Author: Stub

Twenty-Wine Days of February: Day 8

2009 Tin Barn Vineyards Zinfandel Gilsson Vineyard, Sonoma, CA I received this half bottle of Tin Barn as part of a ‘swag bag’ last August at the Wine Bloggers’ Conference in Charlottesville, VA.  The Rib and I pulled the cork on this wee bottle and poured a glass as we popped a frozen pizza into the oven.  Full-time fancy, we… Read more →

Twenty-Wine Days of February: Day 5, This Wine in the Bowl of My Glass is Super!

2005 Giorgio Pelissero Langhe Long Now, Piedmont, Italy The Rib and I purchased this Nebbiolo blend in June 2010 at a tasting featuring the winemaker and have been waiting (somewhat impatiently) to open one of the two bottles that remain in the cellar.  So I whipped up some meat sauce and decanted this wine for two hours and sat down… Read more →