Posts tagged: Mount Veeder Napa Valley

Blind Tasting “Zinner” Winner = FREE SHIPPING

In a recent 2013 Blind Tasting of California Zinfandels, our friends from Hendry came ahead of a pack of stunning wines.  So I am stoked to offer you this latest release. My group of 12 “tasters” voted on the following wines: Gamba “Starr Road” (96 Points) Turley “Estate” (95 Parker) Carlisle “Pagani” (95 Parker) Legde […]

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Fun White by former Spottswoode winemaker

  Cloaked in mystery and unable to divulge secrets, Bridesmaid Wines are serious wines for bona fide wine drinkers. Just like her namesake and inspiration, Bridesmaid Wines are available, alluring, important and very sexy. Bridesmaid is an Appellation Napa Valley white blend framed in the Bordeaux classic grape varieties. This wine is all about the […]

Petite Sirah of the Year (8 cases allocated)

The new wave of Petite Sirah winemaking going on these days is drawing attention and changing the way this grape is regarded.  Surging forward is the recognition by winemakers, insiders, wine judges and critics that Petite Sirah is a time-tested noble grape that is truly deserving the status as a classic California varietal.  Robert Biale […]

Free tickets to our Wine Tasting and a new release from Ric Forman

Get a change to WIN FREE TICKETS for our VALENTINE’S DAY (FEB 11) tasting when you place an order between today and Jan 28th! You will automatically be entered to win a set of tickets (meet 10 winemakers, taste 30 wines!) for our monthly wine tasting event. And while you are at it, check out […]

Bryant Family winemaker shines again!

When your vineyard is farmed by David Abreu and your wine is made by the Bryant Family winemaker (Helen Keplinger) one can only expect the best-of-the-best.  For those of you who purchased the 2007 vintage (and loved it – I know some of you bought as many as 5 cases of this wine last year) […]

Mountain Reds prevail – A day in the vineyard with Brian Graham.

I spent a day with Brian tasting through his great portfolio of wines.  He also made a little more Chapter 7 available out of his library as the Chapter 8 will not be out until late fall 2011. We tasted the following wines: Ramian Estate 2006 Malbec, Diamond Mountain, Napa  Valley Retail 50.00 – GGWC […]

O’Shaughnessy 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon, Mount Veeder Napa Valley

The 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon from the Mount Veeder vineyard is an impressive wine with an absolutely solid purple/black opaque color. Beautiful perfumed aromas of wild flowers, lead pencil shavings, crème de cassis, blackberry, plum, and fig; followed by vanilla and barrel char. On the palate the wine is super concentrated with sweet blueberry syrup flavors, […]