Archives for: "March 2009"

Wine of the Month - April, 2009

March 26th, 2009
2007 The Velvet Devil Merlot | Discuss it | more »

2005 Kathryn Kennedy Winery Lateral

March 18th, 2009
This is an exciting bottle from the moment the cork is removed. I have experienced few wines with as much aromatic presence as this has. For a moment I even considered not drinking it because if I did I would have nothing left to smell...but that was a… more »

1995 Marqués de Cáceres Rioja Gran Reserva

March 13th, 2009
This was a phenomenal wine. I didn't buy it, but I was assured it was less than $30 from the person who did buy it. That is the good news. The bad news is that it is probably very difficult to come by at this point. The place from which my friend bought… more »

2007 Tamarí Malbec Reserva

March 6th, 2009
This is a Malbec from the Mendoza region of Argentina. In Huarpe, the language indigenous to Mendoza, Tamarí means "to do everything with passion." The name is as much poetic as it is indicative of the quality of this wine. Much to my chagrin, in most… more »

Wine of the Month - March, 2009

March 3rd, 2009
2007 Domaine Mas du Bouquet Côtes du Rhône | Discuss it | more »