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Adams Bench Winery 2011 Mays Discovery Vineyard cabernet sauvignon

Yet another gorgeous cabernet made in Woodinville. Tasted at 57-64 degrees on the IR temp gun. Color: black garnet. Nose: black currant, blackberry, black plum, smokehouse, red mulberry. Mouthfeel: full throttle. Tail trail: 15+ seconds. Flavors: spectrum of black fruits, … Continue reading

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Woodinville Wine Honors (4th vintage, 2012)

Welcome to the fourth reincarnation of what is becoming a tradition of microscopic proportions… it’s the annual Woodinville Wine Honors! We are celebrating the culmination of another fine vintage year in Washington that will lead to some damn fine wines … Continue reading

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Ad: Adams Bench Winery 2009 Mays Discovery Vineyard cabernet sauvignon

Dedicated to the Butler Bulldogs basketball team (my pick for 2013 national champs)… So, when you visit this winery without an appointment (like they ‘recommend’), you get what you get. Sure, they’re a most sympathetic couple and they’re great for … Continue reading

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Ad: Adams Bench Winery 2009 ‘the V’ cabernet sauvignon

In light of Friday’s completely retarded shooting in Connecticut, we all could use some cheer so I’m releasing this one a little early… What’s your wine IQ? No, I’m not talking about how many obscure grapes you thought you drank … Continue reading

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Ad: Adams Bench Winery 2009 Reckoning red wine

Tasted at 55-60 degrees on the IR temp gun. Sultry deep magenta with a core of darkness in the Riedel, this three-grape blend explodes with plums, fresh-from-the-oven blackberry pie, and cigar box aromas. Full-bodied and frictionless on the palate leading … Continue reading

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Ad: Adams Bench Winery 2009 ‘Ursula’ Red Willow Vineyard sangiovese

In honor of Dr. Erica Blue, we dedicate this post as the health issue. Lately, the news has flooded our feeble minds with more misleading information of “eat this” or “don’t eat that or else” so we decided to clear … Continue reading

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Ad: Adams Bench Winery 2007 Myth red wine

Here’s a first look at what cabernet franc tastes like, Adams Bench style! I only say that because they have slated a 2013 release of a pure cabernet franc and it will be the first such from this iconic vineyard. … Continue reading

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