Posts tagged: 2010

83 case production “Rosella” Pinot Noir wins blind tasting

It was Pinot Days at Frank’s house, and we pulled out some big guns. The lineup included Siduri “Sierra Mar” (95 Galloni) Capiaux “Widdoes” (94 Galloni) Dom Drouhin “Louise” (93 WA) Big Basin Coastview (93 WA) Talley Rincon (93 WA) Paul Lato Suerte (94+ WA) Foxen “Block 8” (94 Galloni) Brewer Clifton “Mount Carmel (94 […]

83 case production “Rosella” Pinot Noir wins blind tasting

It was Pinot Days at Frank’s house, and we pulled out some big guns. The lineup included Siduri “Sierra Mar” (95 Galloni) Capiaux “Widdoes” (94 Galloni) Dom Drouhin “Louise” (93 WA) Big Basin Coastview (93 WA) Talley Rincon (93 WA) Paul Lato Suerte (94+ WA) Foxen “Block 8” (94 Galloni) Brewer Clifton “Mount Carmel (94 […]

99 Point Winemaker’s wine wins Blind Tasting

Our tasting group lined up some amazing wines for our first blind Cabernet tasting of the summer.  The lineup included Etude “Oakville” (96 WA) Adams Bench (93+ WA) J Davies (94 WA) Diamond Creek “RRT” (95 WA) Alpha Omega “Beckstoffer” (94 WA) Pott (95 WS) Drinkward Peschon (93 WA) Carter “ToKalon” (97 WA) Carte Blanche […]

Cabernet “IS” what the Doctor ordered

When a heart surgeon tells you to drink a bottle of red wine, listen to him! Dr. Ramzi Deeik (owner of GrapeHeart Winery) dedicated his life fighting heart disease through surgery in his career as a cardiac surgeon,educating patients on the benefits of a healthy lifestyle; moderate exercise, a Mediterranean diet… and RED WINE! Dr. […]

97 case production wins blind tasting, only 6 allocated

The 2010 Cobb “Jack Hill” won our Pinot extravaganza tasting. The lineup included: Anthill “Campbell Ranch” 94 WA Talley “Rincon” 93 WA Kosta Browne Kanzler 93 WA Ayoub 95 WS DuMOL “Finn” 94 WA Patz & Hall “Hyde” 95 WS Archery Summit “Arcus Estate” 93 WA Shea “Homer” 93 WA Brittan “Gestalt” 94 WA COBB […]

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Remarkable Inaugural 3 barrel (70 cases) Napa Red Blend

Two wine industry friends got together they decided to make some great quality wines that would not break the bank. Due to the fact that they don’t have a “middle-man” we are able to offer you their wines at a price well-below where it should be. So don’t want too long to jump on this […]

Wednesday July 9th, 2014 in , , , , , , , | No Comments »

Knockout 80 case Cab Franc (only six cases allocated)

After 20 years working for the family brand, Karen Cakebread launched her own label Ziata in 2008. She had two goals: create beautifully structured wines that reflect the vineyards and its terroir; and to be involved in every aspect of making great wine! She named the winery in honor of mother Mary and hired longtime […]

“THE” VALUE CABERNET FROM NAPA

Pied-à-Terre is the realization of many years of work Richard Luftig put in working in the wine industry and realizing that you should be able to find a well-priced bottle of Napa Cabernet under $30.00! Pied-à-Terre 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley Retail 32.00 – GGWC 28.99 – FREE SHIPPING on 12 BOTTLES Use code PAT10CS […]

100 Point winemaker’s latest release

Kapcsandy is on a roll the last couple of years, having produced three 100 point rated wines and it does not seem to stop. The winery owner’s tale starts in Hungary where he escapes a bloody revolution in 1956 and winds up on the West Coast via stops in the Bay Area and Seattle. Fast […]

Melka’s 95 Point Howell Mountain GEM!

In 2008 The Adams family purchased the great White Cottage Ranch on Howell Mountain and hired legendary viticulturist Michael Wolf and Winemaker-Extraordinaire Phillipe Melka to develop a new venture.  The 28 acre planted vineyards are located between 1600 and 2000 feet elevation.  The winery and vineyard almost read like a love story -  “It is […]