello- 9 readers -
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  • Wine of the Week 29 – my bargain red of the year?

    …. I was thrilled when I was last there to look out of my hotel window, which was quite high up and to see a stork flying along below me. This wine is a Crianza, which means it has been aged in oak either a barrel – 225/228 litres or something bigger – for at least 6 months. This wine claims to have been aged in new American and French oak barrels…

    Quentin Sadler's Wine Page- 4 readers -
  • 2011 Château du Cèdre “Le Cèdre” Wow, tried this...

    … 2011 Château du Cèdre “Le Cèdre” Wow, tried this wine open after over a day. Dark purple, almost inky color on this guy. Macerated purple fruit, Korean bulgogi, and a hint of kimchi on the nose!! Almost brooding, dark purple fruit on the palate with dark wood, wet earth and yes, more bulgogi (!) and purple flowers. Crazy cool stuff! 4/5 bones $$$ Malbec 14% abv Cahors, FRANCE …

    Shiba Sommelierin Malbec- 2 readers -
  • Dry Creek Vineyards Zinfandel 2012

    … with balanced acidity and supple tannins. Flavors of blackberry, plum, ripe raspberry and dark spice. An elegantly long finish with plenty of spice and hints of cocoa. Buy This Wine The post Dry Creek Vineyards Zinfandel 2012 appeared first on Wine Blog - Bacchus and Beery. …

    Bacchus and Beery- 4 readers -
  • 2012 Feudi di San Gregorio “Rubrato”...

    … 2012 Feudi di San Gregorio “Rubrato” Aglianico There’s no mistaking the solid structure of this wine from Campania, Italy! Tons of red berries. Bramble and wood notes. Present tannins and high acidity. Solid. 3/5 bones $ Aglianico 13.5% abv Campania, ITALY …

    Shiba Sommelier- 2 readers -
  • Girls Go Grape’s 2014 Holiday Wine List – The Reds

    … being on a horse named Penny at the A&T Equestrian Centre in Surrey. Thank you for your comments on ‘The Whites’ list for 2014…I am happy to be of assistance! Like last week, my list of reds includes wines for a crowd, unique wines to try this season, gift giving wine and wine for that special celebration. Red Wines for 2014: Cal Y Canto…

    Christine Campbell/ Girls Go Grapein Syrah- 4 readers -
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