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The Joys of Yalumba

I first discovered the joys of Yalumba many years ago when I attended a wine show in London, I bumped into wine expert Oz Clarke at the event and chatted for a while, I must say he was very amiable and talked with great ease and enthusiasm about this wonderful liquid we all enjoy. 540 more words


Lammershoek, Lam, White, Paardeberg, WO Swartland, South Africa, 2012, 10.5% abv.

This was an awesome South African addition to The Drinking Group‘s afternoon get together.

The bottle got us all excited just for starters being a… 121 more words


Tour & Sip - First Glimpse of Adelaida

This past weekend, during Paso Wine Fest, we invited our club members to join us at our picturesque Adelaida Vineyard. It was a wonderful time of sharing two new wines and our future home for Parrish Family Vineyard! 582 more words

Paso Robles

The Sequel to the Forest

I visited Ginkgo Forest Winery in Tacoma again and this is what I found.

2012 Late Harvest Viognier – this 100% Viognier has a spring hay color, with tropical fruit on the nose, hints of nectarines with nice acidity.  236 more words

Ginkgo Winery

PDX Urban Wineries Tasting- Oregon Wine Month has begun!

Oregon Wine Month is off with a bang, y’all! There are so many great events going on this month, I really can’t even. This past Saturday was a good one! 839 more words


The Growing Season Thus Far.

We started our weekly spray regimen last week.  It isn’t really a “dirty secret,” but fungicides are a fact of life for eastern United States winegrowers.   489 more words

Southern Virginia

Stay Rad Wine Blog TV Episode 162: Wine Tasing at the Dionysus Dash

In this episode, Jeff explores the effects of running on how we taste wine…

Wine Tasted:

And here are some pictures from the race…

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Stay Rad Wine Blog TV