Browsing all posts tagged with Tag: Clarksburg.

2017 Three Wine Company • Pt 3

November 20th, 2017 | No Comments

2017 Three Wine Company • Part 3 Who doesn’t love a good winery tour? I had the fortuitous experience at the end of my tasting with Matt at Three Wine Company. In walks the Assistant Winemaker Carolyn and she offered to pour us their current Carignan vertical. This is literally one of my favorite wine […]

2017 Three Wine Company • Pt 2

October 29th, 2017 | No Comments

When your tasting exits Chardonnay and enters Zin... you know you just punched the fun ticket. Who said wine cologne? Is that a real thing?

2017 Three Wine Company • Pt 1

October 15th, 2017 | No Comments

An intimate weekday tastings where the commotion of the weekend was replaced with focused wine tasting love.

Clarksburg's Old Sugar Mill

September 28th, 2017 | No Comments

Wine tasting at The Old Sugar Mill is great. Tasting on Wine Wednesday when there is less hustle and more peaceful sipping is priceless.

2017 ZinEx Pt 8

May 12th, 2017 | No Comments

2017 Zinfandel Experience • Tasting at Kokomo

2017 ZinEx Pt 7

May 4th, 2017 | No Comments

2017 Zinfandel Experience • A tasting with familiar winery

Due Vigne 2013 Chardonnay

March 5th, 2015 | No Comments

Due Vigne 2013 Chardonnay An “unoaked” Chard served at room temperature. Before I could even ask about the temperature, the Tasting Room Manager Jeremy offered that they found the wine never showed its true personality when served chilled. I guess you could say this wine needs to “warm up” to company. (See what I did there? […]

Revolution 2013 Chenin Blanc

January 20th, 2015 | No Comments

Revolution 2013 Chenin Blanc Not sharp. Apricot, pear and peach with a hint of floral honey. Mellow tones on the palate. The acids are direct but not easy going. The finish is delightfully sour. Full of wet. It hangs out for a solid adventure. Wine newbies, a great wine for you! A great afternoon sipper. […]

Draconis 2010 Zinfandel

January 13th, 2015 | No Comments

Draconis 2010 Zinfandel Mint, dry oak and raspberry. An easy palate. Gentle and slightly sweet. The tannins are smooth and long. A slight acid bump at the end of the adventure definitely peaks your interest. The finish sparkles for quite a while. Retail: $50.00 http://draconisvineyards.com/ (K&S Rating: 4 of 6)  

Carvalho 2012 Barrel to Bottle Blend

January 12th, 2015 | No Comments

Carvalho 2012 Barrel to Bottle Blend A Zin and Syrah blend. It’s an old style. Not completely filtered so don’t panic when you notice it’s a bit cloudy. That can be unsettling for some. For me it’s a great part of the adventure. The wine geek in me loves it. She’s a young rascal. The […]