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Tight and youthfully reticent on the nose with low, dark aromas of mint, violet, potting soil and dried plums. Dense and slightly chewy on entry with obvious richness and yet not huge weight. This is very tight today, but shows fine balance in the mout...
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Varietals Produced by Balboa View all
“King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...
History of the grape: Origins of Tempranillo are murky. It could be indigenous to the Spanish countryside, or it coul...
The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...
The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...
Prounounced “San-joh-vay-say,” this Italian wine varietal is Tuscany’s #1 red wine grape. It’s the pistol of Central ...
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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Hearty and pleasantly sour in the nostrils, with a touch of floral scent. It looks to be a blend of tempranillo and cabernet, but the label does not explain much. The flavor is sweet at first, then gives way to a bracing sourness. Well-structured, but not tarry. Very good! Plenty of rich, fruity flavor and a great deal at $10. This has got... Read More
Hello Snoothers,We all like to think we know what we like and indeed some of us ... the steps in DC with Rocky Balboa. They are Layer Cake Malbec and Owen Roe Sharecroppers Cabernet Sauvignon. I know I have all the God given senses to thrill me, they are, touch, sight, smell, the 5 taste sensations, salty, bitter, sour, sweet and umami, and I h... Read More
Tight and youthfully reticent on the nose with low, dark aromas of mint, violet, potting soil and dried plums. Dense and slightly chewy on entry with obvious richness and yet not huge weight. This is very tight today, but shows fine balance in the mouth. There are some nice coffee, mocha, and grilled meaty edges that help frame the tight core of... Read More
While much of California’s fame is due to varietal wine, or at least ... ... 92ptsFind out more.2008 Balboa Winery Mith Walla Walla Valley 14.3%, $40Tight and youthfully reticent on the nose with low, dark aromas of mint, violet, potting soil and dried plums. Dense and slightly chewy on entry with obvious richness and yet not huge weight. Th... Read More
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