The wines are complex in style and can easily compete with European vintages, especially the Merlot and the Cabernet Sauvignon.
When I was a “new” writer, I would get very excited about any measure of success. This is as it should be. Which makes me wonder, as an “old” writer, am I now jaded or just too busy?
This is a fun, rich tasting wine that surprised me with how fabulous it is.
a wine with a catchy name, an attractive label, a rich red color and a medium body all for around $12.00.
Then I read the wine is produced in France. Quelle Surprise! I thought it was Californian all the way.
That’s not just any oak you have been spending time in Idaba!
Hello all! At some point in your blogging life you come to realize where your talent lies and mine as 83,000 views would dictate is finding the best buttery chardonnay on the market at a fair price. Let’s face it, we chard-lovers love the butter, we crave the oak, and we do not care forContinue reading “Friday Night Chardonnay!”
I picked up my new favorite, Hob Nob Wicked Limited Edition Chardonnay from California, on a special price promotion for under $10.00. This is by far the best flavor value of the bunch.
This weekend my husband, Nick, and I uncorked a bottle of Mastroberdadino Historia 2000, one of the wines we purchased at the Radici Resort and Spa in Mirabella Eclano, when my family visited there in July of 2009. Trust me, it is not often that we have an opportunity to drink a sixteen year oldContinue reading “Life Uncorked: Mastroberardino Historia 2000”
Here’s hoping you enjoyed some red wine and dark chocolate yesterday in honor of St. Valentine’s Day! I know I did. Like you, I chose to ignore reports like the the JAMA Network study Resveratrol Levels and All-Cause Mortality in Older Community-Dwelling Adults which indicates there may after all, not be any real health benefits ofContinue reading “Chocolate, Wine & Dying Anyway? May as well enjoy ourselves!”