Merlot monday. Solid 30 dollar wine from napa.
Preparing my wine contribution for saturday's festivities. Showing some friends around livermore wineries so picked out some wines to show the terroir. These are my top 5 livermore wineries. And a couple napa wines for dinner as well.
2001 Kalin Semillon
2001 Kalin Sauv blanc
2016 Nottingham Fraser Howard Chard
2016 Occasio Chard
2015 Murrieta's Well Chard
2015 Murrieta's Well tempranillo
2009 Steven Kent Premier cab
2014 hunnicutt cuvee equite
2014 d.r. Stephens collateral cabernet — 6 years ago
Again nail polish Kalin cellars out the gate but recovered and bloomed just like the Mills Jeff Jensen did it again, little darker fruit both beauties and will stand by these wine like a marine — 8 years ago
Kalin Cellars Livermore Valley
Deep tawny color
Nose: raisin leather
Such full body, tastes of big, bright vanilla balsamic and cherry cola!
Blindly tested at party with Jordan and Dan — 2 years ago
Golden straw color made me feel high viscosity. A bit sweet citrus aroma. Oak vanilla flavor. Rich derived from US Chardonnay. Still have enough acidity. Tasty!!1995 @6200, Enoteca - JH, 200124-200125 — 4 years ago