Week in Wine

28 09 2006

Napa valley Syrah

2002 Burgess Napa Valley Syrah ($16)

Cuvaison Carneros Syrah ($30)

2004 Novy Page-Nord Vineyard Napa Valley Syrah ($32)

Peju Province Napa Valley Syrah ($32)

2004 Sand T Cellars Brookside Vineyard Napa Valley Syrah ($28)

2003 Turnbull Wine Cellar Oakville Syrah ($30) 

2003 Voss Napa Valley Syrah ($20)

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Week in Wine

22 09 2006

Sippers from Spain and Portugal

WHITES AND PINKS

2005 El Coto Rioja Rosado $10

2005 Montecillo Rioja Blanco $10

NV Rene Barbier Catalunya

Petillant Effervescent Rosé $6

2004 Verasol Campo de Borja Rosado $8

REDS

2003 Altano Douro $8

2004 Capcanes Mas Donis

Barrica Montsant $12

2002 Fra Guerau Montsant $12

2002 Gran Feudo Navarra Crianza $11

2005 Ludovicus Terra Alta $10

2004 Peique Bierzo Mencia $12





Week in Wine

21 09 2006

South Central Coast Pinot Noir

2004 Lincourt Santa Barbara County Pinot Noir ($22)
2004 Stephen Ross Bien Nacido Vineyard Santa Maria Valley Pinot Noir ($35)

2004 TAZ Santa Barbara County Pinot Noir ($25)

2004 Sea Smoke Botella Santa Rita Hills Pinot Noir ($30)

2004 Campion Central Coast Pinot Noir ($25)

2005 Edna Valley Vineyard Paragon Edna Valley ($20)

2004 Kenneth Volk Vineyards Sierra Madre Vineyard Santa Maria Valley Pinot Noir ($36) 2004 Lucas & Lewellen Vineyards Hilltop Santa Barbara County ($26)

2004 Ortman Family Vineyards Santa Rita Hills ($30)2005 Siduri Sta. Rita Hills Pinot Noir ($29)

2004 TAZ Cuyama River Santa Maria Valley ($28)

2004 TAZ Fiddlestix Vineyard Santa Rita Hills Pinot Noir ($35)

2003 Tolosa Edna Ranch Edna Valley Pinot Noir ($28)





Week in Wine

12 09 2006

Sonoma County Syrah

2003 Cline Los Carneros Syrah ($20)

2003 Clos du Bois Sonoma County Shiraz ($14)

2004 Esterlina Janian Vineyard Sonoma Mountain Syrah ($28)

2003 MacRostie Wildcat Mountain Vineyard Carneros Syrah ($32)

2004 Novy Judge Family Vineyard Bennett Valley Syrah ($32)

2003 Paradise Ridge Winery Sonoma County Syrah ($24)

2004 Saxon Brown Parmelle-Hill Vineyard Sonoma Valley Syrah ($30)

2002 Wellington Vineyards Reserve Sonoma County Syrah ($28)  





Day in Wine Country

6 09 2006

Day in Healdsburg

Belvedere Winery. 4035 Westside Road, Healdsburg 95448. 707.431-4442

J. 11447 Old Redwood Highway, Healdsburg 95448 707.431-3646. APPOINTMENT

Michel-Schlumberger. 4155 Wine Creek Road. 707.433-7427. APPOINTMENT

Quivira. 4900 W Dry Creek road, Healdsburg 95448. 800-292-8339. COUPON

Unti. 4202 Dry Creek road, Healdsburg 95488. APPOINTMENT

Other recommendations –
Pedroncelli Winery 1220 canyon Road, Geyserville. 707.857-3531

Thumbprint Cellars. 36 North Street, Healdsburg 95448. 707433-2393

Lake Sonoma Winery. 340 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg 95448. 707.473-2999

Dinner
Auberge du Soleil. 180 Rutherford Hill road, Rutherford, CA 800-348-5406





Week in Wine

5 09 2006

South Central Coast Zinfandel

HREE STARS 2004 Bianchi Heritage Selection Zen Ranch Paso Robles Zinfandel ($18)

2003 Castoro Cellars Cobble Creek Paso Robles Zinfandel ($25)

2004 Castoro Cellars Zinfusion Paso Robles Zinfandel ($19)

2003 Clos LaChance Hummingbird Series Buff-Bellied Central Coast Zinfandel ($18)

2004 Dover Canyon Old Vine Benito Dusi Vineyard Paso Robles Zinfandel ($27)

2004 Grey Wolf Cellars Barton Family Reserve Paso Robles Zinfandel ($32)

2004 Midnight Paso Robles Zinfandel ($28)

2003 Norman Vineyards Mephistopheles Paso Robles Zinfandel ($28)

2004 Norman Vineyards The Monster Paso Robles Zinfandel ($20)

2004 Orchid Hill Paso Robles Zinfandel ($24)

2004 Peachy Canyon Winery Westside Paso Robles Zinfandel ($20)

2003 Rancho Arroyo Grande Arroyo Grande Valley Zinfandel ($15)

2002 Santa Barbara Winery LaFond Vineyard Santa Rita Hills Zinfandel ($16)

2004 Villicana Paso Robles Zinfandel ($23)

2004 Castoro Cellars Cobble Creek Zinfandel ($25)

2004 Castoro Cellars Paso Robles Zinfandel ($15)

2003 EOS Paso Robles Zinfandel ($18)

2004 Rosenblum Cellars Appellation Series Paso Robles Zinfandel ($18)

2002 San Marcos Creek Paso Robles Zinfandel ($22)

2004 Vina Roble Westside Paso Robles Zinfandel ($26)