Category Archives: Wine

2011 Cakebread Chardonnay

 2011 Cakebread Chardonnay, $45       I haven’t posted much on wine lately.  Mostly because I have been busy with the terracing project in our yard (Lord help me to keep my big mouth shut).  So last night I decide to relax a bit with a nice glass of wine.  After all, if has been a grueling summer here in Colorado… (more…)

2010 Starry Night Adara

2010 Starry Night Adara, $17 I haven’t posted a wine review in some time.  This is strictly because I haven’t enjoyed any wines that were remarkable enough.  I have had several that were “ok”, or “well… not very interesting” but have been missing that “wow factor”.  That is until last night.  I popped the cork on a 2010 Starry Night… (more…)

2011 Chateau St Michelle, Columbia Valley, Pinot Gris

2011 Chateau St Michelle, Columbia Valley, Pinot Gris  $10 This is the first time I think I have ever tried Pinot Gris and wow, this is a delicious wine!  Beautiful pale yellow color with aromas of juicy pear, tangerine, and peach.  The flavors are wonderful with pear as the prominent flavor followed by oak and a light citrus on the finish. … (more…)