Tag Archives: pinot noir

Adelsheim Pinot Noir 2008

I was on BART when I read this great wine article in the New York Times http://nyti.ms/hJNHAO. One of the wines, Adelsheim Pinot Noir 2008, was available in our Berkeley warehouse, so I bought two bottles. I brought one of them to a get-together last night.  There were four of … More

Tags: oregon, pinot noir
Categories: What We're Drinking
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When the “big” wine guy helps the “little” wine guy

Last Friday our company outing took us to two wineries for tours and tastings, one of which was DeLoach Vineyards. If you've ever visited DeLoach, nestled in the lovely Russian River Valley of Sonoma, you'll know how impressive it is. As well it should be. The winery is owned … More

Tags: deloach, pinot noir, sonoma
Categories: Green Wine, What We're Drinking
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Perfect Spring Sippers

Though Spring has been here for a couple of months, it certainly has not felt like it all the time… particularly in the NW. However, temps are finally getting up there and I'm ready to pop open some wines that fit the weather. Style wise, for whites, we're talking Light More

Tags: beaujolais, chile, pinot noir, sauvignon blanc
Categories: Wine Recommendations
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Another Great Way to Explore Wine

As a long-term member of the "majority" of
oenophiles, defined as those individuals have have never tried a vertical of any fancy
wine or have 1,000 bottle wine cellars, I have been authorized (by myself) to invite anyone who's curious
about wine to join our group, like a jogger vs. … More

Tags: new zealand, pinot noir, sauvignon blanc, wine tasting
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What to drink on your 2 year anniversary

Today I've been married for two years. Though it often seems like much longer (mostly in a good way), I still think it's an accomplishment. 2 years down, 50-something to go?

We went out last night for dinner at a fantastic restaurant in Portland – Bluehour. To be honest, we … More

Tags: pinot noir
Categories: What We're Drinking, Wine Recommendations
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