Tag Archives: Robert Parker

Long Shadow Pedestal 2007

This blog is for all of those consumer’s who after watching the movie “Sideway’s” decided they did not like the grape varietal Merlot. Guess what, ha ha keep hating because you are missing out on this fabulous varietal. If you … Continue reading

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Drink, lessons on storing and laying wine down!

Beautiful wine cellar, no  it is not mine, wishful thinking.  Before moving into a condo I had a self-made cellar in my home.  Being in the wine industry for many years I collected many fine and rare bottles.  Most wine makers … Continue reading

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MollyDooker Blue Eyed Boy Shiraz 2009

McLaren Vale, Australia husband and wife winemaking team. Sarah and Sparky Marquis. The wine label has their son Luke on the label.  How cute is he? They have received more 94-99 point scores from Robert Parker than other winemaker in the … 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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