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Veuve Doussot Cuvée “Ernestine” Brut Champagne

Everyday of life is a celebration! And you can celebrate life with your favorite food, favorite wine, favorite beverage, favorite ice cream, or whatever. Sparkling wines have been a part of most every celebration since the beginning of…..well….bubbles. Speaking of bubbles, tonight I am sipping the 2015 Veuve Doussot Cuvée “Ernestine” Brut Champagne and it is explosive! A blend of

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Nota Bene Cellars Red Blend: Ciel Du Cheval Vineyard Red Mountain

I am thoroughly enjoying the 2014 Nota Bene Cellars Red Blend from the Ciel Du Cheval Vineyard in the Red Mountain AVA in Washington State! An enticing blend of 39% Cabernet Franc, 32% Cabernet Sauvignon, and 29% Merlot all grown on the Ciel Du Cheval Vineyard. Aged 22 months in export style French oak barrels truly brings out complexities and

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Trefethen Vineyards “Dragons Tooth” Napa Valley Red Blend

Stories of King Arthur, Merlin, dragons, and medieval days are all brought back to life in a wondrous red wine from Trefethen Family Vineyards called “Dragons Tooth”. Or maybe watching an episode of the Game of Thrones series on HBO makes a “dragon” wine label more appealing to you! Because I enjoy stories of dragons and medieval days, the wine

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Castillo de Monseran 2012

From the Get Go, this wine just screams fruit, nature, and earth! Deep ruby red in the glass with intense aromas of wild berries, wet earth, and forest floor. Medium to full bodied across the palate with soft, velvety tannins. Flavors of ripe black cherry, black plum, leather, and herb. On the second sip, arousing flavors of earth, wild spice,

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