@zoltanszabo Check out this note ☛ RT @vidalblonde: Domaine De Marcoux Chateauneuf Du Pape 1992 Tastes like a wal…

@zoltanszabo Check out this note ☛ RT @vidalblonde: Domaine De Marcoux Chateauneuf Du Pape 1992 Tastes like a walnut room of cigar smoking Swedish men ogling mermaids on rocks off French Coast via SimplyTweet

Bliss Merlot 2009, Mendocino. Dark ruby red, with a bouquet of blackberries, vanilla, dark chocolate & hint of du…

Bliss Merlot 2009, Mendocino. Dark ruby red, with a bouquet of blackberries, vanilla, dark chocolate & hint of dusty earth. These notes follow through in flavour with additional impressions of black cherries and toasty spice. The firm tannins soften with the lingering finish. This is an excellent wine that will delight the “Big California Merlot”Continue reading “Bliss Merlot 2009, Mendocino. Dark ruby red, with a bouquet of blackberries, vanilla, dark chocolate & hint of du…”

Rosewood Estates Winery & Meadery is all about fun, happy times, wine and a lot of buzz!

Rosewood is just a cool place. Just 1 hour from downtown Toronto, you can come here to meet the bees, taste the wines and meads, have a light lunch on the patio or in the gazebo at the pond, and get away to another world.  The bees are presided over by such sweet people asContinue reading “Rosewood Estates Winery & Meadery is all about fun, happy times, wine and a lot of buzz!”

2010 Michel Gassier Nostre Pais Costieres de Nimes Blanc – drinkable sweetheart.

2010 Michel Gassier Nostre Pais Costieres de Nimes Blanc. Drinkable sweetheart.  Pale yellow with a light green tint, indicating purity and freshness. The floral nose also has a hint of citrus and tropical fruit with minerality. These follow through in flavour, with fresh floral notes, juicy peach, a slight bit of grapefruit and minerals. StylisticallyContinue reading “2010 Michel Gassier Nostre Pais Costieres de Nimes Blanc – drinkable sweetheart.”

Callejo Riserva Ribera Del Duero 2006. Rich looking & tasting blockbuster wine. Deep dark violet red, w aromas &…

Callejo Riserva Ribera Del Duero 2006. Rich looking and tasting blockbuster wine. Deep dark violet red, w aromas & flavours of plums, blackberries, dark chocolate and enticing slight nuance of campfire charcoal. It further reveals its aristocratic yet approachable character in its complexity, integration and balance. A truly wonderful wine. We visited this winery recently…Continue reading “Callejo Riserva Ribera Del Duero 2006. Rich looking & tasting blockbuster wine. Deep dark violet red, w aromas &…”

A summer evening of five wines of Italy and Chile. We are enticed and charmed!

A summer evening of five wines of Italy and Chile. We are enticed and charmed! American Redstart, Watercolour on Rag-board, by Chris Bacon The WineAndLeisure.com tasting panel was joined today by wildlife artist Chris Bacon (www.chrisbacon.com) as guest panelist. We set about to do an unrushed quality tasting of 3 Italian wines and two ChileansContinue reading “A summer evening of five wines of Italy and Chile. We are enticed and charmed!”