GREAT post on the 1993 Santa Cruz Mountains Cabernet to be found over at Wine Think, a wine blog very much worth checking in on; for this review, and more. Of particular note is a wonderful feature on the site,… Read More ›
All things Monte Bello.
If you’re interested in perusing an interesting and contemporary set of tasting notes on Monte Bello vintages from 1992, 1994, and 1996, you can take a virtual stroll over to the Spirit of ’76 website and have a read; the… Read More ›
Greetings all! Well, with the end of The Oughts now only hours away, I thought I’d take us all on a last look at the decade we’re about to leave behind, as it played out here on the mountain. First off,… Read More ›
Wonderful news! Elin McCoy, wine writer for Bloomberg.com, has just released a Top 10 Wines of 2009 List, and guess what’s on it? The 1989 Monte Bello! “Filled with lush cassis and earth flavors, this has an elegant balance (13.5… Read More ›
Are you familiar with The Underground Wine Letter? If not, I heartily recommend it to anyone with an interest in fine wine. It’s written by John Tilson, who is a much revered (and rightly so!) collector of, and commentator upon,… Read More ›
Just a quick heads up; if you’ll be in the Bay Area on November 30th, be sure to make time in your itinerary for a visit to The California Wine Merchant. Our very own Christina Donley will be hosting a… Read More ›