(530) 885-4650 922 Lincoln Way
Auburn, CA 95603
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  • Wine myths are often unspoken but incredibly pervasive. Their looming presence ... are a number of techniques winemakers use to assure tartrates do not form after a wine is bottled. Cold stabilization, storing wine at very cold temperatures so that the tartrates form before bottling, is the traditional method. Modern techniques include filtrat... Read More

    From the article Wine Myths: Debunked

  • Some interesting Chianti Classico, at good prices, vouched for by our very own ... ... run by second generation winemakers Sabrina Lastrucci, her husband Giancarlo, and young son Giovanni. What had started out as a hobbyist's farm, purchased in the 1970s, has become a rising star in Chianti Classico, due both to the hard work Sabrina and famil... Read More

    Forum post in the topic What have you bought lately?

  • One of the first things that comes to mind when a consumer envisions a winery ... and drive the style. Many winemakers I have worked with have used the phrase “The oak respects the fruit.” This means that it complements it, does not overwhelm the fruit, and enhances the overall quality of the wine. This is the holy grail of a wine and oak marr... Read More

    From the article Your Wine: It's All About the Oak!

  • I’d never heard of Godello until a few years ago but this Spanish white ... ... as a new generation of winemakers have realised Mencia’s potential to produce bright, juicy black fruit, plum wines. You’ll see ‘Crianza’ on the labels of Bierzo reds which means that the wine must by law be aged for a minimum of 6 months in oak barrels and a mini... Read More

    From the article Godello Wines Have Arrived

  • Look at the Library Wines, Al. And to hell with 'on topic', OT!  ... ... recognized serious syrah winemakers over the past 15 years in CA. He was originally at Pax Wine Cellars which Robert Parker loved from the gitgo, but in the latter half of last decade had a falling out with his partner, a man with a more brash East Coast business style, a... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Whatcha drinking tonight?

  • Domaine Chrystelle Michel Cornas Guyot 2004


    I bought two bottles of this wine from the website ... who comes from a family of winemakers in this area.I started my bottle last night with my supper of sausages and mash and I did enjoy it. There is plenty of a blackcurrant,blackberry and plum style fruit there with some spice,pepper and smoke on the finish. Initially I thought it overtannic... Read More

    Wine review by duncan 906

  • RCKR, if you're referring to me, I made no comment, at all, about your ... ... vintage, unknown-but-good winemakers and the like. That much came through between the lines of your past posts.My comment in that last sentence was directed towards Al, because we'd talked earlier about how he pretty much avoids online purchases, especially this tim... Read More

    Forum post in the topic What have you bought lately?

  • Pinot Diva - Thanks for the update.Chelan is one of my favorite wine destinations in Washington.  It is a "short" 3 hour drive from Seattle and features some great wine and the wine-makers are all down to earth regular people.  All the wineries you mention are top notch!Boudreaux is also fabulous.  Here is a link to a feature I did on the winery... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Columbia gorge

  • Mike did that with his own wines, which he tastes every day.  I imagine he ... the marketers (and a lot of winemakers really are marketers themselves, by prior experience leading to their ownership of wineries or current necessity/desire to make money in wine) who put this stuff on their back labels and shelf talkers, and even practice what is ... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Was wondering if anyone's...

  • D, the "observed" incidences of doing blinds--not anecdotes of ... ... of ... More than a few Napa winemakers found it, mostly by luck. I'm pretty confident a lot of OT's winemaker friends found it and would win a "Que Syrah" tasting done under scientific conditions.  (By win, I mean the best palates could not tell if it was Hermitage or Halc... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Was wondering if anyone's...

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