All Posts from August, 2012

2004 Château Pontet-Canet, Pauillac – Update

Just a quick update on the 2004 Château Pontet-Canet since my last taste of it, a year ago. The wine certainly has changed, shows much less closed than last time, but still has some years to go before peaking. Read the rest of this entry »

Categories: Bordeaux,France

2007 Château Ste. Michelle Cabernet Sauvignon, Cold Creek Vineyard, Washington State

I didn’t have many American red wines recently and so, when I bought myself a juicy American Rib Eye Steak for dinner, I let myself convince by the supermarket wine guy to match it with a Washington State Cabernet by Château Ste. Michelle. “We recently had a tasting of red wines here, where people just bought this wine case-wise”, he said. My choice was made, and I put the bottle of Argentina Malbec I’ve held in my other hand back on the shelve . Yes, I was definitely into a “New World” mode that night.

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Categories: USA