Quartz Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2016

Name of Wine: Quartz Bay Sauvignon Blanc 2016 Description: This wine has tropical fruit taste with a crisp, refreshing acidity finish Smell: citrus, nettles and passionfruit Taste: Citrus, pear, kiwi and green apple Pair With: Catfish with butter/garlic… Read More

Clot D’ Encis Blanco 2016

Name of Wine: CLOT D’Encis Blanco 2016 Description: This wine is a 100% white Grenache. Light and subtle on taste. Can be enjoyed alone or with food. Smell: Peach, lime, cantaloupe with hint of sage Taste: Citrus with/apricots… Read More

Blue Quail Sauvignon Blanc

Name of Wine: Blue Quail Sauvignon Blanc 2016 Description: This organic white wine is from Mendocino, California. It’s crisp, light and refreshing with slight acidity in the back. Can be enjoyed alone or with a meal Smell: Kumquats,… Read More

Update :)

Greetings Readers! Just wanted to post an update on what’s happening with my blog. I have been planning my social media strategy and I hope that you all will be pleased with the news I have to share…. Read More

Saperavi 2015

Name of Wine: Saperavi 2015 Description: This dry red is full bodied, bright but spicy. Aged in stainless steel with French oak. Smell: Dark berries, heavy oak Taste: Blackberries and tannin rich Pair With: Sharp cheese and smoked… Read More

Quarry Hill 50/50 Strawberry Rhubarb Wine

Name of Wine: Quarry Hill 50/50 Strawberry Rhubarb Wine Description: Rose color with rhubarb flavor at the front and fresh strawberries towards the back Smell: Strawberry, Rhubarb, slight mineral notes Taste: Fresh strawberry and tangy rhubarb Pair With:… Read More

Villa Thansich Riesling Old Vines 2015

Name of Wine: Villa Thanisch Riesling Old Vines 2015 Description: Light bodied and semi-sweet at the initial taste and citrus towards the back. Smell: citrus fruit, honeysuckle, white floral Taste: Pear, floral, slightly acidic Pair With: Lobster Bisque… Read More

Upwell

Name of Wine: Upwell Description: This is a wine best enjoyed with a light meal or dessert Smell: rhubarb, watermelon rind and citrus Taste: semi dry, citrus with hints of white floral Pair With: I had a slice… Read More

Conversation Piece

Conversation Piece What is a conversation piece and why am I adding the category to this blog? Well, realizing as I named my blog “How About Wine and Conversation”, it seemed only natural to add some posts that… Read More

Pasa De Record aka Record Family Wines Merlot 2010

Name of Wine: Paso De Record aka Record Family Wines Merlot 2010 Description: This is a full, deep bodied red wine from California. Sip cautiously as this wine is pretty strong. Smell: Salt, Brine, red fruit, and once… Read More