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Facelli Winery 2008 Sugarloaf Vineyard sangiovese

Sugarloaf Vineyard is a relatively new vineyard located just east of exit 44 on Interstate 82 in balmy Wapato (Parker Heights area) and just south of “The Palm Springs of Washington”, coming online only in the last five years. The … Continue reading

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Novelty Hill Winery 2008 Columbia Valley merlot

It’s about time someone had the balls to critique the tasting rooms of Woodinville. This is not the typical vague, passive-aggressive generalized rants like a typical ‘wine blogger’ like “Oh this wine is corked.” Oh boo-hoo. Call it out or stop your … Continue reading

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Facelli Winery 2005 Sagemoor Vineyard barbera

Another early WAwineman classic, 1st posted on March 27, 2008: Bravo Italia! Great wine follows great food. The Argentines have their beef and malbec. Chile owns nebbiolo with their sea bass and con carne…just kidding! But Italy, ahhh, the home … Continue reading

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Facelli Winery 2005 Bacchus Vineyard syrah

Celebrities acting like wine bloggers, chapter 11. This one’s for all you Giants fans. A 17 year-old Connecticut girl claimed, in an interview, that she enjoyed sex-filled romps with 24 year-old New York Jets quarterback, Mark Sanchez. This, after the … Continue reading

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Woodinville Wine Honors (2nd edition)

And a balmy welcome to all you S.A.D. (seasonal affective disorder) people of the upper Northwest as we open the festivities of this second edition of the Woodinville Wine Honors! What a year of growth for Woodinville’s wineries/tasting rooms scene! … Continue reading

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