Californian Wine

Thomas George Estates, Sons and Daughters Ranch, Chardonnay

Last week I was in Sonoma County, California for the Wine Bloggers Conference. While there I was constantly seeking wines to share with...
Extremely Rare Black Blend

The PR materials I received with this wine describe it as "elegant and refined, with sophisticated nuance and delicate balance." I would use none...
Parducci Small Lot Cabernet Sauvignon

I've reviewed a couple wines from the Parducci "Small Lot" series lately, including their pinot noir and chardonnay. Both of those...
Parducci Small Lot Chardonnay

In my recent review of Emiliana Natura Unoaked Chardonnay I shared my affinity for chardonnay without oak. But while I love a good...
Parducci Small Lot Pinot Noir

A lot of wine snobs like to say it's impossible to find good pinot noir for under $20. While it's not as easy as...
Cigar Zin

Zinfandel is wine with an attitude. It's a wine that evokes a passionate fan base for those who love it for being bold and...
Robert Mondavi Private Selection, Bourbon Barrel Cabernet Sauvignon

I've noticed a lot of trends in the food an beverage world over the past decade. Some of those trends I love, such as...