Tag Archives: Cabernet Franc

Chateau Anthonic

I am part of the Social Media craze, and I enjoy it.  I have met many people over the years, some that I would enjoy meeting some day and others, just in the real world, I am not crazy about.  … Continue reading

Posted in Wine | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Arrow & Branch Two Red Blends

There I was getting ready to try two different vintages of Arrow & Branch Red Blend wines while I was at Fine Wine Source in Livonia, Michigan.  I mean how can you not enjoy yourself when you are tasting some … Continue reading

Posted in Wine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Some Red Wines in Kentucky

Family get-togethers are great and when they are a long weekend, there is plenty to party about.  I would guess the real hard work is for the host and hostess, because it is their house, their dishes, their food and … Continue reading

Posted in Dining, Wine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Prie Carignane and Michael David Inkblot

All good things must come to an end, and we were down to the last two samples for the virtual wine tasting courtesy of snooth.com.  There were two themes that were running through this wine tasting.  One theme was grape … Continue reading

Posted in Wine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Family Time in Louisville

We had a rather historic family get-together in Louisville, it was historic for the fact that all five sisters and spouses plus the matriarch were all there at the same time.  With work schedules and such, there is a better … Continue reading

Posted in Wine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cain Five and King Eider

The Gods were looking down upon me that rainy afternoon and they must have smiled in my direction while I was at Fine Wine Source in Livonia.  Some days being a Raconteur in person, as well in print brings good … Continue reading

Posted in Wine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

De Tierra Vineyards Five by Five

I have been writing about the wines that I receive from A Taste of Monterey for several years now and I have always just put a little blip about the winery and the wine.  I just never really felt comfortable … Continue reading

Posted in Wine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment