Wine Reviews

Sandcastle Winery at Taste

On the last Sunday of February, we attended a Food and Wine Pairing class at TASTE, one of the tasting rooms for Sand Castle Winery. Joined by about 12 other wine lovers, we spent 90 minutes indulging and learning.  We were guided by Alison, a very knowledgeable and funny woman who explained the history of […]

How to Taste Wine

We are SO ready to attend a wine tasting class with Sand Castle Winery this weekend. It’s been too long, thanks to this brutal Winter! Look out for our review in the next few weeks. For now, we thought it appropriate to share this fantastic Wine Tasting guide from American Express. It’s the best one […]

Season of Pinot Noir

With Spring and Winter still battling it out, we’ve found ourselves drinking a lot more Pinot Noir. Hmmmm….  Well, it is known as being a lighter wine… Could explain why it seems to satisfy on those not-too-cold/not-too-warm days. (Who are we kidding? We’ll drink red wine anytime of year! :p) Pinot Noir is also known for […]

Affordable Reds for Valentine’s Day

In honor of Valentine’s Day, we thought to bring you some wines that we think make great and affordable gift ideas for the wine lover in your life. We’ll be opening up this bottle tonight… MONOGAMY  Truly Madly Deeply Cabernet Sauvignon 2010 North Coast, California Average price: $12 Alcohol: 13.5% Look out for our review […]

Fall for Reds Part 3

See these kosher wines for the holidays. With Thanksgiving right around the corner, we would like to focus on one of our favorite types of red…a nice, reliable, California Cabernet Sauvignon. Turkey and sweets will pair perfectly with a Cab. Below are 3 very reasonably priced Cabernets that we recently enjoyed. They are affordable, but […]

Fall for Reds Part 2

Get free shipping on fine wine when you purchase a case. As promised, here is a recap of some more of the great wines we’ve enjoyed recently. This time around we focused on wines provided by Pasternak Wine Imports. They offer some of the best quality and value wine selections from France, Spain, Italy, New Zealand, […]