Another GSM for Y.O.U

Barossa Valley Estate GSM   Back to one of my favorite types of wine…the GSM.  I’m like a magnet to this blend when I see it.  Just quickly for those of you who aren’t...

Sunday Funday

Spier Vintage Selection Shiraz Things are starting to really cool down here and I needed something big and warming.  Enter Spier Shiraz.  We are in full football Sunday Funday mode around here.  Although we...

I’m feeling evolved

Sokol Blosser Evolution Red Blend Wow, this has a lot of grapes!  Which is why I couldn’t wait to try it.  This gem from Oregon includes the red grapes, Sangiovese, Montepulciano, and Syrah.  Then...

Me time wine

Despagne Biface Blanc On a typical wine list, we are generally given the same choices for white wine we see over and over again.  I love all of those wines, but sometimes it’s nice...

McCall has got it all

McCall Cabernet Franc A few weeks ago, back in my hometown of Cutchogue NY, I was able to stop by McCall winery.  My original plan was to participate in the wildly popular burger night. ...

Casual burger night

Wolffer Estate Finca Wolffer Red My Portuguese father in law makes wine every year.  He doesn’t talk about how he makes it, what grapes he uses or when it actually happens.  All I know...

Rainy day Vacqueyras

Caves de Gigondas Vacqueyras Reserve de la Campriere Another wine from one of my favorite regions, Southern Rhone.  It occurred to me the other day why I enjoy this region so much.  I think...

Sip a little, relax a lot

Cantina Valpolicella Negrar Appassimento Rosso Let’s just take a minute to explain why this wine is a bit different from others you might be drinking.  In short, the appassimento method uses dried grapes prior...

Your new weeknight wine

Shinn Estate Red NV Here’s the game plan, you need to stock up on a case of this for your go-to weeknight wine.  As stated in a previous post I’m a huge fan of...