Virtual Tasting

    • Wine of The Week: 2001 La Rioja Alta “904″ Gran Reserva #TempranilloDay

      Every Thursday I feature a wine I particularly enjoy, whether it’s something new and different, is a great value, or from a producer worth checking out. My Wine Of The Week is the 2001 La Rioja Alta “904″ Gran Reserva The Winery La Rioja Alta, S.A. was founded in 1890 when five Riojan and Basque families who shared a passion for wine, founded the ‘Sociedad Vinícola de La Rioja Alta’.

      Martin D. Redmond/ ENOFYLZ Wine Blog- 4 readers -
  • VAwinechat Monticello AVA

    This was the first month I participated in the Virginia Wine Chat, a monthly virtual gathering to discuss the wines, winemakers, wineries and regions of Virginia. September's edition focused on wines from the Monticello AVA and was the first winemaker panel discussion focused on one Virginia wine region.

    Kovas Palubinskas/ 50 States of Wine- 2 readers -
  • Riesling Hour: Finger Lakes 2013 Vintage Rieslings

    …, or Riesling Hour. Riesling Hour is the world's largest Finger Lakes Riesling virtual tasting, with over 1000 wine lovers from 14 states joining in for this fun virtual tasting event. Riesling Hour is a virtual event leveraging Facebook, Twitter, and blogs with a few venues hosting tastings (New York City, Clifton Park, Boston, Hudson Valley…

    Kovas Palubinskas/ 50 States of Winein Riesling- 1 readers -
  • Lodi Wine: Bechthold Vineyard Cinsaults

    …, plum, strawberry and toast flavors; light but surprisingly round mouthfeel into an acidic finish; cork closure; 1000 cases produced; SRP $17. $17! This was a surprisingly fruity yet restrained wine, a classic feeling and tasting wine, sure to please most palates. 2013 Ancient Vine Michael David Cinsault: Aged 12 months in neutral French oak; deep…

    Kovas Palubinskas/ 50 States of Wine- 2 readers -
  • September Virtual Tasting - Bookwalter Notebook 4NV

    …The September Virtual Tasting wine is the J. Bookwalter Notebook NV4 Red Wine. This wine retails for $15 and is widely available. The tasting will take place on Tuesday September 30th from 7-8pm Pacific. What you need to do to participate is: 1. Buy this month’s wine from the winery or a local retailer 2. Tweet your comments about the wine on Twitter between 7 and 8pm Pacific on the specified date using the hashtag #bookwalter. For those on Twitter, follow me @wawinereport.…

    Sean P. Sullivan/ Washington Wine Report- 5 readers -