If you haven’t guessed it already, I gravitate to and prefer a good red wine such as this Rutherford Hill Merlot. That doesn’t mean I don’t appreciate a good white wine; I do. It just seems that my palate is more attuned to red wine. It was just the right wine for a casual evening with friends. […]
There are wines we find, once experienced, that seem to stay with us. We gravitate towards them when we are in search of a great bottle of wine. For me, that would be Sterling Vineyards in the Napa Valley wine region. Sterling Vineyards Peter Newton, an international paper broker from England, founded Sterling Vineyards in 1964. […]
Stags Leap Wine Cellars, not to be confused with the Stags Leap Winery, is an amazing place with even more amazing wine. Stags Leap Wine Cellars The winery was established in 1970 by Warren Winiarski. His interest in wine stemmed from a trip to Italy. After returning to the US, he began experimenting with wine making […]
I love Beringer Winery and Wines. Taking visitors there to tour the grounds, caves, cellars and then the various wine tasting rooms is a blast. As we walk through the grounds and learn the history of this grand old establishment, we witness our visitors’ opinions transform from interest to awe in just a few hours. Why […]
It has been a hectic time of late for me as I’m sure it has been for others as well. So it was a happy surprise when I received this Robert Mondavi Winery trio of wines. The package included a bottle of their Pinot Noir, Fumé Blanc, and a lovely Cabernet Sauvignon. What more would you ever need for a celebration for the upcoming holidays?
Coppola Bianco Pinot Grigio is one of the many white wines I’ve had the pleasure of tasting in this very hot summer we’re having. This Coppola Bianco Pinot Grigio has that wonderful crisp taste that one comes to expect from a Pinot Grigio. Inglenook Winery of Coppola Winery is the producer of Coppola Bianco Pinot Grigio…
I have made it no secret that I am a big red wine fan. I love a good Cabernet and Zinfandel. When I received the package from Robert Mondavi Winery, I was thrilled that they had included the Robert Mondavi Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon 2010. Regardless of their generosity, my thoughts and opinions regarding this wine […]