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14
2010
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Here comes Summer and time to fire up the grill! What wine do you choose?

I love to grill at home it’s easy, convenient and most of all, my wife likes the lack of clean up!! I have almost perfected the rib eye, just working on the timing!  But anyway, it got me thinking about when ...
Feb
28
2010
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Just received my Schramsberg Vineyard shipment and newsletter

I just received my club member newsletter today from Schramsberg Vineyard.  I am overloaded daily with information and it is very rare that I get the time to read what comes across my desk.  However I stopped and read this ...
Jan
25
2010
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Dow Porto Late Bottled Vintage 1963, 94 points

1963 Dow Porto Late Bottled Vintage (Portugal, Douro, Porto) A very rich ruby color. On the nose complex and with great purity of style. Intense fruit aromas, are complemented with hints of spices and violets. On the palate fresh and balanced, ...
Nov
08
2009
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Schramsberg Blanc De Noirs, 87 points

Almost clear in color with hints of cream.  Creamy taste with a hint of Carmel and vanilla.  Not as dry as the brut.  A little dark on the after taste.  The finish is short.  A nutty toasty offering with pronounced ...
Aug
14
2008
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Schramsberg Vineyards J Schram 2002 – 90 points

2002 Schramsberg Vineyards J Schram Schramsberg web site (USA, California, Napa Valley) I stopped in at the Schramsberg vineyards to do a wine tasting and a tour. I highly recommend a visit when in Napa Valley. Great tour of miles of caves ...
Jul
27
2008
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Palmaz Vineyards Johannisberg Riesling 2006, 89 points

2006 Palmaz Vineyards Johannisberg Riesling - Palmaz web site (USA, California, Napa Valley) Soft and buttery wine with citrus, nice fruit base and strong golden pear. A touch spicy, just enough tannins and a well rounded riesling. I enjoyed this wine and ...
Jul
24
2008
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Schramsberg Vineyards Reserve 2001, 90 points

2001 Schramsberg Vineyards Reserve - Schramsberg web site (USA, California) Deep golden color,soft and smooth with a rounded feel. Citrus with green apple notes. A little short but clean, very crisp. [gallery]
Apr
13
2008
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Peller Estates Cabernet Franc Signature 2003, 90 points

Peller Estates Cabernet Franc Signature 2003 Very nice Ice wine. The nose just hit you hard of fresh berries and cream with loads of cherry. A very soft and rounded smell. Full-bodied with soft, silky tannins and balancing acidity. The palate ...

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