The timeless classic movie “Back to the Future” was released 25 years ago on July 3. It ranks as number 10 on AFI’s classic movies, and is just as enjoyable today as it was in 1985. While the latest release from Lopez de Heredia, the 2000 Tondonia rosé isn’t 25 years old, the 130 year [...]
We started with a heat wave last week, and then clouds. Now that it’s mid-July, it appears like we have a consistent week of summer! Perfect for summer white wines. On Friday night, Cork on NE Alberta has a stellar lineup of White Burgundies, including an amazing super pour. Also, Liner & Elsen has some [...]
I turned 40 years old on June 21, and my wonderful wife gave me a perfect gift- a 1970 Chateau Ducru-Beaucaillou. The bottle was in pristine condition, the fill was just above the shoulder, and the label was in great shape- what a find! I have never had the good fortune to try a seriously [...]
Rumor has it the “super pour” at Storyteller Wine is the famous Domaine Tempier rosé, if you never had the chance to try it do it- if I had a 100 Wines To Drink In My Life list this would be in the top half of the list. Kermit Lynch made Domaine Tempier famous, and [...]
As reported by www.portlandfoodanddrink.com, Square Deal Wine on NW Thurman in Portland has closed. Truly a sad day for wine lovers in Portland, we wish them well.