2016 Delas Saint-Esprit Côtes du Rhône

2016 Delas Saint Esprit

It has been awhile since we posted wine recommendations, seven weeks in fact. It's not that we stopped buying wine or gave up drinking wine. It is because we all have been very busy with other activities and concerns. It's time to get back to … [Continue reading]

Outdoor wine season has arrived – Two outdoor white wines

Pine Ridge Chenin B lanc + Viognier 2016

Two outdoor white wines Tax Day signals the start of outdoor activities: planting veggies, picnicking, barbequing, and lots more Rosé and white wines go hand-in-hand with outdoor activities Here are two extremely fun and lively white wines … [Continue reading]

Tarima Hill Old Vines – Number 17/92 Points

Tarima Hill Old Vine 2015

2015 Bodegas Volver Tarima Hill - Old Vines The 2015 Bodegas Volver Tarima Hill Old Vines has these scores: Jeb Dunnuck 93 Points, The Wine Spectator 92 Points, Vinous 91 Points You can buy Tarima Hill at two places in the San Francisco Bay … [Continue reading]

Total Wines Opens Foster City Store – Colossal Wine Shop

Total Wines San Matoe

Total Wines is now open in Foster City's Bridgepoint Shopping Center. It is an expansive store with an extensive inventory of wines, beers and spirits. The Bridgepoint Total Wines store will compete with two nearby BevMo stores, Burlingame and San … [Continue reading]

Mother Clone Zinfandel

Pedroncelli Dry Creek Zinfandel Mother Clone

2015 Pedroncelli Dry Creek Valley Mother Clone Zinfandel - Costco $12.49 The Pedroncelli Mother Clone Zinfandel is a very popular Zinfandel.  In a sense, a cult Zin because of the price-to-quality ratio, and the fact that its ardent fans buy this … [Continue reading]

Rosé Wines – Which Ones to Try Now

Rose wines are in!

Rosé Wines - Perfect for the Spring Season Spring will be here in just a few weeks and that calls for stocking up on Rosé wines.  Rosé wines are ideal for serving and drinking from Spring through the Summer months and most of the Fall season. … [Continue reading]