Tag Archives: wine tasting

What is a gooseberry, anyway?

As you hold the wine glass in your hand, you read the tasting note: aromas of cassis, blackberry, plum sauce and cigar box. You dip your nose in for a whiff. All you get is the smell of wine. And so goes the disconnect between those writing the tasting note … More

Tags: tasting, wine tasting
Categories: Wine Education
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How to host a successful wine tasting party

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Tags: blind tasting, wine tasting
Categories: Holidays
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Diamond Creek Shines

For those of you who don’t live in the Bay Area: Lucky You. We’ve been freezing since last year. Each day I pray the forecast will predict that some ray of sunshine might make it through the fog. This, week I gambled on short sleeves and got lucky. It’s a … More

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Categories: What We're Drinking
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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
Categories: What We're Drinking
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