Archive for the ‘Word on Wine’ Category

Dec. 16 2013

12-14-13 Word on Wine Review Two Nice Whites for the Holidays!

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This week’s Word on Wine Review features two white wines! This show is a repeat so get more current vintages of the wines!   1)2011 ‘Young’ from Austria the producer was Steininger.  The name of the wine actually is Young! 2)2010 Pinot Blanc Domaine Les Boesch.  The wine was called La Cabine.   WBJC Word […]

Dec. 09 2013

12-09-13 Word On Wine Review Montefalco Sagrantino!

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This week Mary and I are still in virtual Umbria as we review two wines using the indigenous grape Sagrantino.  As Mary points out in the show Sagrantino was used for sacred and sweet wines and for a while disappeared from vineyards in favor of other grapes.  Thankfully since the 90′s it has made a […]

Dec. 07 2013

12-7-13 Word On Wine Gifts to Give!

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Well it’s that time of year again!  Are you looking for things to give the people you care about!  Mary and I offer a couple of humble suggestions!  Check out the show and enjoy! Related posts: 6-4-12 Word On Wine 2 Diverse Wines From Italy! 6-18-12 Word On Wine Brunello! WooHoo! 2-8-2012 Word On Wine […]

Dec. 02 2013

12-2-13 Word On Wine Review 20 Rows Priorat!

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This week we have two very interesting reds…Mary and I have both tasted these together and separately. 1)2011 20 Rows Cabernet.   This is a good standard reasonably priced Napa Cab.  The grapes come from Howell Mountain, St. Helena and Yountville.  All in all for between $15 and $20 nicely done.  Here’s their web site if […]

Nov. 28 2013

11-28-13 Word On Wine Post Thanksgiving!

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OK Wine fans…It’s all over…You’ve eaten what you’re gonna eat and drunk what you’re gonna drink!  But is there some nice way of finishing off the Thanksgiving feast and enjoying the Ravens this evening?  Mary and I have a few ideas! Related posts: 04/02/12 Word On Wine Review Dauvergne and Ranvier 2! 4/26/12 Word On […]

Nov. 21 2013

11-21-13 Word On Wine Le Beaujolais Nouveau Est Arriver!!!!!!!

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You guessed it wine fans!  It’s the third Thursday in November and that means it’s Beaujolais Nouveau day.  This is the day when the first wines of the French harvest are shipped all over the world for everyone to enjoy.   Granted it’s not complex and it isn’t to everyone’s taste, but isn’t it nice to […]

Nov. 18 2013

11-18-13 Word On WIne…JP Takes Two For The Team

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Last week Mary tasted two inexpensive reds for the good of Word On Wine…This week it was my turn!  Such sacrifices we make for the Word On Wine Audience!  These two wines were from the Eastern shores of bella Italia. 1)2012 Corte Majoli Valpolicella.  $14.  This is a blend of 3 grapes grown in the […]

Nov. 14 2013

11-14-13 Word On Wine November 2013 Trivia Quiz!

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Have you ever wondered which retailer sells the most wine nation wide…What on earth is green harvest…What kind of scientific miracles has the Technion in Israel done with wine?  The answer to these questions aren’t blowin in the wine…they are on this month’s Word On Wine Trivia Quiz.  Check out our show…we had fun as […]

Nov. 11 2013

11-11-13 Word On Wine…Mary Takes Two Reds For The Team

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This week despite copious hardship Mary tried two inexpensive reds.  It’s tough work but someone has to do it! 1)2009 Cune Roija Crianza.  $12.  A nice example of the Tempranillo grape but nothing extraordinary.  The fruit was tempered but not elegant! 2)2011 Conti Torraiolo Toscana Sangiovese-Cabernet Sauvignon.  $8 in the bargain bin!  This Mary liked […]

Nov. 08 2013

11-7-13 Wine In A Box

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This week Mary and I talk about the pros and cons of Wine in a box.  We also share some of our favorite boxes! Enjoy the show! Related posts: 11-26-12 Word On WIne Review 2 Sparklers! 1-7-13 Word on Wine Review…GREECE!!!!!!!!! 5-23-13 Word On Wine Champagne Philippe Gonet

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