Posts tagged: Sans Liege

THE VERY BEST WINE OFFERING TO DATE & WE OFFER FREE SHIPPING AS WELL!

Owner and Winemaker Curt Schalchlin has been producing high-quality Rhone blends at a very respectable price level for years. Curt worked for some of the best winemakers in industry and went solo about over a decade ago, and the rest is history. Today Sans Liege has a worldwide fan base among my clients, as far […]

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A Cali-Rhone Sensation

  I was excited to hear that Prophetess is one of the top wines Robert Parker has ever tasted, and I have to wholeheartedly agree! Curt Schalchlin has been crafting some of the most amazingly, well-priced, widely-praised Rhone blends for over a decade. His wines have made him (and me) many friends.  The Prophetess bottling, Curt’ […]

Monday October 15th, 2018 in , , , , | Comments Off on A Cali-Rhone Sensation

Get this wine for a steal & I give you FREE SHIPPING!

I would never condone stealing, except when it comes to this Pickpocket from our Sans Liege friends. All joking aside, Sans Liege has made a name for itself as one of the best Rhone Varietal producers in the state, and this latest release might be one of the best ones yet-to-date. Sans Liege 2015 “Pickpocket” […]

Sunday August 19th, 2018 in , , , , , , | Comments Off on Get this wine for a steal & I give you FREE SHIPPING!

Blockbuster White, under $35!

The precipitous drive to the vista point has you on edge. Sensing you are close, you roll the window down and the crisp breeze carries in scents of lemongrass, honeycomb, wildflowers and oregano. Together you sit on the hood of the car with a blanket wrapped around your shoulders and share a snack of Asian […]

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And here comes the “Gedi” with FREE SHIPPING

  Owner and Winemaker Curt Schalchlin has been producing high quality Rhone varietals for years now.  Curt worked for some of the best winemakers in industry and went solo about over a decade ago, and with a very strong showing in his Sans Liege productions, and the rest as they say is history.  His latest […]

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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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Value White that puts a $mile on your face, keeping $$$ in your wallet!

Our friends at Sans Liege have been on a roll for some years now.  At our New York tasting this wine blew the minds of many of the attendees.  I even got comments like: “This is better than many “real” Rhone wines!” or “wow, amazing quality for the value!” Do I need to say more, this […]

Monday July 24th, 2017 in , , , , | Comments Off on Value White that puts a $mile on your face, keeping $$$ in your wallet!

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 […]

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The Evolution of Rhone Varietals in California

Many new winemakers in California are choosing to work with the Rhone varieties instead of the Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc grapes commonly associated with Napa wines. Cost and the suitability of California’s climate are a couple of the reasons but the reliable track record is the driving force. Rhone grapes […]

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Summer wines

The weather is heating up and the days are long. There are not many things that are nicer than kicking back on the porch and watching the sun set with a cool glass of white wine. Here are some of my picks for the best summer releases. Valdez 2010 Sauvignon Blanc, U.V. El Diablo Vineyard […]