Plus more food news to know today BOOZE NEWS — Saints player Cam Jordan is the kind of guy who stays true to his trash-talking word. He just sent Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton a bottle of 2013 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon inShow More Summary
If you think of wine like art or architecture, then this is one of those wines that is on the “Must Taste” list. It’s historically relevant to the origin of modern winemaking in Australia; it also stands on its own as a damn […] The post Wynns 2013 “Black Label” Cabernet Sauvignon, Coonawarra appeared first on Wine School of Philadelphia.
When students ask me where they should visit when traveling to Napa Valley, I’ll rattle off a few wineries. If someone asks me if they should go to Sonoma or Napa, I’ll always lead them towards the former. Take Robert Young winery. […] The post Robert Young Winery 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon, Scion Estate in Alexander Valley appeared first on Wine School of Philadelphia.
The 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon has just claimed the title of being the most expensive wine ever, sold for $350,000.
Plus, a Supergirl actor says he was hospitalized after eating at Chipotle, and more food news The Setting, a 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon, sold at the Emeril Lagasse Foundation auction this month for a whopping $350,000, setting the record for the most expensive bottle of wine ever sold at auction. Show More Summary
Here's where to drink on a budget this week in Chicago. Thursday, Nov. 9 20 East (20 E. Delaware Place 312-397-3633) offers $2 Jameson shots plus drink and appetizer pairings including a glass of cabernet sauvignon or sauvignon blanc with pimento cheese or pretzel nuggets for $7, and Stella Artois...
These impressed the other evening. Craggy Range Te Kahu 2014 Gimblett Gravels, Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand 13.5% alcohol. 68% Merlot, 18% Cabernet Sauvignon, 8% Malbec, 6% Cabernet Franc. This is beautifully fresh and focused with sweet blackcurrant fruit together with some black cherries and plums. There’s lovely balance: it’s ripe, but really well balanced with good acidity. [...]
Have you ever stood before a store shelf full of wine glasses and just shook your head? Or flipped the pages of a wine gadgetry catalogue, or Googled wine glasses? The choices are befuddling. Separate glasses for cabernet sauvignon and merlot, chardonnay or Riesling. Old World pinot noir, New World...
Another Load PESSAC, FRANCE: A worker unloads another load of Cabernet Sauvignon grapes on harvest day at Château Haut-Brion in Bordeaux. The estate dates back to the year 1525, with the main chateau building begun in 1549. Haut-Brion...Show More Summary
Enjoying a chardonnay or cabernet sauvignon? In the 1800s, Chinese immigrants helped introduce those iconic varietals to California's wine country. But as vineyards grew, so did anti-Chinese fervor.
Ray’s Restaurants is featuring four Orin Swift Cellars wines at special pricing through April 30. The limited-time opportunity includes select varietals of these fine California wines from Ray’s cellar: Palermo cabernet sauvignon, $20...Show More Summary
Secret Cabernet HEALDSBURG, CA: Alexander Valley hillside vineyards of Cabernet Sauvignon ripen under the warm afternoon sun near Healdsburg, California. Often overlooked in favor of its more famous neighbor over the hills, Alexander...Show More Summary
Cabernet Sauvignon on the vine, October 2016, St Estephe: 96-98 points! So this week it’s Bordeaux primeurs. Unfortunately, for the 15th vintage in a row, I’m unable to attend. But I am a generous soul and I will tell you all you need to know about the 2016 Primeurs. First of all, all the very important people [...]
Like a good pair of leather boots or a fine Cabernet Sauvignon, the Suzuki Katana just seems to get better with age. The rapier-sharp design is 35 years old now, and no longer has the power to shock. Instead, it’s heading for icon status. We’re...Show More Summary
The Peak HEALDSBURG, CA: Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon vineyards are viewed in the Alexander Valley near Healdsburg, California with the peak of Mount St. Helena in the background. Though less famous than its neighbor Napa, the Alexander...Show More Summary
You just got a promotion, your best friend just got engaged, or your significant other came home with a beautiful steak begging to be paired with a luxurious red wine and you reach for that 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon you've been tenderly...Show More Summary
It’s worth remembering that all California Cabernet Sauvignon doesn’t come from Napa. It grows in lots of places. Where there is warm sunshine, ample heat units and obliging autumn weather, there are winemakers taking a stab at making it. Where to find it? In the warmer reaches of Paso Robles,...
6:58 - Tonight I am drinking Bridlewood Cabernet Sauvignon. It retails at $28.95 but is always on sale for $13.99 because I am a classy, classy girl. Like an elegant swamp demon. 6:56 - I did not need to kick...
Rolling Reds HEALDSBURG, CA - JULY 14: Alexander Valley hillside vineyards of Cabernet Sauvignon ripen under the warm afternoon sun, near Healdsburg, California. Alexander Valley is much less well-known than Napa Valley which sits only...Show More Summary
While they certainly pick and choose carefully (30 different labels of cabernet sauvignon), they also leave room for other criteria. Local brands, for starters, and unusual or surprising wines and spirits that add to the sense of adventure that Costco tries to create for its shoppers.