Category: Wine Reviews

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Vinography Unboxed: Week of 11/28/21

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Peter Michael Wines 2005-2019

Depending on how much you believe in destiny, it will come as no surprise that when, in 1982, Peter Michael established his

Select Highlights from the Wines of Portugal Tasting

I must admit, I was nervous. It was the very first trade and media tasting opportunity since San Francisco emerged

Vinography Unboxed: Week of 11/14/21

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Vinography Unboxed: Week of 11/7/21

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Global Greats: Selections From the Wine & Spirits Top 100 Tasting

The wine world is creeping towards normalcy again, albeit slowly and gradually. One of the most satisfying signs of this

Tasting Natural Beauty: The Wines of Rippon

When I was first learning the little bit of Japanese that I speak, I was interested in adjectives. Maybe it’s

Vinography Unboxed: Week of 10/31/21

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Vinography Unboxed: Week of 10/24/21

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Vinography Unboxed: Week of 10/17/21

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Vinography Unboxed: Week of 10/10/21

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The Judgment of Napa: Tasting Napa Blind Against the World’s Greatest Wines

On May 24th, 1976, a couple of ex-pats living in Paris rented the courtyard of the Intercontinental hotel for a

Vinography Unboxed: Week of 10/3/21

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Poised for Greatness: Tasting The Evolution of Anderson Valley

Given all the fuss that has been made about Pinot Noir in the post-Sideways era, you would think that Mendocino’s

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Vinography Unboxed: Week of 9/26/21

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Vinography Unboxed: Week of 9/19/21

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Opportunity and Challenge for Colorado Wine

A few weeks ago, I posted my thoughts on the 14 wines that comprised the top selection that we made

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Vinography Unboxed: Week of 9/12/21

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When Stones Speak: The Wines of Domaine des Ardoisières

Some truly great wines sneak up on you, sip after sip, taste after taste—deepening, resonating, and ultimately resolving into your