MEIOMI CHARDONNAY

MEIOMI CHARDONNAY Meiomi Chardonnay comes from California, USA.  What’s most notable about this wine is that the Chardonnay grapes are sourced from three different counties: Monterey County,...

Tom Gore Cabernet

Great wines aren’t just made, they’re grown.  Tom Gore has followed in his father’s footsteps, working every harvest since age 7 to become the farmer he is today growing exceptional grapes and making...

CLOS DU BOIS CHARDONNAY

CLOS DU BOIS CHARDONNAY For this review, I joined up again with “Big Al” who has helped with previous reviews and has a great palate. We tasted the 2013 vintage of this wine. The winemaker for this...

CUPCAKE RED VELVET WINE

CUPCAKE RED VELVET WINE Cupcake Red Velvet wine was unexpectedly excellent! From Livermore, CA the 2011 Cupcake Red Velvet is a blend of red varietals with a Zinfandel base. Released winter of 2012, it was...

GLUTEN FREE WINES

GLUTEN FREE WINES Wondering about gluten free wine? There are a wide variety of reasons you may be avoiding gluten, from wheat allergies to Celiac disease. If you are avoiding wheat and gluten, you may be...

BAREFOOT CABERNET SAUVIGNON

BAREFOOT CABERNET SAUVIGNON For this review I teamed up once again with my good friend Big Al. We settled in to taste the 2012 vintage of this wine on its own and then paired with a simple cheddar. As...

WHEN WINE GOES BAD

WHEN WINE GOES BAD Today I'd like to share three quick tips with you about how to tell if a wine has gone bad. Now to be clear, this isn't about whether someone likes a particular wine or not. Good vs. Bad...

TYE DYE RED // PERMEATES THE PALATE

TYE DYE RED // PERMEATES THE PALATE Tie Dye Red Blend wine comes from Tie Dye Cellars in Sonoma, California. In this review of Tie Dye Red Blend wine we’ll go over the price, alcohol content, taste and...