Tag 2012

Just Tasted // Merryvale Vineyards 2012 ‘Forward Kidd’ Napa Valley

I’ve been waiting for quite some time to open up the Merryvale Vineyards 2012 ‘Forward Kidd’ Napa Valley, and this week I decided it was time to give this lovely gem a try. I’m officially kicking myself for not purchasing a massive case of this wine during our tasting at Merryvale Vineyards; this wine is delicious and super appealing. The 2012 ‘Forward Kidd’ is the inaugural vintage for Merryvale Vineyards and

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Just Tasted // 2012 James Cole Petit Verdot Napa Valley

Remember the moment, just a few months ago, when the Super Bowl descended upon our beautiful little Silicon Valley and chaos instilled? At least, I assume all hell broke loose. A few of us decided to head up north to enjoy the tranquility Napa tends to offer… at least in the winter months. Summer is a different story, and any of you that either live there or visit will know what I’m

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Just Tasted | 2012 Grgich Hills Estate Violetta, Late Harvest

If I was to be honest with myself, I truly believe I would take a silky, honey-like dessert wine any day over a huge slice of cake, or even creme brûlée – which happens to be my favorite dessert EVER! I can’t explain the joyous, heart melting feeling I get when I slowly sip on a small glass of this golden syrup. It’s reminiscent to the same feeling you get

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Just Tasted // 2012 3Spells Napa Valley Rosé

I let out a mortified shriek the night my husband accidentally grabbed the wrong bottle of rosé wine and opened it in from of my eyes, without even looking at the bottle. I had been saving my last precious bottle of 3 Spells rosé wine for a nice evening and a much anticipated blog post, and he’d opened it without even knowing. Luckily, there’s never a better time than in

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