Chas picked out three bottles of Riesling for Dan to try double blind, knowing they could come from anywhere in the world. He selected the 2013 Elk Cove Late Harvest Riesling, the 2013 Dönnhoff Riesling, and the 2010 Leeuwin Estate Art Series Margaret River Riesling. What is your favorite pan fried fish?
We picked out a range of Northwest Pinot Gris for the show this week.Swick Wines offered us a sample of his 2014 Les Sous-Bois Pinot Gris, and it reminded us that we haven’t done a Pinot Gris show in quite some time. Dan picked up the 2013 Arbor Brook Croft Vineyard Pinot Gris after enjoying
Our curiosity got the better of us, and after seeing them on the shelves for quite a while, we had to try the Underwood wines from the can. We went into it with pretty low expectations, but at $6 per can, the competition isn’t too stiff either. We taste their Pinot Gris, Pinot Noir, and
After a few shows on other wines, it was time to get back to Pinot Noir. Chas picked out a few bottles from producers that aren’t regularly on the show, and aimed for the $20 price point. This week we have the 2013 Sass Willamette Valley Pinot Noir, the 2013 Illahe Willamette Valley Pinot Noir,
Dan got his hands on four interesting American Rieslings and wanted to do them as a blind show. We’ve got two wines from Oregon, one from Napa, California, and one from the Finger Lakes of New York. We have a brand new release with the 2014 Trisaetum Coast Range Riesling. We revisit the 2013 Jasper
We were going to do more Pinot Noir this week, but it got a little warmer, and we felt inspired to do Rose this week instead. Chas picked up the 2014 Anne Amie Cuvee A Midnight Saignee and the 2014 Teutonic Laurel Vineyard Rose. Dan found the 2014 Illahe Estate Tempranillo Rose. What’s your favorite
Back in Episode 232 we tasted some high end wines from Canyon Wind Cellars. Recently, Dan saw a deal on Wine Berserkers to pick up their entry level line up with free shipping, and thought it would make a fun show. This is their 47-ten series, named after the elevation of the vineyard. All three
Chas picked up three bottles of Chardonnay from around the world to taste blind this week. It was double blind for Dan. Wine #2 was unfortunately corked, but we still had a very interesting comparison between wines one and three. These were the 2012 Matello Richard’s Cuvee, and the 2012 Domaines Leflaive Macon-Verze. What’s your