Posts tagged: Karen Culler

This big bad Wolf won’t take a bite out of your wallet and he’ll even ship it for FREE!

Wolf Family was created in 1997 by Jane and Doug Wolf.  In 2013 they sold the property and purchased another great existing vineyard on White Lane a stone’s throw away.  With well over two decades of great winemaking from their “ace” Karen Culler, they continue to amaze me. They still make two Cabernets, one 100% […]

Tuesday April 2nd, 2019 in , , , , , , | Comments Off on This big bad Wolf won’t take a bite out of your wallet and he’ll even ship it for FREE!

Big Napa Cab at a Price Worth Howling For

Since 1997, Jane and Doug Wolf have been stewards of the historic Inglewood Estate which is located at the base of the Mayacamas Range in the St. Helena appellation. The 30 acre property hosts just 6.75 acres planted to meticulously tended vines nurtured into wine of uncompromising quality. Karen Culler, winemaker, has led the wine […]

Monday December 12th, 2016 in , , , , , , | Comments Off on Big Napa Cab at a Price Worth Howling For

Must have 2012 Syrah under $25

Karen Culler has been crafting great wines for 2+ decades now (Wolf, Culler, etc).  Her “value” label Casaeda has been lots of fun to work with.  She sourced this 2012 from two stellar vineyards (Dehlinger and Sawi).    Sawi is located at 1450 feet elevation and planted 15+ years ago to the Cote Rotie seletion […]

Monday March 2nd, 2015 in , , , , , | Comments Off on Must have 2012 Syrah under $25

Best Napa Cabernet UNDER $33

Karen Culler has been crafting the wines at Wolf for 15 years now and her own label Culler and Casaeda have received some nice press over the years as well. The 2010 Casaeda Cabernet Sauvignon is sourced  from two Napa the Alexander Vineyard (NO relation to Silver Oak) near Soda Canyon has soils that are […]

Wednesday January 16th, 2013 in , , , , , , | Comments Off on Best Napa Cabernet UNDER $33

Culler’s Casaeda Gewurztraminer adds a little spice to your life!

Karen Culler has been making wine in the Napa Valley for 20 years now and she is still going strong.  With labels like Wolf, Culler and Casaeda Karen continues to impress me.  It does not always have to cost a bundle to be very good, and this latest release will add some spice to your […]

Friday July 13th, 2012 in , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Culler’s Casaeda Gewurztraminer adds a little spice to your life!

Value Napa Cabernet “rocks”!

Culler Winery “Casaeda” 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley Karen Culler has been at it for a long, with great success. The 2008 vintage (77% Cabernet Sauvignon and 23% Petit Verdot) produced wines of great depth and color, and also a fresh, soft texture.  The Cabernet Sauvignon has aromas of chocolate, game, anise and blackberry, and […]

Friday March 23rd, 2012 in , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Value Napa Cabernet “rocks”!

Small (girl) winery beats up the Big Boys wineries!

Karen Culler has been around for some time now, and her portfolio has been very impressive. Although I think the last blind tasting I conducted might have just elevated her status some more. The Who’s Who of Napa Valley wineries was represented at this tasting. We tasted blind and guessed the price of each wine! […]

Saturday February 11th, 2012 in , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Small (girl) winery beats up the Big Boys wineries!

The Wolf is a Nice Guy After All!

Karen Culler has crafted yet again two amazing wines from this stunning estate. I taste a good 2000 wines each year, and both of these ended up on my Top ten list for 2010! The production of both these puppies is very limited, so I highly recommend that you jump on this offer now. Wolf […]