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Auburn, CA 95603
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  • Have started to see the appeal in Champagne and other quality sparkling wine more and more lately. It's a festive drink with high drinkability and pleasure, provided you are drinking within the wine's general drinking window. I can remember my eldery godmother saying on one of our visits that she couldn't drink wine anymore due to her stomach is... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Bubbles - Champagne and...

  • Thanks for the detailed response.  I'll consider one from those winemakers when I next have the opportunity.  Read More

    Forum post in the topic Whatcha drinking tonight?

  • California Chardonnay has gone through a transformation over the years. It was ... major changes happened: 1) Winemakers started using a heavy hand in techniques like full Malolactic fermentation. This process changed the tart malic acid to a silky / buttery lactic acid. 2) They also let the grapes hang longer to create more sugars. 3) Lastly,... Read More

    Forum post in the topic The Journey of the Chardonnay...

  • Al, some old school winemakers do it right and treat Zinfandel like it should be treated. Doug Nalle (Nalle), Joel Peterson (Ravenswood), Burt Williams (Williams-Selyem), Americo and David Rafanelli (A. Rafanelli), Paul Draper (Ridge Vineyards) etc know how to make wines of great purity and balance that age gracefully.  The secondary characteris... Read More

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  • We had a white wine from Viserny last week. That's Viserny there in the ... not all farmers were good winemakers, and not all wine was good. But the decent stuff made its way to market via a new canal system that was navigable from Dijon to Paris and beyond.&nbs Read More

    Forum post in the topic Vines in the Auxois Hills...

  • I have a theory. Easy to pronounce and easy to remember names help drive wine ... ... Delaunay of Languedoc winemakers Abbots & Delaunay a while ago when he proudly told me that he comes from a Burgundian winemaking family. I should have guessed; Chardonnay is the link to his Burgundian roots. In the Languedoc he’s searched out small, high al... Read More

    From the article The Languedoc's Sparkling Wine Secrets, Revealed

  • Al, I've tasted a little under two dozen different S. African wines (red ... I've read, S. African winemakers are supposedly stepping things up a notch, may have to keep the research goin Read More

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  • DM, thanks for the info!  We get out to Oregon a lot more often than NYC. ... is a fairly quiet time for winemakers and should be easier to schedule tasting Read More

    Forum post in the topic Oregon Pinot - Kelley Fox Wines

  • Vino, I've been extolling Soter on these boards this whole decade. Good ... ... directly from Oregon winemakers (including the legendary David Lett of Eyrie Vineyards), she learned that observation and intuition in the vineyards and the cellar trumped knowledge derived from textbooks and classrooms. She started Kelley Fox Wines with her fathe... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Oregon Pinot - Kelley Fox Wines

  • As wine lovers who among us doesn't enjoy doing horizontal tastings of ... ... annual Las Madres Vineyard Winemakers Luncheon held at the Carneros home of vineyard owners John Painter and his wife Jean. This was the 5th year I have been fortunate enough to attend. The format here is barrel samples of the current vintage post -ML with the winem... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Las Madres 20 Ways

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