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Guardian Cellars 2014 Newsprint chardonnay

What does it mean when one dies of “natural causes”? That the final decision from a British coroner after chopping and squeezing George Michael’s remains from Christmas Day. The diseases he succumbed to were cardiomyopathy and fatty liver, but no, … Continue reading

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Guardian Cellars 2013 Angel sauvignon blanc

Pro tip: cellar the Angel for a year or two. Tasted at 56-62 degrees on the IR temp gun. Color: electric lemon. Nose: guava, red grapefruit, ready compost, lemon crème, pomelo. Mouthfeel: full-bodied. Tail trail: 15+ seconds. Flavors: peach, nectarine, … Continue reading

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Guardian Cellars 2005 Gun Metal red wine

While we here at world headquarters are happy for all those who participated in some fanboy’s air-tasting of some cheapass pinot gris recently, yeah all two of you who could snatch a bottle so you can proudly gayyy-tweet what a … Continue reading

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Guardian Cellars 2012 Angel sauvignon blanc

One of the joys of this Washington wine blog is the annual visitation to Washington’s consistently top-dawg sauvignon blanc. Say what you will about the cabernets, the syrahs, and even the red blends, but local wine guzzlers who appreciate a … Continue reading

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Guardian Cellars 2011 Angel sauvignon blanc

Tasted at 43-56 degrees on the IR temp gun. Color: luminescent light straw. Nose: guava, mountain apple, grapefruit. Mouthfeel: zingy acids. Tail trail: 7 seconds. Flavors: lemon blossom, pear, lime, quarry, freshly cracked granite. Food pairing: parmesan chicken. Alcohol:14.0%. Columbia … Continue reading

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Guardian Cellars 2010 Chalk Line red wine

I was about to order a bouquet of cheap FTD black roses online when I heard Paul Gregutt passed away, but I did the research and discovered it was actually a 61 year-old captive HIPPOPOTAMUS in Indiana. However, that didn’t … Continue reading

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Woodinville Wine Honors (3rd vintage, 2011)

Welcome and greetings from the historic Woodinville Ballroom for this, the third renewal in celebration of the best of Woodinville’s bustling wine country, circa 2011! Let’s begin with a wrap-up of the wine news, which ominously started on January 5 … Continue reading

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