Posts tagged: GSM

Glass-staining under $45, 94-Point Rated Red

Chris and his wife JoAnn Cherry moved to Paso Robles in 1996 to open a restaurant, partake in the burgeoning wine scene and raise their children in the country. In 2001 they purchased their first grapes to make wine for their restaurant. And so began Villa Creek Cellars, a real expression of west Paso Robles’ […]

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Superb, Powerful, & Resonating 96 Point Red!

  Chris and his wife JoAnn Cherry moved to Paso Robles in 1996 to open a restaurant, partake in the burgeoning wine scene and raise their children in the country. In 2001 they purchased their first grapes to make wine for their restaurant. And so began Villa Creek Cellars, a real expression of west Paso […]

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HOT FROM THE PRESS: A Casual (Wine) Encounter…

Herman Syrah is the “story” of tall tales, Wrangler Jeans, and bold wines crafted by Russell P. From. This winery has become a real head-turner since it was created a little over a decade ago. Russell is a real “Rhone Ranger” and that has not escaped the notice of numerous publications garnering many 94-97 point […]

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2018 KEPLINGER NEW RELEASES 10% OFF PLUS FREE SHIPPING & VIRTUAL WINE TASTING

  The MUCH anticipated 2018 (Helen) Keplinger releases are finally in stock!  I received the new Sumo, Lithic & Caldera designated bottlings from Helen.  As always the production of her wines are miniscule, so I don’t receive huge allocations.  Let me know if you are interested, as these wines sell out quickly. A little Helen […]

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100 Point Winemaker’s GSM Stunner = FREE SHIPPING! Edit Subject

The Paderewski Vineyard is 67 acres of undulating, steep, limestone rich hillsides within 350 rural, spring-fed acres in Paso Robles.  In the early 1900’s, this vineyard was cherished and farmed by world-renowned pianist, polish diplomat, and vintner, Ignacy Jan Paderewski.  Fast forward a century, and this property stood forgotten and fallow.  In 2004 Epoch became […]

Thursday September 6th, 2018 in , , , , , | Comments Off on 100 Point Winemaker’s GSM Stunner = FREE SHIPPING! Edit Subject

Keplinger new releases … more 95+ Ratings & FREE SHIPPING!!

  The MUCH anticipated 2015 (Helen) Keplinger releases are finally in stock! I received the  Sumo, Lithic and Caldera bottlings from Helen. Quantities are very limited this year, but the quality is amazing! Let me know ASAP as these wines will sell out well before the end of the year! Helen Keplinger has been crafting amazing wines for over […]

Saturday February 17th, 2018 in , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Keplinger new releases … more 95+ Ratings & FREE SHIPPING!!

THE BEST BLENDING KIT OF THE YEAR MAKES AN IDEAL HOLIDAY GIFT!

  This is “the” holiday gift of the year! A wooden gift box with 4 bottle GSM blending kit. The Offering is a GSM blend and the Journeyman wines are the Offering deconstructed -100% Grenache, 100% Syrah and 100% Mourvèdre. Drink them all separately, replicate The Offering, or create your own blend. Perfect to give […]

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Inaugural 94 Point Rated, 4 barrel release from the infamous McGagh (a.k.a. Scarlett) vineyard

  Kale Anderson has put Pahlmeyer back on a path to success, but it is his own label that caught my eye and will turn lots of heads in years to come.  Kale is the day-to-day winemaker for the Cabernet and Merlot production at Pahlmeyer.  As for his Kale “Heritage” this was sourced from the […]

Monday November 28th, 2016 in , , , , , , | Comments Off on Inaugural 94 Point Rated, 4 barrel release from the infamous McGagh (a.k.a. Scarlett) vineyard

Blind Tasting Winning GSM

  In a recent “Rhone Varietal” blind tasting my tasting group awarded Alta Colina with a solid first place. We tasted the following wines: Herman Story GSM (94 RP) Booker “Vertigo” (95 RP) Frequency (93 AG) Tenet (95 RP) Big Basin (93 AG) DuMOL “Eddie’s Patch” (95 AG) Keplinger “Sumo” (94 AG) Keplinger Fuego (95 AG) Herman […]

Friday June 17th, 2016 in , , , , , , | Comments Off on Blind Tasting Winning GSM

California Chateauneuf-du-Pape Surprise!

  Since the 1970’s, Bob Tillman has looked for the site where he could plant a world-class vineyard. He didn’t find that property until he moved to the Central Coast of California and tasted Paso Robles wines. Finally, he and his wife Lynn knew they were in the place where they could produce the kind […]

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