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Top 10 Wines of 2012

Top 10 Wines of 2012

As I reflect back on 2012 I can honestly say that it was my luckiest year yet when it comes to wine.  I was fortunate enough to have drunk more great wine more often with more great people than any other year.  This is a blessing.  And in some ways a curse.  Whatever, I have...
A Visit to Red Hook Winery

A Visit to Red Hook Winery

After an initial hit and run on Red Hook Winery, I went back for a more in depth tasting and tour this past weekend.  I had been intrigued by a couple of their white wines, well they were more orange actually, so we revisited and spent some quality time.  Love the location down on the...
Red Hook Winery:  Whole Cluster Press Cab Franc & Orange Chardonnay?

Red Hook Winery: Whole Cluster Press Cab Franc & Orange Chardonnay?

I am not really sure what to make of some of the wines from Brooklyn based Red Hook Winery, but a good friend brought a bottle of their Whole Cluster Press Cab Franc over for a recent BBQ and I was intrigued by its unique color and aromas, so I swung by the Red Hook...