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  • Giordano Chianti d.o.c.g. 2013

    …Giordano Chianti d.o.c.g. 2013, Tuscany, Italy, $15 (S) – Rating 91 Very typical of this beautiful variety (Sangiovese) from an even more beautiful wine region. Aromas of cherry, dark chocolate and spice. A soft mouth-feel with defined tannins and balanced acidity. On the palate, flavors of black cherry, plum and pomegranate with plenty dark spice. Spice and chocolate in the finish. Buy This Wine The post Giordano Chianti d.o.c.g. 2013 appeared first on Wine Blog - Bacchus and Beery. …

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  • 2012 Carta Vieja Carmenère Limited Release Carmenère from Chile...

    … 2012 Carta Vieja Carmenère Limited Release Carmenère from Chile is always a treat! Lots of black pepper, green pepper, cocoa nibs, small twigs, and bramble along with loads of red and black cherries and mint. Simple, velvety, and pretty darned good. 3/5 bones $ Carmenère 13.5% abv Loncomilla Valley, CHILE …

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  • Get Converted!

    … ATTENTION ALL DOUBTERS – DOW WILL BE CONVERTED! A leading American wine journalist recently declared Portugal to be the most exciting new wine frontier. His point of reference is the wonderful high-end red wines from the Douro region (home to Port), but I’d like to also say there is also much to discover at the lower end, such as Sogrape’s Dao…

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  • Woodinville Wine Events: November 16th-30th

    … Release Northwest Cellars – November 16th – Chocolate and Wine: The 2 Basic Food Groups Otis Kenyon – November 16th – Not the Same Old Turkey! Bookwalter Wines – November 18th – Corks and Canvas Bookwalter Wines – November 20th – Bubbles @ Bookwalter – Fat Cork & Bookwalter team up for an event you will not want to miss! The Woodhouse Wine…

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  • Treasure Map: Exotic Wines of Southern France

    … possibly be ‘new’ or ‘under-the-radar’ in this area? Have we got a treat for you! Wine Regions of Southern France Bandol Wine Region The Black Wine of France This little corner of Provençal heaven is small in size but immense in character and quality. The locals have known for decades that the Mourvèdre-based reds and rosés from this region are amongst…

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  • 2010 Retro Cellars Howell Mountain Old Vine Petite...

    … 2010 Retro Cellars Howell Mountain Old Vine Petite Sirah Aroooooo!! This wine from my friends at Retro Cellars is the best Petite Sirah I’ve ever had. It’s got the balance and structure for cellaring. Blackberry and cassis, pine cones and evergreen forest, clean earth, balsamic glaze, and clove on the nose. Fruit is dark but lifted…

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  • 2007 Scacciadiavoli Sagrantino di Montefalco

    … and spicy finish. Pairs perfect with roasted meat, grilled meat, and game. Pairs well also with aged cheeses, both spicy and herbal. My Review: I’ll admit to having been excited when this wine showed up. Not only has Italy always had a soft-spot in my heart when it comes to wine, but it was a chance for me to a grape that was new to me…

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  • LCBO Vintages Red Picks

    … SEMI-EXPENSIVE, DAMN GOOD LOCAL REDS! Here’s a few local reds that are worth the splurge. Something to consider for the Holidays, or gift-giving. All at Vintages. Henry’s Big Baco . . . shades of a Rhone Red, but uniquely local. Warmth, and a little mystery. For fans of adventure. HENRY OF PELHAM 12 Baco Noir Reserve, VQA Ontario 461699…

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  • Bean Fairbanks: Fundraiser for New Service Dog

    … Fundraising For An Industry Friend Mon. Nov. 17th Downtown Spirits 2300 7th Ave – Seattle (7th & Denny) 5:00 – 7:00pm Join us for a wine & beer tasting/happy hour to support our friend Bean Fairbanks! Bean needs to raise funds in order to train her new service dog Aauga. Bean suffers from MS and with her companion and service dog…

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