Posts tagged: Bridesmaid

Stunning Cab blend under $40

Bridesmaid Wines are impressive Bordeaux-style blends from the Napa Valley, designed for wine lovers and collectors. Cabernet focused blends that way over-deliver for the price. Cellar worthy and ready to enjoy now! The name Bridesmaid comes from the analogy of what a first growth Bordeaux is to AOC the appellation wine blend. Instead of the […]

Here comes the Bride (Cabernet Blend)

The Bridesmaid name comes from the more serious analogy between a First Growth Bordeaux and the next level Appellation blend. Pam and Drew took the more whimsical aisle of what the Bride is to the Bridesmaid: left of center, sexy and totally available! Pam Starr garnered her inspiration for this wine while working at such […]

Bridesmaid Proprietary Red is for real in blind tasting!

In a recent blind tasting of 2008 Proprietary Red blends the modestly priced Bridesmaid Red beat out some very well-regarded names in Napa. The line-up included: Pahlmeyer Proprietary Red (93 Pts Parker $130.00) Opus One (92 Pts WS $ 200.00) Arietta Proprietary Red H Block Hudson (95 Pts Parker $120.00) Behrens & Hitchcock Ode To […]

Bridesmaid strikes Gold! New release of the “gorgeous” Bridesmaid 2007 Proprietary Red Blend

The 2007 Bridesmaid Red Blend was just released and Robert Parker gave it (a low) 93 Point rating.  I would have liked a 94-95 Point at least for this well-made, well-priced blend.  Pam Starr (Crocker Starr and formerly Spottswoode), and Drew Neiman (Chateau Boswell/Kongsgaard/Neiman) are the driving force behind this great label. “Restaurants/bistros and consumers […]