Posts tagged: 2020

California meets Italy… a bargain white that will dazzle your wallet and please your palate

  A MEDITERRANEAN INSPIRED NAPA VALLEY WHITE  This is only the sixth  vintage of Annia made by 100 Point winemaker Dan Petroski (the genius behind Larkmead’s success). There is a story that George Vare liked to tell us about Ribolla, according to the late, great Stanko Radikon, Ribolla is the consummate supporting actor when blended […]

Monday April 26th, 2021 in , , , , , | Comments Off on California meets Italy… a bargain white that will dazzle your wallet and please your palate

Frank’s NEW Rose has arrived and it is not April Fools joke, it really is Yummy!

When I first got into the wine industry a few decades ago, rosé was anything but cool. White Zinfandel from California made the public think that all rosé was sweet, and unfortunately, imports such as Royal Lancers from Portugal and wines such as Sutter Home White Zin confirmed this notion. Today, however, rosé is the […]

Thursday April 1st, 2021 in , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Frank’s NEW Rose has arrived and it is not April Fools joke, it really is Yummy!