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A Beautiful Cabernet Sauvignon from the Clare Valley

Wine Review: Taylors Wakefield St. Andrews Cabernet Sauvignon, Clare Valley, Australia I found this 2012 Aussie Cabernet Sauvignon waiting patiently, as I was looking through my ‘wines I should drink tonight’ closet.   I thought if any wine here is going to give me the full monty exposing every layer, nuance and lip smacking drop of […]

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Hedges Red Mountain: A Gangster of a Syrah

Wine Review: 2012 Hedges Family Estate ‘Descendants Liegeois Dupont’ Cuvee Marcel Dupont Syrah, Red Mountain, USA With a title like that, this wine from Hedges has a lot to live up to. Wow, from the first aromas to the last drop from the now empty bottle, this wine was straight-up MacDaddylicious. (more…)

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A Red Perfect for Spicy Ribs

Wine Review: 2013 Treana Cabernet Sauvignon, Paso Robles, California This 2013 version of Treana Red from the Hope Family Wines is quite a departure from past vintages. (more…)

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A Napa Cabernet with a Unique History

Wine Review: 2012 Burgess Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, Howell Mountain, California This wonderfully exquisite classic Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon is made from 92% Cabernet Sauvignon and 8% Petit Verdot and is made from certified Napa Green grapes. Burgess Cellars has been producing Left Bank Bordeaux-style wines for over four decades.  (more…)

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An Oregon Pinot with all of the Bells and Whistles

Wine Review: 2010 Seufert Pinot Noir Cuvee This Pinot noir from the 2010 vintage is from a producer I have always been fond of.  (more…)

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A Clare Valley Riesling That Will Knock Your Socks Off

Wine Review: 2014 Taylors Wakefield St. Andrews Riesling, Clare Valley, Australia What a lovely wine from the Clare Valley region of Australia. There vinification direction is to craft a wine of delicacy and finesse and they certainly nailed it. (more…)

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