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Kirkland Signature 2015 Columbia Valley red wine

It’s sunny. It’s May. It’s the Pacific Northwest. That can only mean one thing… human body parts showing up in all the wrong places. The region that brought us serial killers Ted Bundy and Gary Ridgway would smile as they … Continue reading

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Kirkland Signature 2012 Columbia Valley merlot

On assignment with another beverage but this has been a request-in-demand so here it is because in the natural process of selecting wines to review, we choose which wines will interest our readers the most, leaving behind other wines that … Continue reading

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Kirkland Signature 2010 Columbia Valley red wine

What is the problem with our local wine bloggers’ denial of Washington wines made under the Costco ‘Kirkland Signature’ label? Costco is known for value, as opposed to Nordstrom is known for high-fashion quality and taking out a second mortgage … Continue reading

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Kirkland Signature 2011 Columbia Valley merlot

The message is quite clear… do NOT start your car when the Bellevue po-po is on you. Those cops were serving a warrant when the suspect chose to rev up his whip, and thus had his life terminated by the … Continue reading

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Kirkland Signature 2010 Columbia Valley merlot

So you ask, “Who the heck is DC Flynt?” Glad you did. David Clint Flynt will turn 60 this year. This silvery Grizzly Adams character was born in San Francisco (or “Frisco” just to irritate the natives there) and graduated … Continue reading

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Kirkland Signature 2008 Columbia Valley merlot

Another WAwineman classic, 1st posted on December 31, 2009: A 37-year old tattooed Florida urchin was arrested after calling 911 for falsely claiming he’d been battered when all he was looking for was a free ride to a bar. (speechless). … Continue reading

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Kirkland Signature 2009 pinot gris

Another WAwineman classic, 1st posted on July 24, 2010: Despite Darth Vader apparently robbing a bank in Setauket, NY on Thursday (times are hard even in the Death Star), this version of odd news is dedicated to man’s best friend. … Continue reading

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