Roussanne

    Perissos Vineyards and Winery: Harvest Visit

    Perissos Vineyards and Winery: Harvest Visit It was back in 2010 when I first trekked out to Perissos Vineyards (in the Texas hill country near Burnet, TX) to visit Seth Martin, then a new face on the Texas hill country wine trail, not knowing much more than he worked with Roussanne.

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    Divine (and Gold Medal Winning) Wines of Eden Hill Vineyard

    Label Art from Eden Hill 2013 Divine White Divine (and Gold Medal Winning) Wines of Eden Hill Vineyard Every now and then, I taste a wine and makes me realize why I spend so much time tasting Texas wines. In this case, there were two: Eden Hill Vineyard 2013 Roussanne (Oswald Vineyard) and their 2013 Divine White.

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      Wine Century Club: Varietals 71 – 80

      vinesanddesigns - - 6 readers - Here is the next segment of my tasting notes for some of the wines that I have included in my list of varietals for the submission for membership into the Wine Century Club. 71.

      Tales From: Press Gang Cellars

      the drunken cyclist - - 1 readers - Last month, as most of you now know, I attended the Wine Bloggers Conference in Buellton, California. On Saturday afternoon, a bunch of my fellow bloggers and I decided to skip out of the second installment of Live Wine Blogging as well as the awards ceremony (since none of us were finalists this year-yeah, bitter grapes-pun intended) and head into town for dinner.

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      Chateau L’Ermitage 2012 “Sainte Cecile” Costieres de Nimes White

      … Cecile” Costieres de Nimes White Old vine Roussanne with a bit of Viognier and Grenache Blanc. Fermented in steel and aged for a hot second in oak. Stone fruit and hibiscus on the nose with a whiff of toast and Nutella. The attack is lush and round and only by the finish does the crisp underbelly of crab apple come into play. Flavors of quince and dry…

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      Tales From: Press Gang Cellars

      … Roussanne: Retail $26. A bit of a muted nose with some floral notes sneaking through. On the palate I was really surprised. Perhaps the best 100% Rousanne I have ever had. Restrained, elegant, and beautiful. Outstanding. 91-93 Points. Retail $20. Dedicated rosé (and named after his wife). There are few things I love more in my life than a dedicated rosé…

      1 readers - By the drunken cyclist

      Wine Century Club: Varietals 71 – 80

      … Here is the next segment of my tasting notes for some of the wines that I have included in my list of varietals for the submission for membership into the Wine Century Club. 71. Roussanne, 2012 vintage, Figaro (blend), Terravista Vineyards, Naramata, BC, Canada: pale in colour, ripe yellow plum and nectarine aromas, round mouthfeel, dry…

      6 readers - By vinesanddesigns

      Quick Pour: Sans Liege Call to Arms 2011

      …Producer: Sans Liege Region: Paso Robles AVA, California, United States Wine: Call to Arms Price: $30 Vintage: 2011 Varietals: 70% Grenache Blanc, 30% Roussanne; (15.1% ABV) Virginia Pour House Notes: Fresh lemon meringue, touch of honey, lush, white tropical fruit, and flaky pastry aromas lead to a smooth, honey-coated palate with plenty of weight. Fresh, floral nuances ...…

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      Divine (and Gold Medal Winning) Wines of Eden Hill Vineyard

      … Label Art from Eden Hill 2013 Divine White Divine (and Gold Medal Winning) Wines of Eden Hill Vineyard Every now and then, I taste a wine and makes me realize why I spend so much time tasting Texas wines. In this case, there were two: Eden Hill Vineyard 2013 Roussanne (Oswald Vineyard) and their 2013 Divine White. Both wines are well made…

      10 readers - By Vintage Texas Blog

      Perissos Vineyards and Winery: Harvest Visit

      … Perissos Vineyards and Winery: Harvest Visit It was back in 2010 when I first trekked out to Perissos Vineyards (in the Texas hill country near Burnet, TX) to visit Seth Martin, then a new face on the Texas hill country wine trail, not knowing much more than he worked with Roussanne. Then, sight unseen as to my winemaking skills (which were…

      11 readers - By Vintage Texas Blog

      A Renaissance for Renaissance? Part II: The White Wines

      … dry and with spanking acidity. Lovely wine, seductive and elegant. . >Roussanne 2013. Bright medium gold; straw, thyme, camellia; spiced pear; rich, viscous, creamy, balanced by clean acidity and an undertow of limestone minerality. >Roussanne 2007. Bright yellow-gold hue; spicy and exotic, slightly honeyed, ripe and almost fleshy, more…

      6 readers - By Fredric Koeppel/ Bigger Than Your Head