Monthly Archives: April 2011


          If milk was marketed and labeled the way wine is, you might encounter this scenario at the grocery store: On the bottom shelf would be the bargain priced “Farmer Brown’s White” for $3.00 per gallon. Just above it, slightly … Continue reading

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Glen Ellen Proprietors Reserve Petite Sirah

  There used to be a program on public radio called Desert Island Discs, where the host would interview various celebrities and ask them to come up with a list of the 10 recordings they would take along to their … Continue reading

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Don Miguel Gascon Malbec

 I have been absent from these pages for a week or so as my breathing apperrati battled and now recovers from a mega cold. It is hard to isolate, identify, and appreciate the subtleties of a wine when your nose … Continue reading

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