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Chateau Ste. Michelle 2012 Horse Heaven Vineyard sauvignon blanc

Tasted at 55-59 degrees on the IR temp gun. Color: light gold. Nose: grapefruit. Mouthfeel: some acid, light-bodied. Tail trail: 8 seconds. Flavors: grapefruit, lemon, quarry, pear, lime. Good with weeknight spaghetti and Lay’s potato chips. Alcohol: 13.5%. 5% semillon. … Continue reading

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Chateau Ste. Michelle 2011 Horse Heaven Vineyard sauvignon blanc

Woke up a little hungover from last night, but at least I woke up back in the United States and on Alaska time, which meant I gained an extra hour of recovery. There’s Admiralty Island on one side and mainland … Continue reading

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Chateau Ste. Michelle 2005 Eroica riesling

Another early WAwineman classic, 1st posted on June 12, 2008: Water and children do not mix in this part of the world. Why, oh why, would anyone take the kids rafting on the Nisqually when all the rivers are running … Continue reading

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Eroica 2008 riesling

Another WAwineman classic, 1st posted on April 16, 2010: Was that you, Mr. Z? Wednesday night, “a 21 year-old” man was charged with assault at a Phillies game for…ugh, intentionally vomiting on an off-duty officer and his 11 year-old daughter. … Continue reading

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Chateau Ste. Michelle 2009 Horse Heaven Vineyard sauvignon blanc

Karma is a scorned bitch these days. A 36 year-old Fort Lauderdale man stole a Budweiser cold pack from a convenience store, then destiny got even with the bastard when he wrapped his car around a palm tree, killing him. … Continue reading

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