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JM Cellars 2013 Klipsun Vineyards sauvignon blanc

How about that? Fourteen fat-fucks associated with the hierarchy in soccer’s world governing body, FIFA, were indicted by the United States for “rampant, systemic, and deep-rooted” corruption. Charges include taking over a hundred million dollars in bribes in exchange for … Continue reading

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Guardian Cellars 2014 Angel sauvignon blanc

Another cash money night, thank you Mayweather!!! Good guys finish last. Welcome to the 1970’s issue! Here’s a first world problem that some of you out there understand. If you’re like me, you do a fair amount of traveling for … 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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Trouvaille Winery 2007 Red Mountain merlot

Tasted at 58-62 degrees on the IR temp gun. Color: magenta with ruby edges. Nose: black cherry, blackberry. Mouthfeel: full-bodied. Tail trail: a persistent 10 seconds. Flavors: red currant, huckleberry, cherry, red plum, sweet cedar, rustic brown spices. Great with … 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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Sparkman Cellars 2008 Kindred Columbia Valley red wine

So I’ve been getting elbowed about this topic for a long time now… “Why don’t you post on your experiences in dealing with tasting room personnel?” To answer that would be to reveal far too many secrets that, really, is … Continue reading

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