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    WBC Pre-Trip: A Glimpse into the Soul of Santa Barbara Wine

    Larry Schaffer, Tercero Wines Our WBC journey began with bread.  And yeast.  And really good wine.  What I found about the Santa Barbara region is that it has a soul.  It’s real, it’s eclectic, it’s quotable and it’s incredibly real.  It’s something that you can’t get with ...

    16 readers - By Dallas Wine Chick

    The Sauvignon Blanc of Summer - Four Fine Finds From Naked Wines

    The 2013 Lay of the Land Sauvignon Blanc, the 2013 Matt Iaconis Margaret River Sauvignon Blanc + Semillon, the 2013 Rachis by Randy Hester Sauvignon Blanc and the 2012 Villebois Sauvignon Blanc. Sauvignon Blanc is one of the most popular white varieties and accordingly is fou...

    13 readers - By The Reverse Wine Snob

      WBC 14: Best Wines

      Rebecca Gomez Farrell - - 13 readers - 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 importa...

      Nuvino Wine Pouches

      Benito's Wine Reviews - - 9 readers - While tasting the wines from Nuvino packaged in foil pouches, I did not think about Capri Sun as much as I did the space program, and how it felt like the kind of beverage packaging that one would need in zero gravity. That ...

      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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      WBC Pre-Trip: A Glimpse into the Soul of Santa Barbara Wine

      … to the temperature. We tried 22 wines from the different AVAs – everything from sparkling wine, dry Riesling, Riesling, Rose, Sauvignon Blanc, white blends, chardonnay, pinot noir, grenache and syrah from Santa Maria Valley AVA, Santa Ynez Valley AVA, Sta. Rita Hills AVA (which must be spelled this way due to the Chilean winery), Ballard…

      16 readers - By Dallas Wine Chick

      Nuvino Wine Pouches

      … and marketed by Nuvino. Each pouch is a single serving and retails for $4, which is a fairly good bargain since you're getting a fourth of a bottle versus the traditional fifth in a glass. 2013 Sauvignon Blanc Maule Valley, Chile 13% abv. Clean and mild, gentle Meyer lemon flavors. Round body and a quick finish. 2013 Chardonnay Cape Winelands…

      9 readers - By Ben Carter/ Benito's Wine Reviews

      Live Wine Blogging

      …Almost two weeks ago (already?) I attended the Wine Bloggers Conference as most of you know by now. (Hopefully this post will be far less volatile than previous post on the Conference—which I never thought would get much traction, but apparently … Continue reading…

      1 readers - By the drunken cyclist

      The Sauvignon Blanc of Summer - Four Fine Finds From Naked Wines

      …The 2013 Lay of the Land Sauvignon Blanc, the 2013 Matt Iaconis Margaret River Sauvignon Blanc + Semillon, the 2013 Rachis by Randy Hester Sauvignon Blanc and the 2012 Villebois Sauvignon Blanc. Sauvignon Blanc is one of the most popular white varieties and accordingly is found in vineyards in many different countries. Originally from Western…

      13 readers - By The Reverse Wine Snob

      2012 Nichelini Family Winery Sauvignon Blanc

      …I tend to drink more whites 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 they warm up faster in my glass on the boat.  I have to watch…

      2 readers - By Bills Wine Wandering

      2012 B Cellars Sauvignon Blanc

      …Product was provided for free however the review is my honest opinion. Sight Pale color depth and a yellow hue. Smell The Sauvignon Blanc was very aromatic and the development was young-fruity.  The aromas I could smell is pears, melon, banana, green apple. Taste The wine was dry, medium-bodied, and the acidity was lively.  Tasting […]…

      1 readers - By Bills Wine Wandering

      Thirsty Thursday: Château de Rochemorin, Pessac-Léognan, Bordeaux, France 2006

      …This Thirsty Thursday uncorks an accident. I had ordered Château de Rochemorin's 2006 Red full of excitement. Baron de Montesquieu -inspiration to America's Constitution- lived and made wine here in Pessac-Léognan (a Graves sub-region that weaves into Bordeaux's suburbs). 2006 was a challenging year for reds, leading to powerful, cellar-needy…

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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…

      3 readers - By Video Wine Reviews and Education - 1337 Wine

      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…

      3 readers - By WineCompass

      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. …

      2 readers - By CHEAP WINE FINDER