Wineries

Woot, It’s Ladies Night!

  They’re heeeeeere! Yes it’s the moment you’ve been waiting for! Or dreading. Our very first 50 Shades of Grape LADIES-ONLY Review. (Or should that be REVUE?) Who knows? Either way you spell it,

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Vintner Vignette: Michael Talty

  Woohoo it’s our very first Vintner Vignette, where we talk directly with winemakers to help you learn more about them, their wine and their clubs. We thought it would be fun to break the ice with one of our favorite

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We’re On Fire!

  This week’s video wine review is red, hot and nowhere near blue! You’ll notice we had entirely too much…

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Movin’ Pictures About Wine!

  Woot! Lookie here, our first video wine blog is up! We reviewed a wine from August Briggs, one of our favorite wineries. Tell us what you think of August Briggs in the comments section and check back soon for a new entry!

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Counting Is Hard!

We wanted to sharpen our palates in preparation for the epic 50 Shades of Grape wine country tour in September, so in a moment of idiocy, we said, “HEY I KNOW! LET’S DO A BLIND TASTING!” After six bottles, no food and choruses of, “Oooh awesome nose!”, “Smells like a barn!”, “Yummy notes of black…

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Pre-Trip Tasting: Ona Anakena Malbec 2009 Rapel Valley

Hanging out in the mountains this weekend, we decided we’d better keep up with our wine country training and with more than a few of our crew enamored of Malbec this year, we dived (dove?) into a bottle of 2009 Ona Anakena from Chile’s Rapel Valley. The deep garnet color on this wine is intoxicating…

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