2010 was a great debut year for our quarterly Wine Bloggers Tasting series, and I am now happy to say I think we’re off to an equally fine start in 2011; the first edition took place on 3.25.11. It was a great… Read More ›
All things Zinfandel, and/or blends based on Zinfandel.
I had the great pleasure of crafting some tasting notes on the new 2008 Pagani Ranch this morning, and as I often do, I worked on my old Royal Typewriter; I find this combination of methodology and medium results in… Read More ›
Sailors and Stargazers have pondered its wonders & whereabouts, its meaning and mystery. Physicists and Philosophers, Mathmeticians and Moguls, all have sought the answer to its riddle. But none has sought harder than The Oenophile. Time and time again The… Read More ›
Ok, now we’re into the real nitty gritty! But first, if you need to catch up, here are the previous and relevant posts: http://blog.ridgewine.com/2011/01/26/zap-pre-taste/ http://blog.ridgewine.com/2011/01/24/zap-bob-dylan-and-the-greatest-tasting-note-movie-ever-shot/ Ok, so here is the list of the wines that Eric and I tasted: 2009… Read More ›
Ok, that heading may be just a tad misleading, possibly hyperbolic, but the truth is, ZAP is coming this weekend, the video for Bob Dylan’s “Subterranean Homesick Blues” remains one of the great pieces of celluloid history ever shot, and… Read More ›