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Syncline Wine Cellars 2006 Subduction Red wine

Another early WAwineman classic, 1st posted on February 28, 2008: What is it about the Columbia Gorge AVA? Never drove through there and there are only a handful of wineries (seven on the WA side) that are based there but … Continue reading

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Syncline Wine Cellars 2009 Underwood Mountain Vineyard Grüner Veltliner

Where else but Montana? A Radio Shack in Hamilton is offering a bonus gift with the purchase of a satellite-network package, the gift being a pistol or shotgun. The ad states, “Protect yourself with Dish Network. Sign up now, get … Continue reading

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Syncline Wine Cellars 2008 Columbia Gorge pinot noir

Here’s hoping you had a happy Thanksgiving. I personally gained only four pounds after a day of gluttony that began with some sampling of some rare pork shoulder that was smoking in a kamado over in Mill Creek (yes, in … Continue reading

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Syncline 2008 grenache carignan

Time out! Time out! Everybody just chill out. I just read that blog about Charles Smith of K Vintners is SUING a bunch of anonymous John Does over some comments made from a July 21 article that wasn’t exactly kowtowing … Continue reading

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