Daily Archives: March 3, 2009

Laurello Cabernet Franc

Laurello, Grand River Valley, Cabernet Franc nv The nose puts together the herbaceous side of Cab Franc with the black fruit character it can expound.  There’s a healthy but appealing dose of brett, giving the earthiness that might remind one … Continue reading

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Margerum Pinot Gris 2007

Margerum, Columbia Valley Washington, Margerum Ranch Vineyard, Pinot Gris 2007 The nose combines stone and tropical fruits with some green herbs from the spice rack and a touch of spiritous character. The mouthfeel is rich and slippery, with stone fruit … Continue reading

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Latest wine class news

Hello everyone! I’ve been immersed in producing the public tasting for the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition.  With that behind me, it’s back to writing and teaching and the ink is ready to flow. Coming up in the Saint Louis … Continue reading

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