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  • Friday Favorites – Fall Drinks Week ends as Sicily travel begins

    … wander on down to The Heathman and find out for yourself. WINE Even though this week was all about non-wine fall beverages I just couldn’t keep myself away from the wine. Daylight savings time has ended and it’s suddenly dark now at 4pm (boo!!!). And cold. And wet. And our heater went out this week. Thus I finally turned to red! Rodney Strong…

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  • Fall Drinks Week — Sonoma Cider

    … cookies served with ice cream. I was amazed by how well the crunchy and sweet cookies and ice cream complimented the smoky vanilla flavored cider. Mind = blown. Though I’m still a wine gal, I’ve been having serious cravings for cider lately thanks to the cider revival happening in our country right now. And you can find these ciders in various…

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  • Moon Mountain 2006 Estate Cabernet Franc, Sonoma Valley

    … This bottle is the end of my online score of Moon Mountain wines. The wines were on sale and I bought five of them. Aroma of wet leaves was prominent on the nose. The tannins were soft on the front end, but the finish prompted a pucker. The flavor of the wine has grown complex. Flavors of blackberry and violet come forth mixed with a taste…

    Toledo Wines and Vinesin Cabernet Franc- 10 readers -
  • Sonoma peaks from out of the fog

    … Sonoma Coast Photo (c): http://www.sonomawine.com/ Sonoma County is so massive a wine region it’s really quite futile to take account of a singular, defining personality. Diversity of wine styles and viticultural approaches are what elucidate Sounty County and its 16 AVA’s (American Viticultural Areas). That much is true but the sheer…

  • Ravenswood Besieged by Nature this Halloween

    …, black plums, and overripe raspberry fruit flavours, with some roast chicken in the background. A hint of oak, cloves, and black pepper toward the finish.There was also some rose petals that seemed to float above the fruit flavours. Medium finish, which I wish lasted longer. On the finish the tannins picked up a bit, but not overly drying, along…

    Karl Mywinepal/ MyWinePalin Syrah- 1 readers -
  • SonomaChat 25th Twitter Chat Anniversary Oct22

    … by searching the #sonomachat hashtag on twitter, and can view past conversations Use hashtag all week to chat, ask questions or give out tips, advice and PLEASE post photos. SonomaChat Ambassadors: Past Guest Host List: Future Guest Hosts 2014: Nov. 5th – Russian River Growers Association Nov. 12th – Stryker Sonoma Nov. 19th – Thralls Wines Nov. 26th – Holiday Edition – Thanksgiving Dec. 3rd – Halleck Vineyards Dec. 10th – J Vineyards & Winery Dec. 17th – Winery Geek App at Wine Country This Week…

    Amy Lieberfarb/ Sip on this Juice- 2 readers -
  • The Tireless Trio’s Triumphant Turnaround

    … Kaz, Randy and X are baaaack! In the first of the post-radio episodes, we *completely* ignore all sensible radio clock formats and just keep on going. Seriously, we need a clock. Thanks to all of our Patreon supporters! You make it possible!!patreon.com/winebizradio…

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  • From VINTAGES for Thanksgiving, in wine and with song

    … Jordanne. One step further even. All Sébastien Jacquey. All of Ontario must rejoice, applaud and give credit to the effortless grace with which he is bringing evolution to the LCJ continuum. I urge you to try his wines. On this October 11th, 2014 VINTAGES release and in stores this coming Thanksgiving weekend the two eponymous vineyard bottlings hit…

    Michael Godel/ Godelloin Pinot Noir Merlot Chardonnay- 5 readers -
  • Catching A New Stride

    … http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/170948854-winebizradio-winebizradio-20141006.m4a Kaz, Randy and X talk about losing one’s mobile phone in New York City, among other things. Thanks to all of our Patreon supporters! You make all of this possible!! patreon.com/winebizradio…

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