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Drew Family Cellars
I love this wine! And though I hate when I agree with Parker, Tanzer AND the Wine Spectator, they all gave this wine a minimum of 90 points. Classic cool weather Syrah - white pepper, violets, bacon/smoked meat and dark fruits. Very reasonable alcoho...
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History of the grape: Legend has it that Cluny monks from Burgundy brought the parentage of the grape, either Rieslin...
“With so voluptuous a perfume, so sweet an edge, they make the blood run hot,” Joel Fleischman, wine columnist at Van...
You’re a member of the ‘Rhône Ranger’ band. Your groupies think you’re ‘hot’, even when you're boozy and "strung out"...
The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...
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In keeping with the tradition of releasing “Top-10” stories at the ... 2009 Domaine Lois Louise and Drew Family Cellars' 2012 Fog Eater Pinot Noir. The Lois Louise featured “zingy, fresh, cherry-raspberry notes” which “deliver an endless finish,” while the Fog Eater was “finely tuned, with high-toned fruit notes, some clove and cherry, and a l... Read More
I began my wine journey mining for hidden gems in little known regions along the east coast of the United States. A common response to many of the wines I shared and wrote about back then went something like this; “What, they make wine there?” In fact, wine is produced in all 50 states, but many people can count on one hand the wines they have t... Read More
I love N. Rhone Syrah. It's my favorite red wine in France. But the acreage of the region is so small and the area that provide its best wines even smaller, that prices have hit the roof. Sure, there are a few St. Josephs and Crozes-Hermitages that come in around $25, but those are either made for earlier drinking and a lot less thrilling wit... Read More
http://inpursuitofbalance.com/#I got an email invite to this... I was wondering if anyone has been, or is familiar with this group. I do like several of the wineries listed.... Read More
I have had a general dislike for syrahs for several years now... they just seem too BIG for me, and my tastes have changed toward lighter-style wines. However I have discovered that there are some syrahs that I very much enjoy.. Recently, I was on my way up to Russian River. I stopped in at Taft Street Winery in Sebastopol, www.taftstreetwine... Read More
I love this wine! And though I hate when I agree with Parker, Tanzer AND the Wine Spectator, they all gave this wine a minimum of 90 points. Classic cool weather Syrah - white pepper, violets, bacon/smoked meat and dark fruits. Very reasonable alcohol and middle-weight on the palate. A great food wine. Read More
I love this wine, as it expresses a classic cool-weather Syrah profile - violet notes floating atop the classic white pepper, bacon/smoked meat and dark fruit characteristics of Syrah. Read More
Drew Family Cellars "Gate Keepers" Pinot Noir California Mendocino County Anderson Valley Drew Jason 2008Snoothrank:
We loved this spectacular wine. Its rich but subtle balance was first rate. It beats any Oregon Pinot I have tasted. Read More
Here's an article I just ran across that points to an issue that has been looming larger for several years now:http://www.napavalleyregister.com/lifestyles/food-and-cooking/wine/columnists/dan-berger/article_704bc688-0712-11df-a231-001cc4c002e0.htmlThe sentiments in it have been expressed several times on these boards. GregDP has moaned recently... Read More
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