Archive for October, 2010Poets Row Merlot 2008
October 30th, 2010
Poets Row Merlot 2008 13.5% alc – “sustainably harvested”. As compared to wineries where they burn down the vines after they pluck them?
October 28th, 2010
Shirakabe Gura Tokubetsu Jyunmai Sake 15% alc – the hardest screwcap I’ve ever had to twist in my life! Jeez Louize! Tasty though.
October 27th, 2010
Educated Guess Napa Cab Sauvignon 2007 $20 14.5% alc – cool formula-filled label. Blackberry, currant, caramel, lovely sipping with cheese.
October 22nd, 2010
Finishing off Bogle Old Vine Zinfandel 2008 14.5% alc which yes means I went to Ruby Tuesday. These alc values are TINY!! Is this legal?
October 19th, 2010
Spellbound 2007 Cabernet $14 13.5% alc – rich, lush, spicy, and the full-moon label and mystic name are perfect for Halloween parties!
October 17th, 2010
Conundrum 2008 – a special treat for myself for earning 100% on my finance midterms. I love Conundrum, I admit it
October 16th, 2010
Purple Moon Chardonnay 2008 13.5% alc $4 – yes, really, that inexpensive. Citrus, apple, not bad at all for the price!
October 14th, 2010
Enjoying a Sekt Cocktail (German Champagne) with midori and raspberries. What to call this. German RazzMelon? It’s lovely with green and red
October 13th, 2010
Schloss Biebrich Sekt – German sparkling wine – 11% alc $3.99 – yes this is CHEAP! Apples, pears, tiny bubbles, perfect for cocktails!
October 11th, 2010
Egri Bikaver 2006 – Bull’s Blood of Eger from Hungary 12.5% alc – a perfect wine for Halloween! Rich red color, great story, awesome name!