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J Lohr Wildflower

J Lohr Wildflower Valdiguie

This review is of J Lohr Wildflower Monterey Valdiguie 2012 produced at Paso Robles, California.  I hadn't heard about this wine or varietal until my old high school chum Dave told me about it.  He had a lot to say about it so I invited him to help out with this review and he did a great … [Read More...]

Justin Cabernet Sauvignon

Justin Cabernet Sauvignon

This review is of Justin Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 from Paso Robles, California.  For this review I had help from a tasting assistant, Miss Jonelle, who has assisted in the past and always does a great job helping out. According to the Justin Cabernet website, the grapes for this wine are picked by … [Read More...]

cupcake pinot noir

Cupcake Pinot Noir

From the California Central Coast, this review is of Cupcake Pinot Noir 2012. Cupcake Pinot Noir surprised me and also my friend who was helping me with this review.  We thought for sure that this wine was a Pinot Noir blend.  However, after looking at the bottle and tasting notes, we discovered … [Read More...]

Laithwaites Wine Whats In The Box

Laithwaites Wine Club Review

I joined the Laithwaites Wine Club and personally paid the $69.99 plus tax and shipping to become a member. Below I'm going to share with you some General Info, the Pros and Cons, and MY PERSONAL EXPERIENCE (including pictures of everything) with the Laithwaites Wine Club. VISIT CLUB / GET … [Read More...]

Red Wines

ravenswood old vine zinfandel

Ravenswood Old Vine Zinfandel

From Sonoma, California, Ravenswood Old Vine … [Read More...]

meiomi pinot noir

Meiomi Pinot Noir Review

Meiomi Pinot Noir is sourced from Monterey, Santa … [Read More...]


WillaKenzie Estate Pinot Noir 2007

The 2007 WillaKenzie Estate Cuvee Pinot Noir comes … [Read More...]

estancia pinot noir

Estancia Pinot Noir

For this review of Estancia Pinot Noir I enlisted … [Read More...]

White Wines


Ruffino Orvieto Classico 2010

Recently a good friend and I tasted a 2010 Ruffino … [Read More...]

beringer white zinfandel

Beringer White Zinfandel

Beringer White Zinfandel is known as "America's … [Read More...]

how to make wine

How To Make Wine 101

Guest Post on how to make wine by Mike … [Read More...]

gluten free wine

Gluten Free Wine 101

Wondering about gluten free wine?  There are a … [Read More...]