Black Sea Wine

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Varietals Produced in Black Sea View all

  • Cabernet Sauvignon

    “King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...

  • Traminer

  • Isabella

    Reportedly named after a famous southern belle, Isabella was allegedly discovered in North Carolina. This grape is be...

  • Muscat Ottonel

    Muscat Ottonel is perhaps the least valued of the Muscat family of highly aromatic varieties. Its wine is typically f...

  • Chardonnay

    British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...

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  • Georgia has been in trouble since its peak, when it spanned between the Black Sea and the Caspian, just before the Mongols wiped the floor with its military back in the 13th century. Too many big empires around it, the Russians and Soviets (Stalin was born there under the name Jughashvili, but after changing his name he later oversaw its conques... Read More

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  • Interestingly enough, was an offer from our friend Ian Cauble that falls right within this thread's discussion:  Massimo Clerico, Nebbiolo, Lessona DOC Piedmont, Italy 2008 If there is one lesson that is common amongst all the great red wines of the world, it is that nothing can substitute for optimal bottle age. You can decant a young wine t... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Italy's other Grapes


  • OK, so I just posted a dozen images. Not necessarily of current bottles of wine ... an unhealthy interest in the Black Sea and its environs12) how I've personally preferred sailing the Eastern Med while enjoying more modern bottles of wine (including but not exclusively limited to multiple styles of retsina) from those countries abutting the Mi... Read More

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  • Last week I met Jon to trade some bottles.  We met at Hi Time Liquor in Costa Mesa--a store with a very excellent inventory of wines.  I might have surprised Jon a bit when I declined to do any shopping.  There have been numerous hits to my credit cards, lately, and I thought that I should tone it down a bit.Well, that lasted until today.I'd bee... Read More

    Forum post in the topic What have you bought lately?


  • Who needs CA? Just too hard to source over here, and waaaay too pricey.  ;-(    Yeah, I know, sounds like sour grapes ...  The kinds of offerings below, though, are every bit as interesting, and at very reasonable prices when I can chase the bottles down. Just using these as illustrative examples, for there are plenty more. Notes from Jancis Rob... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Weekday Wines


  • Location is Forestville CA. in the middle of the RRV. I am about 12 minutes from Charles Shulz Sonoma County Airport (STS). You can fly direct to STS from SEA, PDX , SAN and LAX for a price or Airport Express runs busses from SFO and OAK to STS. The bus runs every hour on the 1/2 hour from OAK and SFO. The ride to STS is 2hr 15min. $34 per adult... Read More

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  • Now you're talking. It's all about the Black Sea, I think,which is common to Romania (that would be me). I love the Thracians, who were great vintners in that area. Can't remember the last time I had a Greek wine; but I did save the bottle:).  Read More

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  •  We had a plan, get in early, get out early. It seems like a lot of people had the get in early plan. In years past we would show up around 11:15, park close and hit the tent before the crowd built. Well not this year. The front parking lot filled up as we approached so we parked across the road and hoofed it in. The place was a zoo from the mom... Read More

    Forum post in the topic It's Sonoma County Wine...


  • I am not an American businessman, and I would not buy wine under these ... the ... ... the Sea of Azov or the Black Sea during the 1942-44 period.  That said, would you pay 1,000 dollars without proof of provenanc Read More

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  • SCAM ALERT!Okay, I approved this post for publication, but I'm almost 100% ... ... I checked the history of Black Sea Naval campaigns.  Love the Internet, folks, but it doesn't really slow some people down very much.  Here's what I learned:  Turkey was neutral during WW II so the Axis had to ship their boats to the Black Sea by rivers, roads a... Read More

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