Beth’s Smart Sip: 2018 Fleur de California Vermentino Estate Vineyards, Carneros

On Saturday, July 3, I visited Browns Valley Market in Napa, California, which has one of the most interesting – but small – wine sections in the city. I saw a wine I knew would be great, but instead, the label – yes, the label – and the variety – Vermentino from Carneros – caught my […]

My May Sips

Yes, I know it’s June already, but these are some of the wines I tasted last month. Oh, and if you have a better title for my occasional collection of wine reviews, please post it in the comments. I could use some help with blog post titles. Anderson’s Conn Valley Vineyards Estate Reserve Napa Valley California […]

#WIYG: The March 4, 2013 Edition

2009 Lamoreaux Landing Wine Cellars Red Oak Vineyard Riesling, Finger Lakes, paired with shrimp and grits: Finger Lakes Wine Country meets South This was a great contrasting flavor pairing that exceeded my expectations. The off-dry Riesling and its wonderful acidity cut through the spicy, buttery, creamy shrimp and grits perfectly. This tasting and accompanying photo was […]