2013 “Lola”, Steven Kent Winery, Ghielmetti Estate Vineyard

This beautiful Livermore Valley, California, crisp Sauvignon Blanc lends delightful offerings of classic grapefruit, goose berries, honey dew melon with an undertone of pleasant tanginess and lime zest.  An exquisite white fish and shellfish wine on a sunny day.  Keep Drinking and Keep Believing



2012 Envolve Winery Sauvignon Blanc, Sonoma Valley

Crisp with pleasant notes of minerality, grapefruit, lemon and fresh herbs; this California Sauvignon Blanc is truly inviting. Keep Drinking and Keep Believing.  

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Castello di Amorosa Wines

Happy Wine Wednesday from San Diego and here is a wonderful line up of tremendous wines from tremendous people, Castello di Amorosa from Napa Valley.

2011 Castello di Amorosa Napa Valley Chardonnay~ A beautiful balanced wine offering delectable flavors of pineapple, lemon curd, vanilla cream and tea.

2011 Castello di Amorosa Bien Nacido Vineyard,Reserve Chardonnay~ Ginger, spice, Asian pear and subliminal coconut shape this massive medium weight Chardonnay into a crown favorite.

2013 Castello di Amorosa Gewurtztraminer,”Dry” Anderson Valley~ Clean and inviting with flavors of lightly spiced pear,orange blossom and slight hazelnut. Slightly viscous, this wonderful white has balanced acidity with a wisp of sweetness.

2010 Castillo di Amorosa Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon~ With a rich, hedonistic hue and mouthfeel,this profoundly polished Cabernet gifts divine flavors of dill, dusty earth, hearty tobacco and dark cherry. Great now with some decanting and will only get better with age. Absolutely sensational!

2011 Castello di Amorosa Napa Valley Merlot~ With luxurious depth and color, this exquisite Merlot is polished and soft on the palate while still being extremely rich with blessed flavors of lime zest, tobacco,baking spice, heavenly plum and toasted oak.

To all that love great California wine, these wines are a must have- http://www.castellodiamorosa.com/

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Cameron Hughes Lot 390 2012 Columbia Valley Riesling

This off-dry Riesling from Columbia Valley, Washington offers beautiful flavors of orange blossom, pear, honey and nectarine. An absolute steal I picked up at Costco for $7.99!   Keep Drinking and Keep Believing. 


2013 Fox Run Vineyards Rose of Lemberger, Finger Lakes

This dry rose expresses beautiful notes of tart melon, properly ripe strawberries, mild grapefruit and a wisp of bing cherry.  An extremely pleasant, bright rose that keeps giving the whole way through.  Keep Drinking and Keep Believing. 


2012 Stoller Family Estate Pinot Noir Rose, Dundee Hills

Stunning melon, rose petals and strawberry on the nose while offering concentrated flavors of watermelon and honeydew, accompanied by a hint of refreshing grassiness.  Amazingly balanced Summer time wine to share with all. Keep Drinking and Keep Believing.


2012 Eclectic Viognier – Dry Creek Valley, Sonoma County

This New World, medium weight Viognier offers pleasant attributes of honey, apricot, semi sweetness and slight spice. Great wine to pair with that savory, Easter Ham. Keep Drinking and Keep Believing. 




2012 Eclectic Vermentino – Dunnigan Hills

This California Expression of the Italian and Sardinian white grape, Vermentino is easy sipping, well balanced, with light flavors of  lemon curd, green apple and vanilla. This crisp, refreshing white wine makes me want to take sip after sip on a beautiful Summer day, while enjoying a plate full of sauteed shrimp.  Keep Drinking and Keep Believing.


2012 Castello di Amorosa Gewurztraminer – Anderson Valley

Spicy with beautiful offering of Asian pear, balanced oak influence, mild grapefruit and wisp of Allspice. Perfect wine for the Spring Season!  Keep Drinking and Keep Believing.




2011 Stoller Family Estate Reserve Chardonnay

Beautifully calculated flavors of green apple, pear, cedar and mild vanilla cream guided by an immaculate mouthfeel and pleasing acidity; Domestic Chardonnay at its finest and Stoller Family Estates claims another victory. Keep Drinking and Keep Believing.



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