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Monday, March 31, 2008

On 12:58 PM by The Bloggers @ 67 Wine   No comments
Here are some of my favorite wines we carry at 67 wines. The tasting notes were taken from my Cellar Tracker notes. I recommend Cellar Tracker for all of you out there who want to be able to remember what you've tried, and to get a wide range of opinions of wines you may like to try. It's a donation site, and quite functional even if you choose not to donate.

Cheers,

Stacey Rosenberger
stacey@67wine.com

  • 2004 Bonny Doon Vineyard Syrah Le Pousseur - USA, California, Central Coast (10/19/2007)
    beautiful liquid plum color. restrained but evocative nose of ripe black cherry, earth and spice. silky, medium body with gentle grip. great dark fruit, with a touch of spice. medium finish with lasting structure. good price for level of quality. (89 pts.)

  • 2005 Tablas Creek Cotes de Tablas - USA, California, Central Coast, Paso Robles (11/11/2007)
    good expressive nose, very rhone. medium body, cherry and unripe plum. tastes unfiltered and fresh, complex. finish overwhelmed by hotness. wish it was a bit more subtle, but good style. (88 pts.)

  • 2003 Grgich Hills Cellar Cabernet Sauvignon Estate Grown - USA, California, Napa Valley (11/6/2007)
    good structure. very cab. some oak, tannins present. fruit could be a bit fresher. (88 pts.)

  • 2005 Silverado Vineyards Chardonnay Napa Valley - USA, California, Napa Valley (11/16/2007)
    nice, fresh, subtle creaminess, clear fruit expression. (86 pts.)

  • 2004 Grgich Hills Cellar Chardonnay - USA, California, Napa Valley (2/2/2008)
    lots of oak. good acidity. not too ripe. no malolactic fermentation. my favorite prototypical cali chard. (88 pts.)

  • 2005 Saisons des Vins (Copain) Syrah l'Hiver - USA, California, North Coast, Mendocino County (3/7/2008)
    deep with some blackberry syrup notes, a touch of underbrush. full on mouthfeel, with silky weight. finish has a bit more structure, but not oaky. (90 pts.)

  • 2005 Preston of Dry Creek Valley L. Preston L.P. Red - USA, California, Sonoma County, Dry Creek Valley (1/4/2008)
    deep crystaline plum color. full blackberry, earth nose, slight note of floral. american oak? medium full mouthfeel, bordering on jammy in the fruit. a slight bit of heat, wood tannins providing a good grip.cherry jello for a minute in the mid palate., then the weight comes back. interesting wine with good flavors. (89 pts.)

  • 2004 Iron Horse Vineyards Chardonnay Estate Bottled - USA, California, Sonoma County, Green Valley (3/10/2008)
    ripe and vanilla and tropical, yet good clean finish. lots going on here. well integrated. (89 pts.)

  • 2005 Yamhill Valley Pinot Noir Sipino - USA, Oregon, Willamette Valley, McMinnville (1/3/2008)
    interesting. certainly fruity, with strawberry and cherry. good underbrush earth, with savory herbals. mid palate has some oak char. finish is rich, not too much of a high note. good oregon expression. (88 pts.)



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