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To the wine, it's a lit lighter in color than a typical big California Cabernet but it's still a lovely deep ruby color in the glass. The nose is very thick with ripe jammy fruit, raspberries, cherries, plum amid a background of oak. The taste is surpr...
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Varietals Produced by Shooting Star View all
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...
Blaufränkisch is the most important Austrian red variety to many Austrian vintners despite the fact it is not the mos...
Sauvignon Blanc is widely grown in California -- at over 15,000 acres, it’s now the third most planted variety -- and...
Grape: Lemberger Color: Red Synonyms: Limberger, Blaufrankisch, Kekfrankos. Main Regions: Austri...
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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Jon - Kékfrankos is the name for BF in Hungarian! "Kék" ... ... another one up there - Shooting Star? The Kiona is way better. Now I'm going to have to find some to refresh my memor Read More
Jammy blackberry flavors. Read More
Nice grapefruit flavor. Not remarkable but enjoyable Read More
To the wine, it's a lit lighter in color than a typical big California Cabernet but it's still a lovely deep ruby color in the glass. The nose is very thick with ripe jammy fruit, raspberries, cherries, plum amid a background of oak. The taste is surprisingly not sweet or jammy as the nose would suggest but instead it's very austere. You are gr... Read More
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
I'll be at Taste of Sonoma on Saturday at MacMurray Ranch. Napagirl, you've been quiet on this event. Are you staying home this year? This is the event of the year around here. Over 200 wineries pouring 700+ wines paired with food from over 60 chefs from the best restaurants in the County.Wine served under huge tents labeled by appellation, RRV,... Read More
Unlike with my pick for Wine of the Year, which is a wine that has moved me and changed my view of wine in some way, shape or form, I award my Winery of the Year selection to a winery that has had consumer interests at top of mind.This can be seen as a vague statement in that most wineries have their consumers’ interests at heart in one way or a... Read More
Light, crisp and dry chardonnay with little oak. Not bad but has somewhat of a metallic mid-palate Read More
For an inexpensive wine past it's time, this drinks well. Tart with little aftertaste. Read More
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