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Monday, May 28, 2012

Wine News, Views

WINE WISDOM: Removing the mystery, intimidation of choices - Abington Mariner

Trends in Chinese wine-drinking: South American, domestic wines to make inroads - YAHOO!

Diversify Your Portfolio and Your Wine - FOXBusiness

Wine: Say hello to high-quality rosés - montrealgazette.com

With wine, right temperature makes all the difference - Chicago Sun-Times

Wine fridge stands bottles on end - CNet

A curious new map of California wine - San Francisco Gate

Men Are From Cab, Women Are From Moscato? - Wall Street Journal

That Memorable Glass of Wine - New York Times Blogs

How To Clean And Remove Wine Stains From Carpet With Shaving Cream - StyleList

Drinking Red Wine Is Good for Gut Bacteria - WebMD

Wine and beer pair with whatever you're grilling - Knoxville News Sentinel

New packaging offers wine to go for picnic season - San Jose Mercury News

Wine Rack: Four good boxed wines - NorthJersey.com

Bollinger returns to 1846 bottle - decanter.com

Uncorked: What’s in a wine name? - Kane County Chronicle

Wine Guys - This week's picks - Shelby Star

Can red wine protect from Alzheimer's? USF researchers hope to find out - St. Petersburg Times

Not all private labels are alike - Chicago Tribune

Dunne on Wine: Napa merlot surprises judges at Texas competition - Sacramento Bee

Red Before Labor Day: Summer’s New Rules - New York Times

A glass of red wine is perfect for digestion - Economic Times

On Wine: Quaffs for the 'Cue - San Jose Mercury News

2012 Spring Wine Guide: Four different palates pick 16 unique wines - Oregonian

DecanterChina.com to launch in autumn - decanter.com

Wine fair to focus on China's changing tastes - YAHOO!

Red wine: Healthy elixir or a lot of hype? - FOX News

Painting with pinot: Berkeley artist Juniper Harrower's tannic palette - San Jose Mercury News

New wine glasses aim to balance "water and fire" - msnbc.com

It's WINE O'CLOCK Somewhere! - Examiner

Vintage $350 Madeira Beats Pricey Burgundy, Champagne - Bloomberg

Wine rating: It's all in a number, or is it really? - Vail Daily News

Friday, May 18, 2012

Wine(s) of the Week

Wine of the Week: Primus "The Blend" 2009 (Chile) 2009 $16

Wine of the week: 2010 Votre Sante Pinot Noir - Anchorage Daily News

Wine of the Week: Ravenswood Vintner’s Blend Cabernet Sauvignon 2009 - Winona Daily News

Nick's Wine Of The Week — A Classy, Inexpensive Cab From Chile

Wine of the Week: Primus "The Blend" 2009 (Chile) 2009 $16

Oak Knoll Winery Riesling — Natural Aphrodisiac and Gourmet

peace. love. & good food.: Fresh and Easy + Wine of the Week

Bigger Than Your Head » Wine of the Week

Wine of the week: Clos Pegase 2010 Mitsuko’s Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc - Napa Valley Register

2009 Flavio Roddolo Dolcetto d'Alba Wine of the Week | The Kitchn

Houston commercial real estate: Wine of the Week: 2007 Rainoldi

Wine of the week: Meridian Sauvignon Blanc 2010 - The Wine

Wine of the week: Marlstone, 2002 Alexander Valley Bordeaux red blend - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Wine of the Week: 2007 Rainoldi Valtellina Superiore 'Inferno Riserva' - Los Angeles Times

Wine of the Week: Montepulciano d'Abruzzo | Siena Ristorante

Wine of the Week: Villa Toscano 2009 Barbera - Sacramento Magazine

Wine of the Week: 2007 Rainold… | Susan Alexander Rice Truffles

Wine Of The Week- 2010 Molly Dooker The Violinist | Vinomania

2010 Lamadrid Torrontes | Wine of the Week | Gambit New Orleans

Wine Of The Week: A Tasty $20 Pinot Noir - Forbes

Wine of the Week: Scaia, Veneto IGT, Garganega-Chardonnay 2010 - Dallas Morning News

Wine of the Week: 2007 Rainoldi Valtellina Superiore 'Inferno Riserva' - Los Angeles Times

Wine of the week: Yellow Tail Tree-Free Chardonnay - St. Petersburg Times

Wine of the Week: 2010 Calera Viognier 'Mt. Harlan' - Sacramento Bee

Wine of the Week! Evodia | Lowertown Wine & Spirits

Wine of the Week: 2010 Calera Viognier 'Mt. Harlan' - Bradenton Herald

A modern cape classic | Badenhorst Family Wines

Zin City – 13 May 2012 – Olly Smith

Wine of the Week: Dog Point Sauvignon Blanc 2010 (NZ) $20

Wine of the Week: Alexander Valley Vineyards Sin Zin 2009 - La Crosse Tribune

Wine of the week: made in Joburg - Shiraz Boys

Through The Walla Walla Grape Vine™: Spring Fling: Waterbrook

Wine of the Week: Tim Adams 2008 Reserve Cabernet Malbec

Amapola Creek Cabernet Sauvignon — Natural Aphrodisiac and

Wine of the Week 11 | Wine Cellar Plus

Eat Well and Prosper: Wine of the Week - STO 2009 Rollers Reserve

Vino Della Settimana–07 Barbera d'Alba Cascina Nuova, by Mauro

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Wine News & Views

Wine: In defense of the ros - Sacramento Bee

New wine glasses aim to balance "water and fire" - YAHOO!

Buying Local Wines: Does the Idea Travel Well? - New York Times

Really? Red Wine Is Good for the Stomach - New York Times Blogs

Riedel Crystal wine glass tasting: It’s all in the glass - Examiner

Component in red wine may hold answers in Alzheimer's battle - USA Today

Wines Targeting Women Are Long on Legs, Short on Flavor - Bloomberg

Walla Walla wine toast of competition - The Spokesman-Review

Wine-food pairing taken up a notch - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Bordeaux's second wines affordable, exceptional - San Francisco Gate

Roll out the rosés, and we'll have a barrel of fun - Seattle Times

Wine: With age comes bouquet - montrealgazette.com

Getting 'Wise' About Wine - FOXBusiness

UK importer takes 'largest-ever' list from Finger Lakes - decanter.com

Meet Argentina’s favorite wine grape - San Francisco Examiner

Sonoma, Napa wineries add to their wine-and-food pairing offerings - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Costco comment horrifies wine snobs - MSN Money

Wine pairings to toast the legacy of Julia Child - Stamford Advocate

Cheap Buzz: Take note of wine’s aromatic profiles - Philadelphia Daily News

Wine lovers go natural for Real Wine Month - Hello Magazine

On Wine: A splash of out-of-state in your glass? - San Jose Mercury News

Chile's wine country: a spirit worth bottling - Daily Telegraph

Wine: Sicily's volcanic climate yields unique product - Nashville Tennessean

Wine Talk: The taste and flavor guru - Jerusalem Post

Monterey County sees rapid growth and motivation to visit wine tasting rooms - Examiner

New French wine campaign to tap Chinese market - Xinhua News Agency

Wine recommendations - Washington Post

Costco’s head wine buyer causes a stir with her remarks - msnbc.com

Wine Cellar: Master Sommelier Richard Betts on "Feral" Chardonnay - Los Angeles Weekly

Friday, May 11, 2012

Wine(s) of the Week

Wine of the Week: Alexander Valley Vineyards Sin Zin 2009 - Winona Daily News

Wine of the Week: Dog Point Sauvignon Blanc 2010 (NZ) $20

Wine of the week: Duval Leroy Brut - Anchorage Daily News

Wine of the Week 10 - Wine Cellar Plus

Wine of the Week: Ian Tiago Rutherford Hill 2009 Napa Valley - Napa Valley Register

2010 Domaine La Suffrene Bandol Rosé Wine of the Week | The

Wine of the week: Luc Pirlet Pinot Noir Barriques Reserve 2010

Wine of the Week: 2008 Palazzo Montanari Ripasso - Vindy.com

Nick's Wine Of The Week — A Very Special Barolo » Nick on Wine

Wine of the week: Pine Ridge, 2011 California, Chenin Blanc & Viognier - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

This Girl Walks Into A Bar...: Wine of the Week: Santa Barbara

Mixed Case: LoHud Wine of the Week — Laurent Miquel

Wine of the Week: Ridge, Sonoma County, Three Valleys 2009 - Dallas Morning News

Wine of the week: 2010 Acrobat Oregon Pinot Gris - St. Petersburg Times

Spit or Swallow: Wine of the week: Simonsig Tiara

Wine of the Week, 5/7/12-5/12/12 | Naturally Yours Grocery

Bigger Than Your Head » Wine of the Week

Wine of the Week: 2010 Calera Viognier 'Mt. Harlan' - Los Angeles Times

Wine of the Week 10 - Wine Cellar Plus

Wild 4 Washington Wine: Wine of the Week: Two Stunners from New

Wine of the Week: 2008 Paitin di Pasquero Elia Barbaresco 'Serra' - Rock Hill Herald

Wine of the Week: Kendall-Jackson Grand Reserve Chardonnay 2009 - La Crosse Tribune

Wine of the Week: Gary Farrell Pinot Noir 2009 (CA) $40

Wine of the Week: Thomas Wines 2010 Sweetwater Shiraz

Tuesday, May 08, 2012

Wine News & Views

Wine Country Hit With Supply and Demand Problem - msnbc.com

Wine Notes: Northern Italian winemaker shares pinot noir secrets - Oregonian

Top Wines From Greece: What To Buy - Forbes

Groceries seeking ways around wine sales ban - Baltimore Sun

Low volumes but high quality for Kiwi wine harvest - ONE News

Tracing the fruition of Oregon's wine industry - Oregonian

Cruising ahead on wine-themed business - Miami Herald

Wine and Food Pairing, helpful advice materials - Examiner

Wine-Inspired Perfume Pairs Rhubarb with Merlot - comcast.net

White wine winners of the 18th annual Pacific Coast Oyster Wine Competition - Examiner

Creating a Better Wine Label for Overwhelmed Consumers - Seattle Weekly (blog)

More wine like this, please - Boston Globe

Wine Prices Stay Relatively Low Because Of Sluggish Economy - Huffington Post

Wine-tasting with Jay McInerney. - Slate

Peter Mondavi, Jr. Talks Wine - FOXBusiness

Justin Wine Is a Celebrated American-Style Bordeaux! - Huffington Post

WINE GUYS: Problems with claret go back to source - The Murfreesboro Post

Wine Lover: Wine tasting at a glance - Press Banner

ULTIMATE WINE CHALLENGE® 2012 Announces Full Results of Top Red Wines, White Wines, Champagnes and More - YAHOO!

On whether red wine can ever be fish wine - Boston Globe

Concha y Toro is "World's Most Admired Wine Brand" for the Second Consecutive Year - Marketwatch

Wine fridge makes it four times as easy to choose - CNet

All aboard for Train wine as rock band rolls into wine country - Brandon Sun

Study examines red wine's anti-aging ingredient, resveratrol - CBS News

Drought leaves mark on Chile's wines - YAHOO!

Wine ratings: a numbers game or useful information? - msnbc.com

Wine industry's growth leaves room for more - Tri-City Herald

Dunne on Wine: Lodi winery keeps alicante bouschet alive -- and delicious - Sacramento Bee

US to review online marketing of beer, liquor and wine - Miami Herald

Rejecting Those Wine and Cheese Edicts - New York Times (blog)

Wine pick: 2008 'Folin Vineyards' Rogue Valley Syrah - Oregonian

Clink Me: Napa Valley Wine Lovers to Attempt a Guinness World Record for the Longest Relay Wine Toast - msnbc.com

Summer's Five Best Food And Wine Festivals - Forbes

Gallo Family Vineyards Establishes May 9th as National Moscato Day - Yahoo Finance

Saturday, May 05, 2012

Wine(s) of the Week

Wine of the Week: Capay Valley Vineyards Viognier - Sacramento Magazine

Wine of the Week: 2008 Paitin di Pasquero Elia Barbaresco 'Serra

Featured Wine: Ramspeck Cabernet Sauvignon 2009, Merlot 2009

Eat Well and Prosper: Wine of the Week - First Drop 2009 Half & Half

Blog Archive » Wine of the week: David O'Reily's 2009 - Shiraz Boys

Wine of the Week 9 | Wine Cellar Plus

Wine of the week: David O'Reily's 2009 Rook red wine - Anchorage Daily News

Wine of the Week: Kendall-Jackson Grand Reserve Chardonnay 2009 - Winona Daily News

Whale Tail Pinot Noir – Wine of the week – Thirsty Thursdays

Blog Archive » Wine of the Week: Gary Farrell Pinot - Shiraz Boys

Blog Archive » Wine of the Week: Some Rosés Well - Shiraz Boys

Wine of the Week: Virage Rosé of Cabernet Franc, Napa Valley - Napa Valley Register

Wine of the Week: Masciarelli Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 2008

Graf V. Schönborn Silvaner Kabinett Trocken 2009 Budget Wine of

Wine of the week: Pine Ridge Chenin Blanc-Viognier 2011 - The

Wine of the Week: Some Rosés Well Worth Your Time, Money, and Attention - SF Weekly (blog)

Wine of the week: Graton Ridge Cellars, 2009 Russian River Chardonnay. - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Cuvée Corner Wine Blog: Wine of the Week: Gary Farrell 2009

Wine of the Week: Finca Os Cobatos Godello 2010 – Wine Flair

Wine of the Week: 2001 R. Lopez de Heredia Vina Tondonia Rioja Reserva - News-Democrat

Wine of the Week: Nevada City Winery 2010 Sonata - Sacramento Magazine

Wine of the Week: 2008 Paitin … | Susan Alexander Rice Truffles

Wine of the Week: 2008 Paitin di Pasquero Elia Barbaresco 'Serra' - Los Angeles Times

Wine of the Week: 2001 R. Lopez de Heredia Vina Tondonia Rioja Reserva - Sacramento Bee

Wine of the Week: Mount Horrocks 2011 Riesling

Nick's Wine Of The Week – Rare Rosé » Nick on Wine

NV Vilarnau Cava Brut Budget Wine of the Week | The Kitchn

Wine of the Week: A Jurassic Red for Now or Much, Much Later | girl

Wine of the week: 14 Hands Cabernet Sauvignon 2009 - The Wine

Eat Well and Prosper: Wine of the Week - Bella vs. Bella

Wine of the Week: 2001 R. López de Heredia Viña Tondonia Rioja Reserva - Los Angeles Times

Wine of the Week: HandCraft Petite Sirah 2010 - Winona Daily News

Wine of the Week: Beni di Batasiolo Barolo 2007 (Italy) $48 | Latest

Wine of the week: 2009 Lagone Aia Vecchia Toscana - Anchorage Daily News

Wine of the week: Creme de Lys | writes4food | recipes and writing

Wine of the week: Oldenburg Cabernet Franc 2009 | winetimes

Wine of the week: 2010 Apothic White - Anchorage Daily News

Bigger Than Your Head » Wine of the Week

Wine of the week: Pedroncelli, 2009 Three Vineyards Dry Creek Valley Cabernet Sauvignon - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Wine of the Week: Jordan Winery, Russian River Valley, Chardonnay 2009 - Dallas Morning News

Wine of the Week: Sonoma-Cutrer Chardonnay | Siena Ristorante

Wine of the Week: JCB 69 Sparkling Rosè cc @BigMentoring « Vino

EverythingCroton: DEPREZ WINE OF THE WEEK

Wine of the Week: Bogle Vineyards' 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon - Sacramento Magazine

Wine of the Week: 2009 Sobon Estate Hillside Zinfandel - St. Petersburg Times

Wine of the Week: One of the a… | Susan Alexander Rice Truffles

2008 Peregrine Pinot Noir | Wine of the Week | Gambit New Orleans

Wine Of The Week – 2008 Edward Sellers Vineyards and Wines

Wine Of The Week- 2010 Napa Cellars Sauvignon Blanc | Vinomania

Wine of the Week: Cullen 2010 Kevin John Chardonnay

Wine Of The Week – Castello di Fonterutoli Chianti Classico 2007

Nick's Wine Of The Week – New Antinori » Nick on Wine

Wine of the Week: Middle Sister Sweet and Sassy Moscato - La Crosse Tribune

Wine of the Week: 2010 Giovanni Almondo Roero Arneis 'Vigne

B.C. wine of the week - The Vancouver Sun

Tuesday, May 01, 2012

Wine News & Views

Gadget helps wine's totability - Sacramento Bee

Staggering New Research Shows 35% Of Older Millennials Drink Wine At Least Once A Month - YAHOO!

Wine: From start to finish - montrealgazette.com

Why Can’t the Post Office Ship Beer and Wine? - Time

Wine, more wine and a cool scoop of ice cream - San Francisco Examiner

Burgundy: Wine, Barging, and Beyond - San Francisco Gate

Post-recession wine tastes starting to get more expensive, experts say - Napa Valley Register

Willamette Valley comes into its own - Los Angeles Times

A Perfumer's Take on Wine Aromas - Huffington Post

Do women REALLY need their own wines? Some experts call the trend a gimmick that treats females differently -- unnecessarily - New York Daily News

Wine Critic Robert Parker Publishes Milestone 200th Issue of The Wine Advocate - msnbc.com

Wine and food choices - Napa Valley Register

Perceptions of women and wine shift in Asia - YAHOO!

Where Wine Lives: Cellar, Fridge—or Garage? - Wall Street Journal

Wine and food-pairing challenges — Salty Food - Jamaica Observer

Wine bags for the crafty set - Los Angeles Times

Explaining the Aromas and Flavors of Wine - Wall Street Journal

Grape growers see good wine in the forecast - Abc Local Web

Cheap Buzz: It’s Chilean wine, not ‘chile wine’ - Philadelphia Daily News

Put wine in play for baseball fans - Chicago Tribune

The wine club you may not get into - Dallas Morning News

Old World vs New World Wines by Sean Prinz - Boston Herald

Wine Prices Set to Rise Amid California Grape Shortage - First Coast News

Rioja wines from Spain - Boston Globe

Wine war escalates between Calif. and Wash. - msnbc.com

Great value whites from the Pacific Northwest - Seattle Post Intelligencer

Wash. governor draws the line on Calif. wine - AP - msnbc.com

Wine cellar: Top picks from a local who knows - Houma Courier

Do EU organic rules for wine leave glass half empty? - msnbc.com

Learn the etiquette of wine tasting. - MySanAntonio

How Experienced Tasters Process Wine - YAHOO!

Wines by the Glass Go to the Next Level - Marketwatch

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