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Davenport Cellars 2015 Snowflake white wine

It’s Washington Wine Month as declared by the half-wits and inbreds over at the flimsy marketing consortium known as the Commission so you know what that means? Grimy supermarkets selling their old stock at “sale” prices they should have been … Continue reading

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Davenport Cellars 2013 Snowflake white wine

Iconic quotes from the past week: “Drunk driving is not cool.” That’s Whitney Beall, a 23 year-old from (where else?) Florida, who livecasted her drunk driving skills on Periscope, daring her audience to see if she can get a DUI … Continue reading

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Barrage Cellars 2009 Alias cabernet franc

Good god, Kevin’s done it again. Tasted at 61-64 degrees on the IR temp gun. Color: young and voluptuous garnet. Nose: cassis, jar of freshly cracked black peppercorns, purple flowers, raspberry. Mouthfeel: full-bodied with some spicy bite. Tail trail: 10 … Continue reading

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Davenport Cellars 2012 Fume Blanc

Tasted at 54-60 degrees on the IR temp gun. Color: luminescent light gold. Nose: grapefruit, citrus rind. Mouthfeel: medium-bodied. Tail trail: 7 seconds. Flavors: plump grapefruit, lime, sparkling water, firm acids. Alcohol: 13.8%. Aged sur lie for 4 months in … Continue reading

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Januik Winery 2011 Bacchus Vineyard riesling

Tasted at 55-58 degrees on the IR temp gun. Color: thin straw. Nose: honeysuckle, basket of yellow and white flowers, peach blossom honey. Mouthfeel: light-bodied. Tail trail: 7 seconds. Flavors: peach, kiwi, lime, Bosc pear, orange extract. Alcohol: 12.5%. Columbia … Continue reading

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Arbor Crest Wine Cellars 2007 Four Vineyards merlot

Another WAWineman classic, 1st posted on March 8, 2010: Philadelphians have some strange historical humor… the real head of a horse, “Old Baldy”, from the Civil War will be on display again after a dispute of ownership between two museums … Continue reading

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Jaunik 2008 Bacchus Vineyard riesling

Another WAwineman classic, 1st posted on April 15, 2010: A Snohomish dairy farm’s lagoon failed, sending 15 million gallons of manure into my water source, the Snohomish River. Well, now all my haters can claim proof that my writings are … Continue reading

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