Category Archives: Wine

2011 Chateau St. Michelle, Columbia Valley, Riesling

2011 Chateau St. Michelle, Columbia Valley, Riesling  $9 I have been holding on to this review for a bit because I wanted to try another bottle to make sure my assessment was correct.  It was! This wine is unbelievable to put it mildly.  The first taste is soft, silky and luxurious with juicy pears as the predominate flavor followed by ever so… (more…)

2011 La Crema Sonoma Coast, Chardonnay

2011 La Crema Sonoma Coast, Chardonnay         As you probably know by now if you have read many of my wine posts, I prefer red wines to whites.  No particular reason other than I think the reds have more complex flavors that I prefer.  But this white from La Crema speaks to me.  It has a beautiful pale golden color… (more…)

Island Mist Raspberry Dragon Fruit Wine

As I continue my quest in winemaking, I decided to try a “wine cooler” for summer.  There are several flavors available but since I don’t care for apple in wine, gives me a sour stomach, and I love more exotic flavors like passion fruit and dragon fruit.  So off to the winemaking shop I go.  There are so many choices that… (more…)