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Cabernet posts

2018 Synthesis Napa Valley Cabernet

Synthesis 2018 Napa Valley Cabernet is the flagship Cabernet from Martin Ray Vineyards & Winery. This winery has a philosophy of synthesizing the Napa Floor and mountain terroir. This wine is a perfect example of terroir synthesis by sourcing 25% … Continue reading

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Rustic Ridge Vineyards – Jamul, San Diego, California

We would like to introduce you to a new winery in San Diego — Rustic Ridge Vineyards. They just opened their doors a few months ago and are located southeast of San Diego in the hills of Jamul.  They boast … Continue reading

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2016 Sullivan Estate Cabernet Sauvignon

Happy St. Patrick’s Day from My Red Wine Guys! We thought we would celebrate this St. Patrick’s Day by trying a wine from a winery that was founded by someone with Irish roots.  We chose Napa Valley’s own Sullivan Rutherford … Continue reading

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2016 Silverado GEO Cabernet Sauvingnon

We opened up this Napa 2016 Silverado GEO Cabernet Sauvignon to kick-off the weekend. This single vineyard Coombsville Cab comes from Mount George Vineyard at the base of Mount George volcano. It is called GEO – Greek for “Earth” and … Continue reading

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2016 GEHRICKE Cabernet Sauvignon

We opened something new last night that we haven’t tried before — a 2016 Gehricke Knights Valley Cabernet Sauvignon from Sonoma County. When we pulled the cork and saw wine crystals that are a result of potassium or calcium and … Continue reading

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2018 Acclaimed Cabernet Sauvignon

We decided to spend Friday Eve with a nice ribeye and filet mignon, roasted brussel sprouts, accompanied by a Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon from Acclaimed – another QPR wine from Costco!  For under $20, this wine really paired well with the … Continue reading

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Stardust Wines 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon

Have you heard of Stardust wines? Perhaps you have heard of Michael Dellar?  He is a restaurateur whose restaurants have earned Michelin Stars and James Beard Awards. Along with Mort Friedkin, a real estate developer of extraordinary properties,  Michael Dellar … Continue reading

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Shafer Winery and Vineyards Visit

Set against the backdrop of Stags Leap Palisades lays Shafer Vineyards established by John Shafer in 1973 and is now in the guiding hands of his son, Doug Shafer.  We visited their new tasting room that looks down on the … Continue reading

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Charles Krug Family Reserve Generations 2014

We pulled out one of our favorite wines over the weekend, Charles Krug Family Reserve Generations 2014.  This is a flagship wine for Charles Krug. We had the pleasure of visiting Charles Krug back in June and enjoyed this wonderful … Continue reading

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Miner Family  2016 Emily Cabernet Sauvignon

My wife surprised me with a Miner Family  2016 Emily Cabernet Sauvignon. I let this wine sit in the wine cooler for a few weeks. Don’t know if other people have had issues with opening wine after shipping, but I’ve … Continue reading

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