Route 66 Cellars
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British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...
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...
Parentage of the grape: Crljenak to Austria to America. In the 1970s, claims surfaced that the Italian Primitivo is l...
Route 66 Cellars on Snooth
Dec 18, 2012
Does anyone have any information regarding Route 66 Cellars in Needles, CA? Are they closed or open for business? Anything? They had the best wines and their Zinfandel was unlike any I've tasted since. And remarkably, in the desert! Imagine that.
Super expensive, yet again. Some think that the en primeur campaign is now being played out in more dynamic economies like China and Brazil, but the way things are going, it looks increasingly like a speculative bubble, with chateaux releasing less wine at higher prices - feeding a speculative frenzy. It would be better to not bother in most cas... Read More
Jun 8, 2009
Of all the wineries I have visited, my remaining bottles from this winery are my most cherished. My favorite is (was) his Cabernet Sauvignon - 2004. Greg's wine is the best.