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    WBC 14: Best Wines

    This is the first of several posts covering my experience at the Wine Bloggers Conference (WBC14) held in Buellton, CA, last weekend. I’ll feature one per week, likely through August, and why not start with what’s most important to me? Naturally, that’s the wines themselves. ...

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    2012 Nichelini Sauvignon Blanc

    I tend to drink more white and rose wines in the summer.  But of course reds are still my favorite.   When we are on the boat hanging out...

    8 readers - By Bills Wine Wandering

      Spottswoode Sauvignon Blanc 2012

      Just Grapes - - 6 readers - Spottswoode is one of my personal favourite wineries in Napa Valley. Their Cabernet Sauvignon is a stunning, elegant, and profound example of Napa Cab, old school style. But it is expensive. For something a little more afforda...

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      2012 Nichelini Sauvignon Blanc

      …I tend to drink more white and rose wines in the summer.  But of course reds are still my favorite.   When we are on the boat hanging out I prefer the lighter fruity wines.  I tend to keep them cooler because the wine warms up faster outside than in the house. Sight Pale color…

      8 readers - By Bills Wine Wandering

      Parducci 2010 Sauvignon Blanc, Mendocino County

      … matter if the wine didn’t taste good. Happily, it does. The Parducci 2010 Sauvignon Blanc is a small batch wine with only 520 cases produced. The flavors are nicely integrated with notes of grapefruit and starfruit. The wine has a somewhat creamy texture balanced with acidity. The acidity does not overpower. This is a wine that would work well…

      4 readers - By Toledo Wines and Vines

      Tess and Barb – Episode #306

      … In this episode of 1337 Wine TV, Mark reviews wine he purchased via Underground Cellar. Underground Cellar is an online wine service that offers deals with a time limit. The deal is one price that is equivalent to the least expensive wine in the deal with the chance of scoring an upgrade to a higher priced wine. Wines reviewed are the Non…

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      Approachable Value Wines from Arrogant Frog

      …". But don't think these wines are plunk. Mas stated that in order to gain traction in the value wine market a $10 wine wine be worth $20 and from my tasting these wines fit within this range. Each of the wines below were approachable, likeable, and consistent for that grape variety.  2013 Arrogant Frog Sauvignon Blanc  - grassy grapefruit…

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      Spottswoode Sauvignon Blanc 2012

      … Spottswoode is one of my personal favourite wineries in Napa Valley. Their Cabernet Sauvignon is a stunning, elegant, and profound example of Napa Cab, old school style. But it is expensive. For something a little more affordable (though not cheap), their Sauvignon Blanc is the place to go. It also happens to be one of, if not the best, Sauvignon…

      6 readers - By Just Grapes

      WBC 14: Best Wines

      …, and desserts, these 11 wines stood out to me. Maybe they’ll do the same for you. In no particular order…. 1. Charles Krug 2013 Sauvignon Blanc, Napa Valley I gave this wine, the last one I tried during the white wine liveblogging session, my highest rating of the weekend, though I suspect #11 below might beat it had I taken the time to write down my…

      13 readers - By Rebecca Gomez Farrell

      Coppola Diamond Collection Sauvignon Blanc 2013

      …   The Coppola Diamond Collection Sauvignon Blanc 2013 is 90.6% Sauvignon Blanc, 6% Chardonnay and 3.5% Semillon (Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon are the White wine blend of Bordeaux) sourced from vineyards in the Alexander Valley AVA and Sonoma County AVA, both sub-AVA’s of the Sonoma County AVA and the Lake County AVA (north of Napa). […] The post Coppola Diamond Collection Sauvignon Blanc 2013 appeared first on CHEAP WINE FINDER. …

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      Out Of Isolation, Chilean Wines Prosper

      …   Reviews of the Lanzur Sauvignon Blanc 2013 and The Macallan 18 year old (1996 vintage) Single Malt Scotch Whisky.   By Joshua E. London and Lou Marmon   July 15, 2014   Chile is the source of some of the world’s best wine values. The country boasts over a dozen distinctive wine producing regions that extend hundreds of miles from…

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      Tales From: Dry Creek Vineyard

      …Back in April, I spent two great days in the Dry Creek Valley, meeting several growers and wine makers, and visiting a handful of wineries. Up until this last stop, I had visited (with the exception of Ridge, of course) … Continue reading…

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      A Renaissance for Renaissance? Part II: The White Wines

      … to six years to come together. >Late Harvest Sauvignon Blanc 1994. Medium amber color; maple syrup and toffee, pine, glazed peaches and apricots, candied lime; momentous acidity and limestone minerality. Drink now through 2020 to ’24. >Late Harvest Riesling 1992. Entrancing medium gold-amber hue; jasmine and honeysuckle, baked peaches…

      6 readers - By Fredric Koeppel/ Bigger Than Your Head

      Flying to San Francisco and a Conundrum

      …I am on a flight from Philadelphia to San Francisco headed to a week of wine debauchery at the Wine Bloggers Conference (WBC) in Buellton, California in Santa Barbara County. I don’t enjoy being away from my family for even the … Continue reading…

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      Tales From: Rued Vineyards, Dry Creek Valley

      …I ended up leaving Unti Vineyards right after Mick, as I had an appointment in just a few minutes at Rued Vineyards, just about a half a mile down Dry Creek Road from Unti. I entered the tastefully done tasting … Continue reading…

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      Monticello Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc 2013

      … Monticello Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc 2013, Napa Valley, CA, $32 (S) – Rating 90 A robust nose of ruby red grapefruit, Meyer lemon, tropicals and bright spice. Bright acidity complimented by soft textures. Meyer lemon, ruby red grapefruit, citrus, spice and green apple flavors abound. Plenty of spice, citrus and tropical notes in the finish. Buy This Wine   The post Monticello Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc 2013 appeared first on Wine Blog - Bacchus and Beery. …

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