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2007 Domaine Le Sang des Cailloux “Cuvée Floureto”I am a big fan of this estate & their wines. It was just last week that we tasted the 2006 & here was an opportunity to try the 2007 last night. I remember tasting both of these wines at the estate—the 2007 not yet released. The 2006Continue reading “2 Rustic Reds”
1985 Von Schubert Maximin Grünhäuser Abtsberg Auslese At dinner last night, 2 dear friends shared a bottle to end the meal. What a treat, to say the least. Over the years, I have enjoyed this venerable Ruwer estate’s wines—quite candidly a mix of hits & misses. This 1985 was a hit. I was first taken byContinue reading “1985 Von Schubert Maximin Grünhäuser Abtsberg Auslese”
2006 Whitcraft Pinot Noir Bien Nacido “This is the “N” My only friend the “N” Without a doubt one of our all time favorite Pinot Noirs out of California—our last bottle. Chris Whitcraft was such a character to say the least. Over the years he produced many truly memorable bottlings from iconic vineyard sources suchContinue reading “2006 Whitcraft Pinot Noir”