Category: All for fun

A summer red

Luc Pirlet Minervois Rouge If you are into trying a new region but weary you may waste your hard earned money on a dud, I can assure you this is a good place to...

Romance and Rosé

Wolffer Estate Summer in a Bottle Rosé As you will see if you read enough posts, I have roots on Long Island.  I was born and raised in Cutchogue smack dab in the middle...

A Chardonnay for the day

La Crema Chardonnay This is a favorite Chardonnay of a good friend so I’ve had it many times in her company.  The moment that stands out for me is an afternoon in the middle...

Beauty of Loire

Domaine de la Perriere Sancerre Sancerre is Sauvignon Blanc from the Loire Valley in France. I visited the Loire Valley a few years back.  We spent our day touring the many chateaux and drinking...

A bouquet of roses

Gerard Bertrand Cote des Roses Spring has finally sprung and if you are browsing around a wine shop you will certainly see an abundance of Rosé.  I instantly gravitate to them, mainly due to...

Serve with music

Les Hérétiques Carignan Carginan is the name of grape.  Many regions use this varietal in their blends, but here we see it on it’s own, and it’s fabulous.  This is a light to medium...

Liberate yourself

Liberated Pinot Noir Monterey The winemaker states that this wine is “Liberated from the pinot noir trend of overly ripe fruit and high alcohol”.  So, they are aiming for a more classic terroir driven...

For your picnic basket

Vinkara Kalecik Karasi If you get the chance to explore little not so well known regions do it.  This is truly the way to learn the appreciation of wines terrior, and quite frankly you...