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    A Syrah A Day

    …) to chilly and the reds in the cellar started to call my name. The Cornerstone Syrah has a real cork closure and retails for $35. Four takeaways from this wine: 1.) The nose. Oh, my, the nose. This Syrah has that meaty note I love in Syrahs. 2.) We had this with beef stew. Perfect for a cold evening. 3.) I could also see this in the summer…

    6 readers - By Wannabe Wino Wine Blog

    Flavors of Fall...Three Craft Brews You'll Love

    … for cold weather, sweaters, jeans, cozy Uggs, a big bowl of beef stew or chili, and a blazing fire in the fireplace. Ahhhh, I just love Fall & Winter! Sierra Nevada Flipside 6.2%; American Amber; Chico, CA This Amber has a great hop aroma with dark malt finish that make this beer so flavorful. I am a true Tumbler fan though and still keep…

    2 readers - By Kelly Fugina/ Sipped In California

    The Best Box Wines - Vinchio-Vaglio Serra Piemonte Barbera 2012

    …The first selection in our series on boxed wine! A True Bulk Buy! This post brought to you by: Get the Chateau Rollan de By Cru Bourgeois Medoc 2010 for just $18.99 plus FREE SHIPPING on any size order! 100% Barbera from Piedmont, Italy. Available for as low as $16 for a 3L bottle. From the importer: "This wine is an entry level Barbera from…

    8 readers - By Jon Thorsen/ The Reverse Wine Snob

    Melting Pot Cooking: Joyce Goldstein and Petite Sirah

    … alternative, ethnic twists. “Korean tacos are a great example,” stated Goldstein, at the symposium. Another example of melting pot cooking is Concannon Vineyard’s Petite Sirah paired with a Cuban beef stew – Ropa Vieja – with California fusion. Petite Sirah braised flank steak with ground cumin and peppercorns among other spices and tasty…

    5 readers - By Jo Diaz/ Wine Blog

    Central Coast Cabernet Sauvignon Pairing Recipe

    …: Douglas Danielak Appellation: Contra Coast County, California Varietal Blend: 100% Cabernet Sauvignon Analysis: 13.6% alc/vol Aging: 75% American Oak, 25% French Oak, aged 14 month Filed under: Recipes Tagged: Beef stew, Cabernet, california wine, central coast california wine, Contra Coast wine, cooking with wine, food pairing, recipe, wine, wine club, wine pairing, wine recipe, wine tasting, winestyles…

    7 readers - By WineStyles

    ¡Mucho Gusto! Get to know Lagrein

    … for anywhere from $13-$50 a bottle. Here are some you may want to try: 2011 J. Hofstatter Lagrein Alto Adige (this one received 88 points from Wine Spectator, if you’re into ratings); 2011 Erste e Neue Lagrein; 2010 Cantina Zterlan “Gries” Lagrein. SPREAD THE AMOR AND SHARE THIS! Like this: Like Loading... Related Tags: Italian wine, Lagrein, Mucho Gusto, Unusual varietals, wine for beginners…

    2 readers - By Señorita Vino

    2012 Josh Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon

    …Sep 18 2014 Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon Region: North Coast, California – USA Cost: $15 (SRP) Winemaker’s Notes: Rich, aromatic dark fruits and baking spices delight the nose, yielding fresh plum and blackberry fruit, violet, dried fig, vanilla bean, and Chinese Five-Spice. The wine is layered with smoky and sappy maple wood, roasted almonds…

    2 readers - By George Perry/ The Good Wine Guru

    30 Second Wine Advisor: Eyeballing wine

    …, transparent edge, very youthful to the eye. Its attractive aroma, red fruit and white pepper, shows kinship to Loire Cabernet Franc, but the effects of its region's warmer climate shows in a balance that tilts toward the fruit, with white pepper and stony minerality more restrained. Good acidic structure and soft but perceptible tannins also suggest…

    4 readers - By WineLoversPage.com