Archive for the ‘Word on Wine’ Category
We all like what we like and tastes are tastes. Mary and I ponder this for a few minutes after a listener disagreed with our review! Here’s the show…What do you think!
This week we tasted two Chenin Blanc Viognier blends. The Vansha was from South Africa and the Pine Ridge from California. Neither was outstanding but both were light and refreshing. Both were around $15. Here’s our show…enjoy.
This week we have some unusual French varieties to talk about…Actually they aren’t particularly unusual if you are a fan of wines from La Belle France! 1)2014 Domaine Piquemal. Cotes Du Roussillion Tradition. $15. Grenache/Syrah. This was nice and full bodied. Great table wine for the dead of Winter! 2)Petit Jammes. Cahors. Malbec. $10. […]
It’s that time again when Quizmaster Mary asks me three questions…It’s like Passover but with better wine! Here’s our show, enjoy!
What a nice shelf of Amaros! This week Mary and I talk about Ramazotti and it’s closest friends in the Amaro family! Enjoy!
This week I treated Mary to two cocktails (she has the patience of Job!) The first was a classic martini and the second was entitled good tidings the links for recipes are below! Both are worth doing. http://www.bonappetit.com/recipe/classic-martini-2 http://www.esquire.com/food-drink/drinks/g385/winter-cocktails/?slide=3
This was a really nice Tempranillo for $12.95! This was also super nice for about $8!!! Here’s the show…Go Spain!
It’s Winter! At least some days it is…lately all it’s done is rain. What are we drinking with all of these iconic Winter foods! Mary and I have a fun chat.
This week Mary and I reviewed 2 California Pinot Noire that were around $15. Both were lovely especially for the price! I liked the DeLoach and Mary preferred Votre Sante. Here’s our show. Enjoy!
I’m sorry but James Bond is simply wrong on this one! Mary and I discuss why stirring is better!