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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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A Driving Force Behind Paso Robles Syrah

Wine Review: 2012 Austin Hope Syrah, Paso Robles, California Like a Paso Robles sunrise peeking up over the flatlands on the eastern horizon beyond Bakersfield, this wine covers a lot of ground. Not surprising. In fact, that’s the kind of wines I’ve come to expect from Hope Family’s viniferous offerings. (more…)

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A Napa Petite Sirah Worth Hunting Down

Wine Review: 2011 Elyse Winery Jacob Franklin Hayne Vineyard Petite Sirah Napa Valley, California If you happen to be a lover of big, bold and beautiful Petite Sirah, you have to taste this wine.  (more…)

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This Lodi Zinfandel Brings Generations of Lodi Terroir to the Table

Wine Review: 2011 Jessie’s Grove Westwind Old Vine Zinfandel, Lodi, CA The namesake for this Zinfandel is their prized Quarter Horse “Westwind.” (more…)

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2013 McIntyre Estate Pinot Noir

Wine Review: 2013 McIntyre Estate Pinot Noir, Santa Lucia Highlands, CA The Santa Lucia Highlands AVA has been dressin for impressin lately, sending out wines that “strut their stuff”.  Appellation America once said, “The Santa Lucia Highlands AVA promises to become a crown jewel of California viticulture.”  (more…)

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