Category Archives: Wine

2006 Fort Ross Vineyard, Sonoma Coast, Pinotage

2006 Fort Ross Vineyard, Sonoma Coast, Pinotage  $17 I have never had the opportunity to taste a Pinotage before.  I have to say I don’t recall ever hearing about it either.  Wow, I have been missing out on a wonderful wine.  At first pour, this is a beautiful deep ruby colored wine.  It has wonderful aromas of blackberry, black cherry, plum… (more…)

2010 Chateau St. Michelle, Columbia Valley, Merlot

 2010 Chateau St Michelle, Columbia Valley, Merlot   $13        Several years ago I got really burnt out on Merlot and have shied away from it since.  I’m glad I gave this wine a chance because it is unbelievably delicious.  At first pour, the color is beautiful deep ruby-red with tinges of brick at the very edges.  The aroma is succulent… (more…)

2010 Chateau St Michelle, Columbia Valley, Cabernet Sauvignon

Recently I was at the wine store and noticed the Chateau St Michelle had a great sale on their wines and a rebate of $2 per bottle so I decided to purchase a mixed case and review these wines.  They are at a great price (anywhere from $9 to $13) with the Cab being $13 a bottle.  I have tried… (more…)