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Northwest Wine Academy 2008 Well Red red wine

Define the musical category rock-and-roll. Can you? You know what it is. You hear it all over the media portals. But, really, what is it? Around here, some winemakers like to fashion themselves as some sort of “rock star,” like … Continue reading

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Ad: Adams Bench Winery 2007 Myth red wine

Here’s a first look at what cabernet franc tastes like, Adams Bench style! I only say that because they have slated a 2013 release of a pure cabernet franc and it will be the first such from this iconic vineyard. … Continue reading

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Protected: :Nota Bene Cellars 2006 Ciel du Cheval Vineyard red wine

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Couvillion Winery 2008 Equilibré red wine

A 33 year-old North Carolina woman, accused of killing her 7 and 4 year-old daughters with an axe, blamed a ‘ghost’ for the hatchet job. She took a cue from Sean tagging some paranormal activity for giving a Quilceda Creek … Continue reading

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Steppe Cellars 2006 Artemisia red wine

Welcome to the medical issue! A 49 year-old Shanghai man died on the operating table but not from the operation, per se. A fire broke out in the neighboring room and the surgery staff abandoned the patient. They found the … 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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Isenhower Cellars 2005 Red Paintbrush red wine

Another WAwineman classic, 1st posted on January 23, 2008: 47% cab sau,44% merlot, 6% cab franc, 3% carmenere. $24. Alcohol: 14.3%. Another beautiful label from Isenhower. Aroma: average-to-light. Color: average. Tail: average. This one matched well with teriyaki from L&L. … Continue reading

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