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Koi Zen Cellars Baby B2 2017

We had the pleasure of tasting a local San Diego winery, Koi Zen Cellars in Carmel Mountain. The 2017 Baby B2 is a Bordeaux style blend of 37% Cabernet Sauvignon, 37% Malbec and 26% Cabernet Franc. Cabernet rules! We popped … Continue reading

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Calla Lily Vineyards

There lays a vineyard nestled in the hills of Pope Valley on the edge of Howell Mountain AVA, Calla Lily Vineyards, producing some exceptional red wines. The winery was built in 2010 and is a fully equipped and modern winery. … Continue reading

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Anonymous Red Blend 2015 by 1849 Wine Co.

If you are looking for a “great” Napa red blend, stop looking and keep some of your money! This 1849 Napa red blend, Anonymous 2015, is an exceptional blend with Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Syrah and Zinfandel.  It has been … Continue reading

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Secret Indulgence Chronology Proprietary Red 2016

Once upon a time … A magical moment was created with a glass of Chronology Secret Indulgence on Valentine’s Day!  This 2016 Chronology Proprietary Red Wine is a beautifully balanced Bordeaux and Rhône varietals blend. You and your special someone … Continue reading

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VinoTwo Wine Opening and Storage System

Straight up sensual and provocative describes this Lafage Lieu dit Narassa 2015. A deliciously fruity Grenache Syrah (80/20) French wine. Dark rich cherry with cocoa overtones and smooth tannins. Almost the entire bottle was consumed by our wives. The air-powered … Continue reading

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The Weasel and the Cork 2016

Names of wines are really becoming more descriptive, interesting and unusual. This Red Wine Blend from Alexander Valley is a great example: The Weasel and the Cork.  According to the label weasels would steal the corks from patrons and force … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year !!

Wishing all of our blog followers a very Merry Christmas! This year has been filled with many great wine adventures and some great red wines. We hope you have enjoyed our wine reviews and we look forward to providing many … Continue reading

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Doña Paula 2014

So anytime a wine has one of our wives name on it we HAVE to try it.  Sometimes it works out and sometimes not.  A few years ago, Jim found one with his wife’s name and today I found one … Continue reading

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