Wine Tastings

  • Adventures With Spit Buckets and More Life Lessons at Wine Tastings

    … Adventures With Spit Buckets and More Life Lessons at Wine Tastings What have I learned attending a decade-plus worth of wine tastings all over the country and world? Well, I’ve certainly accumulated a lot of knowledge and experience. But I’ve also developed some, shall we say, neurotic tendencies. Here is one circumstance that, at some point…

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  • Saturday Wine Tastings in Portland: November 8, 2014

    … to share. This is a h*lluva lot of wine for under $9!! -2013 DOMAINE COUET Coteaux du Giennois $15.95…this is an amazing bottle of sauvignon blanc from France’s Loire Valley. Made from biodynamically farmed grapes, this has that steely, mineral-driven intensity that makes me salivate. With Dungeness crab and oyster season upon us, this is the ticket to wine & food paradise! Tagged as: liner & elsen, portland, saturday wine tastings, vino wine shop, wine shops portland, wine tastings …

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  • Huber’s Winery

    … to select states. Winery hours are Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m.-6 p.m. For more information, check out huberwinery.com. Tags: american lambrusco, apple wine, chambourcin, fruit wine, huber's winery, indiana wine, indiana wine tastings, indiana wineries, non vinifera, wine, wine tastings, wineries This entry was posted on October 22, 2014 at 10:45 am and is filed under Field Trips, Oenology. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. …

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  • Achaval-Ferrer Takes Malbec to New Heights

    … By Ben Heskett SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- It is a rare treat when one of Argentina’s venerable Malbec producers chooses to share its wines in your city. Such was the case on a beautiful late summer day at a recent "Achaval-Ferrer Estates tasting at the Piperade restaurant here. The winery has done much to expand the view of Malbec in the world…

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  • Wonderful Winderlea!

    … The centerpiece of Friday’s agenda was a summer wine pairing luncheon at one of my favorite Oregon wineries, Winderlea, that is in the heart of the Dundee area. On the way out of Salem, we stopped at St. Innocent, a winery I have never visited that came highly recommended. We enjoyed one of the wine flights offered and I particularly liked…

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  • Sass Winery

    … I had the pleasure of meeting Jerry Sass, owner and winemaker for Sass Winery, about two years ago here in Charleston at a wine pairing dinner. When plans for my trip West were firming up, I emailed Jerry and asked it if would be possible to stop by as he isn’t open to the public and I wanted to be sure it wouldn’t be an inconvenience. He…

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  • Codorníu Raventós’ Wines Around the World

    … Codorníu Raventós is the oldest family business in Spain, dating back to 1551. It has a footprint across three continents with several wineries including Bodegas Bilbainas, Scala Dei, Legaris, Codorniu, Raimat, Septima, and Artesa. The wineries and winemakers are brought together under Oenology Manger Arthur O’Connor. As a team, the philosophy…

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  • Château Mont-Redon Châteauneuf-du-Pape 2005

    … Château Mont-Redon Châteauneuf-du-Pape 2005 16 January 2014 by Kenny Galloway Part of our gift package after my team one first prize at the Défi de Bacchus 2009 wine tasting competition in Lyon, France. Figured it was time to crack open the bottle. So cheers to the ONE-FOUR! Château Mont-Redon Châteauneuf-du-Pape 2005 Tasting Notes: Ruby…

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  • Vanguard Wines 2013 Grand Portfolio Tasting

    … Thanks to a very generous invitation from The Andersons Sawmill Wine Shop, I was fortunate enough to attend this year’s Vanguard Wines “Grand Portfolio Tasting”, near Downtown Columbus, Ohio. Vanguard Wines is one of the largest (if not the largest) wine importers to Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. And they have a great selection to boot! This year…

  • Discovering the Taste of Romania – Thank You Silvia!

    … linear, despite all my notes, but this makes for a very refreshing Sunny-day wine. I can see myself lounging on the porch under the sun with a nice book or some good company. Rating: 14/20 (87/100) Price: under US$10 @ The Andersons Sawmill Wine Shop Like this: Like Loading... Related Posted in Wine Tastings | Tagged Feteasca Regala, Romania, Tarnave | Leave a Comment …

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  • Wine Tasting at Uncorked for Saturday April 6, 2013

    … Are we dreaming or is this a weekend day and it's not cold and rainy?! Yes! Time to get out and enjoy one of the great Saturday afternoon free wine tastings at Uncorked in north Raleigh, off of Durant Rd. The knowledgeable and friendly Neal Thornton from Grapevine Distributors was on hand to sample four wines, a Prosecco, a Pinot Noir…

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  • Sip & Shop for Toys for Tots! (Nov. 28, 2012)

    … unwrapped toy and YOU could be the winner of a free home or office wine tasting party (valued at $500), tickets to see the Cake Boss (LIVE in Atlanta) and other cool prizes! MORE INFO Cheers! The Grape Girls http://facebook.com/grapegirlsatlanta…

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