Tagged: Everything Apples and Pumpkins

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...

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...

Stop and smell the flowers

Willm Gewürztraminer Reserve When you were a kid did you ever take honeysuckle off the plant and taste it?  You would pick the flower and then pull on the stem to extract the super...

Pairing jack o lanterns with Priorat

La Conreria Priorat Tinto Yesterday our family carved pumpkins.  My kids were pumped up and ready to carve their masterpieces.   They had printed out the pictures of what to they wanted, then my husband...

Fall for Chenin Blanc

Paumanok Chenin Blanc Chenin Blanc is a varietal native to Loire Valley in France.  One of the more familiar regions being Vouvray.  California and South Africa (where it is called Steen) also produce quite...

Something to FALL for

Halos de Jupiter Cotes du Rhone If you are a bottle label person this one might draw you in with its cosmic looking design.  The wine itself is a light ruby color in the...

Pairs with pumpkin

Cusumano Nero d’Avola A great buy from Sicily.  For under $15 this Nero d’Avola has more licorice than others I’ve had and lots of dried fruit and raisin.  All the rich dried fruit in...