Two Zinfandel Wines – OZV vs Rocky Top

Zinfandel Wines - OZV vs Rocky Top This week we tasted these two Zinfandel wines, both from the 2014 vintage.  The OZV is from Lodi and is a popular Zinfandel wine produced in large case numbers by Oak Ridge Winery. It sells on average for $9. … [Continue reading]

Wild Thing is Wildly Good

Wild Thing Old Vine Zinfandel

Wild Thing is wildly good at wildly good price - $13.99 I have long been a fan of the Wild Thing Old Vine Zinfandel and winemaker Carol Shelton. Carol Shelton is also known as the "Queen of Zinfandel." Carol produces several great Zins including … [Continue reading]

Forget the Book Club and Start a Wine Tasting Club

Do you like wine, do you buy wine, do you drink wine with friends?  If yes, you should start a wine tasting club. Chances are you are in a book club or know someone closely who is in a book club. A wine club is similar in many respects, but much more … [Continue reading]

A Change-of-Pace White Wine – You will love it

Nisia Verdejo 2015

Nisia Verdejo Old Vines 2015 - Costco $11.99 How about trying something different in the white wine department? We have a sure winner for you in the Nisia Verdejo Old Vines 2015 from the Rueda wine region of Spain. The Nisia is 100% Verdejo grape. … [Continue reading]

Delicious Chardonnay from Chile – 95 Points

Errazuriz Chardonnay

2014 Errazuriz Chardonnay Aconcagua Costa How is this for accolades for the 2014 Errazuriz Chardonnay Aconcagua Costa: 95 Points from Decanter, 93 Points from James Suckling and Wine & Spirits, 91 Points from Vinous and Robert Parker! This … [Continue reading]

Starting 2017 right with a very worth red wine from Côtes-du-Roussillon

Lafage red wine

2014 Domaine Lafage "Narassa Lieu Dit" Côtes-du-Roussillon We started off the year 2017 with a blockbuster wine we purchased at K&L Wines in Redwood City. It is the Domaine Lafage "Narassa Lieu Dit" Côtes-du-Roussillon. The Lafage Narassa is a … [Continue reading]