Tagged: Snow Day

I’m snowing myself in

Smith and Hook Cabernet Yesterday was our first sledding trip with our kids ever.  They are finally old enough to endure the cold, speed, and thrill of coasting down a snowy drop.  It felt...

Stock up for the next snow day

Cono Sur Organic Cabernet Sauvignon, Carmenere, Syrah I packed up the kids and headed to my parents’ house for a little pre-holiday visit this weekend.  We were out very early on Saturday.  We stood...

Have you tried Carmenere?

Los Vascos Grande Reserve Carmenere If you aren’t familiar Carmenere is a French grape varietal originally found in Bordeaux.  The flavor profile is similar to Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot and was mistaken for Merlot...

Bring to the tailgate

1000 Stories ‘Bourbon Barrel’ Zinfandel If there were ever a perfect wine to bring to a chilly tailgate this is it.  The fact that it’s bourbon barrel aged will likely appeal to the non-wine...