Category Archives: Wine Recommendations

Top 5 have-on-hand-everyday-drinking reds

The problem comes up in our house, what wine do we serve? Being in the wine business, we often have wine, but not the RIGHT wine. We have samples to try but not always appropriate ones for a meal. Then we have lovely wines that are meant for the cellar … More

Tags: red
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Are you ready for some football… wine?

Though not a pro-football fantatic, I keep up with what is going on and being in San Francisco, it’s hard to ignore all the to-do. Plus, Super Bowl watching parties are always fun with the food and WINE. Okay, and beer, too. For this year, here are some picks for … More

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Delicious, non-age-worthy Bordeaux

So many wine drinkers shy away from Bordeaux because of the assumption that a good Bordeaux must be old and expensive. But the majority of Bordeaux is quite the opposite. Most wine from this esteemed region is meant to be drunk early, and is definitely affordable. You just don’t read … More

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Categories: Wine Education, Wine Recommendations
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If you could only serve two wines this holiday season…

We’re big fans of the Wagner family. Not only are they the minds (and hands) behind Caymus, one of our favorite California Cabernets, they also expanded their portfolio to include other varieties, and like Caymus, they do these wines oh so well.

We’re featuring a couple of them today because … More

Tags: holidays, pinot noir
Categories: Holidays, Wine Recommendations
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Hall-o-wine

It’s that time of year again – the time to jump on to the “everything should have a Halloween theme” bandwagon. Of course we think this means that you should have some spooky labels of wine floating around as well. This year’s picks include:

in the “Perfect Party Wine” category…… More

Tags: halloween
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