“Do you want a Breathalyzer with that?” When Samuel Adams meets the Whopper…http://tinyurl.com/ygge8nj
Type: Dry White Made: In Calaveras County, California, With viognier grapesPlays well with: seafood, salads, mild cheeses The 2007 Viognier from Irish Family comes with the expected florals in the nose – honeysuckle in this case. A grape of … Continue reading
Type: Dry Red Made: In Calaveras County, California, With cabernet sauvignon, syrah, and malvasia grapes Plays well with: Beef, lamb, winter stews, on its own The Irish Family red blend called Pog Mo Thoin – Gaelic for “kiss my ass” … Continue reading
Looking forward to attending the Rhone Rangers Experience on February 14th!
The first time we went up to Calaveras County’s wine country – part of a visit to Jeff Stai and Twisted Oak Winery – we drove right past Jeff’s neighbor at Irish Family Vineyards. For some reason, we looked at … Continue reading
We picked this one up at Blackwell’s Wines and Spirits during our recent visit to the Bay Area largely on the recommendation of Sara (and pray forgive us, Sara, if we have spelled your name wrong).By Due Vigne Di Familia … Continue reading
The good folks at Blackwell’s wines and spririts were featuring Chateau d’Aqueria 2007 Tavel when we wandered in there a couple months ago. The winery is one of the oldest in the Tavel region of France’s southern Rhone region (French … Continue reading
We wouldn’t normally feature a retailer here, but we had such a great time at San Francisco store Blackwell’s Wines & Spirits, that we couldn’t resist posting about it. We were up in The City over Thanksgiving to visit Her … Continue reading