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    Learn About Livermore Valley Wine Country (VIDEO)

    Livermore Valley Wine Legends Welcome to one of California’s oldest wine regions and a wine region that helped shaped the California wine industry that we know and love today. The Livermore Valley planted its first wine grapes in the 1760′s and has been making wine history ever since.

    11 readers - By Wine Oh TV

    Maryhill Winery 2011 Malbec, Columbia Valley, $22

    Maryhill Winery 2011 Malbec, Columbia Valley, $22 By Great Northwest Wine on September 11, 2014 The Leutholds continue to build upon their winery’s reputation not only by having hired talented winemakers over the years, but also with their long-standing relationships with many of the state’s top growers, and the Milbrandt brothers supplied the fruit for this beauty.

    9 readers - By Great Northwest Wine

      14 Hands Winery 2012 Chardonnay, Washington, $12

      Great Northwest Wine - - 8 readers - 14 Hands Winery 2012 Chardonnay, Washington, $12 By Great Northwest Wine on September 10, 2014 Best Buy! Keith Kenison has turned his years of heading up the white program at Columbia Crest into the position as head winemaker of Washington’s hottest brand running.

      Finally, I’m a Convert

      Talk-A-Vino - - 8 readers - Yes, this will be a post about the wine – what did you think I will be writing about? I completely changed my perception of one wine region, so convert or not, but this is what this post is all about. Don’t know about you, but when I visit the wine region and wineries in it, I generally come with certain set of expectations, a perceived notion if you will.

      Chateau Ste. Michelle 2013 Pinot Gris, Columbia Valley, $11

      Great Northwest Wine - - 7 readers - Chateau Ste. Michelle 2013 Pinot Gris, Columbia Valley, $11 By Great Northwest Wine on September 13, 2014 Best Buy! The stated stylistic approach to Pinot Gris by head winemaker Bob Bertheau is one that “falls between the lighter Italian Pinot Grigio and the richer, rounder Pinot Gris from Alsace.

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      Updated Wine Aroma Wheel with 100+ Flavors

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      3 readers - By Wine Folly

      Red Wines, Good Times in Napa Valley Keep #NapaStrong

      … it.” A vertical tasting of the Kathryn Hall Cabernet kicked off the event. We had six vintages, the 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013. Winemaker Steve Leveque led the tasting and talked about the weather during each vintage, how he made his wines, adjustments he had to make for less than optimal vintages (think the cold and rainy 2011, which by the way…

      1 readers - By WineFashionista

      Grilled Flank Steak with Shallot and Red Wine Sauce

      … bottlings, the winery is also responsible some of the most interesting Tempranillo, Merlot, Chardonnay and Albarino in South America. Winemaker: Dr. Eduardo Boido Appellation: Canelones, Uruguay Varietal Blend: 100% Tannat A8 Analysis: 15.5% alc/vol Filed under: Recipes Tagged: bodega bouza, canelones wine, cooking with wine, flank steak, food pairing, grilled steak recipe, premium wine club, recipe, uruguay wines, wine, wine club, wine pairing, wine recipe, wine tasting, winestyles…

      5 readers - By WineStyles

      Toledo Area Wine Events & Tastings: September 17-20, 2014

      … per flight. Thursday, September 18 Andersons, Maumee, Wine Tasting. 5-7 PM. Early Fall Wines: 1. 2012 ÜberSchwang – Goldtröpfchen Riesling – Mosel, Germany, 2. 2013 Cheteau Suau – Bordeaux Rose – Bordeaux, France, 3. 2012 Menage a Trois – Midnight – St. Helena, California, 4. 2013 Apothic – Dark – Modesto, California. Nominal fee per sample…

      6 readers - By Toledo Wines and Vines

      Taste Wine Like A Pro!

      …When it comes to wine tasting, here are a few tips I’ve learned along the way. To begin, try to learn a little something about the wine even before it touches your lips. If you’re dining out, wine notes may be found in the menu; most wine tasting events will supply you with a laminated card describing in detail the wine being served. Depending…

      1 readers - By WineDineDIY

      Nashville Wine Guild: The Vineyards of Bordeaux Tasting

      … in Bellemeade A very special THANKS to Mel, who surprised us with a vertical tasting of the Spanish varietal Mencia Villa de Corullón 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 and…… . For more information on how to join, go to Nashville Wine Guild of Nashville or contact me lisa@winewithlisa.com. CHEERS! Tags: 2009, 2010 and 2011, 2010 Chateau Carbonnieux blanc…

      3 readers - By Wine With Lisa™

      Aubichon Cellars 2012 Vista Hills Pinot Gris, Dundee Hills, $30

      … notes of lime juice and orange pith before a finish of white pepper and almond. Look for this brand in Dundee at the Le Cadeau Tasting Room near the Inn at Red Hills. Rating: Recommended Production: 114 cases Alcohol: 14.4% Winery website About Great Northwest Wine Articles authored by Great Northwest Wine are co-authored by Eric Degerman and Andy Perdue. In most cases, these are wine reviews that are judged blind by the Great Northwest Wine tasting panel.…

      3 readers - By Great Northwest Wine

      Wine Tasting: Is it Nonsense?

      …The media loves to report studies which claim to show wine tasting is nonsense. In my 3 Quarks essay this month I show why the media draws the wrong conclusion from these studies.…

      5 readers - By Edible Arts

      Riesling, Oh Riesling – Finger Lakes Riesling Deep Immersion with #WineChat

      … that taste profile on the label (you can see an example at the very beginning of this post) – and then the consumer can quickly set the expectations just by glancing at the label. Well, it is good to have an informative label, but when it comes to the wine world, seeing doesn’t really equates to believing. But tasting does. This is where…

      1 readers - By Talk-A-Vino

      Willamette Valley’s Pinot in the City

      … of Seven of Hearts and Luminous Hills, whose wines, and wife Dana’s chocolates, I’ve long admired. binNotes Fave: Leave a comment below if you want info on my fave small-production, off-the-tasting-notes wines from this wine maker…Hint: You can’t go wrong with any of Byron’s wines. He has a broad and deft palette. I also got to meet some wine makers…

      4 readers - By binNotes | a wine blog

      Podcast #2: Wedding Oak Winery

      …, the action was evident. Mike McHenry, Jeremy Wilson, Penny Adams Even during this busy time of year, Mike McHenry and Penny Adams were more than happy to take some time to show us around the winery for a podcast interview, wine tasting, and some barrel tasting of a few dazzling up and coming reds. There are some really good things coming to the bottle…

      3 readers - By Texas Wine Lover

      McKinley Springs Winery 2011 Viognier, Horse Heaven Hills, $16

      … with a honey-based olive oil. Rating: Excellent Production: 550 cases Alcohol: 13.9% Winery website About Great Northwest Wine Articles authored by Great Northwest Wine are co-authored by Eric Degerman and Andy Perdue. In most cases, these are wine reviews that are judged blind by the Great Northwest Wine tasting panel.…

      5 readers - By Great Northwest Wine

      Cream Ridge Winery for My 30th Birthday

      … threat of rain, so we wouldn’t be able to sit outside for long. As we approached the door and passed through the front patio seating area, there was a band getting ready to play. To the left on the front lawn, there was a small food trailer, like a truck, set up to offer visitors some meat treats, like hot dogs and such. As we entered the wine tasting…

      5 readers - By NJ Wine with Me

      Make Your Next Wine Country Getaway a Touchdown

      …Dolphins, 49ers and Bears…oh my! Football season has officially arrived and Touring & Tasting is here to be your quarterback in the Wine Country game. We’ve made a list of all the destinations sure to make your next fall getaway a touchdown. So swap out your longneck for a nice glass of wine and let [...]…

      7 readers - By Ken's Wine Guide Blog

      Yamhill Valley Vineyards 2012 Pinot Gris, McMinnville, $20

      … along hints of starfruit, lime, lemongrass and flint. The drink offers more fruitiness, starting with kiwi and honeydew melon, followed by more lime, starfruit and Bosc pear. Suggested pairings include gumbo. Rating: Excellent Production: 267 cases Alcohol: 14.3% Winery website About Great Northwest Wine Articles authored by Great Northwest Wine are co-authored by Eric Degerman and Andy Perdue. In most cases, these are wine reviews that are judged blind by the Great Northwest Wine tasting panel.…

      1 readers - By Great Northwest Wine