Green Fin White Wine

Bronco Wines – the marketing geniuses that brought us Two Buck Chuck (better known as Charles Shaw Wines) – have struck again with another Trader Joe’s exclusive, coming in at $3.99 in California. (We are aware that Two Buck Chuck … Continue reading

Sardinian 2007 Oje

Type: Dry RedMade with: Cannonau, Montepulciano, carignano (see below)Plays well with: Strong cheeses, roasted meats, good BBQ Having found our notes on the Sardinian wines we tasted, we continue with the Oje, from Nuovi Poderi Cantina – a really nice, … Continue reading

Slainte, from Irish Family Vineyards

Type: Off-dry, uh… green? Made From: Unknown blend of white wines Plays Well With: Spicy, lively foods – almost anything but corned beef Slainte (pronounced slan-chah) is Gaelic for cheers! If you really want to go Irish, you say Slainte … Continue reading

Fess Parker Has Left the Winery

When the news broke yesterday that actor and winery owner Fess Parker had passed away, we knew we had to write about it. That’s because Anne met ParkerĀ  when she did a profile on him for the May 2004 issue … Continue reading