Tag Archives: chardonnay

Wines to have on hand for unexpected gifts and guests

When it comes to a quick gift, a bottle of wine is an easy – yet thoughtful and much appreciated– way to go. By the time Thanksgiving hits, I like to have a few bottles on hand for when and unexpected guest stops by (“Stay and have a glass of … More

Tags: cabernet, chardonnay, holidays, malbec
Categories: Holidays
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Tasting Room: If you like Rombauer Chardonnay (or Rich & Creamy Chardonnay)

 

For this month’s Tasting Room, we are taking a bit of a different direction. Instead of the three tiers - novice, enthusiast and collector – we’re going with one general theme: Chardonnay. To be more specific, we’re focusing on “If you like Rombauer Chardonnay… “ We often hear consumers state “I only … More

Tags: chardonnay, tasting room
Categories: Wine Education, Wine Recommendations
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WineShopper Tasting Notes

A few of the Wine.com staff got together to taste some of this week’s WineShopper wines. Here’s what they had to say:

Geyser Peak 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon

Kristin: A little restrained at first but opens up nicely with some lush berry flavors, nicely integrated tannins and oak – how can More

Tags: cabernet sauvignon, chardonnay, Rioja, wineshopper
Categories: What We're Drinking, WineShopper
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Staff Pick: WineShopper – Chateau St Jean 2007 Reserve Chardonnay

Wine: Chateau St Jean 2007 Reserve Chardonnay

Reviewer: Kristin Balabanian

Rating: 5 stars

 

Wow! My first impression of the Chateau St Jean 2007 Reserve Chardonnay is its exceptional aroma: very distinct tropical notes but with an underlying creamy vanilla. While it isn’t a butter bomb a la Rombauer, it definitely More

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Categories: Staff Picks, WineShopper
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Sonoma Travels

Over Labor Day weekend I was able to enjoy two things: a weekend with old and wonderful girlfriends and a weekend away from my toddler (LOVE the child, but time away is rare, therefore glorious!).

What do 10 girls in Sonoma do all day? Visit wineries of course! While we … More

Tags: carneros, chardonnay, sonoma
Categories: What We're Drinking, Wine Recommendations
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