Category Archives: Meritage

Quintessa Wines and Winery Visit

What a great winery and tasting experience. This is quintessential!  They know how to make you feel special and appreciated.  This really gave me a warm fuzzy feeling.    A very nice lady gave us a private tour and tasting. … Continue reading

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How to boost the American economy one bottle at a time!

So we all love wine from various regions.  But how can us passionate wine drinker’s help to boost our economic crisis. And with the 4th of July around the corner it made me think about this. Easy, drink more American … Continue reading

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Veramonte Primus 2007

Colchagua Valley, Chile, this is a Meritage red wine with 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Syrah, 8% Merlot, and 7% Carmenere. When I opened it the other night, the aroma was beautiful, filled with what I thought were lilacs, while my guest … Continue reading

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