Posts tagged: Bon Passe

The Election Winner is….. Wine, not Whine

Sorry folks, politics and wine don’t mix, but then again maybe they do.  Everyone loves wine, regardless of his or her political affiliation or religious beliefs. Wine is consumed and loved by all, so wine is like the “Esperanto” of the “adult” beverage world. In case you didn’t know, Esperanto is a constructed international auxiliary […]

Tuesday November 8th, 2016 in , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on The Election Winner is….. Wine, not Whine

Powerhouse Cabernet by Lewis Cellars’ winemaker

Darms Lane is a family owned winery located in the Oak Knoll district of the Napa Valley.  The 14 acre vineyard was established in 1983 as a Chardonnay estate.  In 2002 it was grafted over to Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot and Cabernet Franc.  The first release was the 2005 vintage.  Only 500 cases are […]

Friday March 8th, 2013 in , , , , , , | Comments Off on Powerhouse Cabernet by Lewis Cellars’ winemaker

Darms Lane – 94 Point Cabernet Sauvignon

This estate grown property was established as a Chardonnay vineyard about 30 years by the Crichton Hall winery. When the winery was sold, the new owners realized the Chardonnay in this part of Napa did not make any sense and replanted to Cabernet Sauvignon which made a lot more sense. The vines have gained a […]

Monday April 30th, 2012 in , , , , , , | Comments Off on Darms Lane – 94 Point Cabernet Sauvignon