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Charlie Wagner Mer Soleil
Charlie Wagner Mer Soleil
Charlie Wagner Mer Soleil

Mer Soleil Winery

How would you explain unoaked versus oaked to a wine novice? There is usually a color difference visually. The oaked Chardonnay will have a more golden tone as compared to a lighter straw color tone of an unoaked wine. This is ...
 
 
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2010 LaRue Winery Pinot Noir

  The 2010 LaRue Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir is solely from the Rice-Spivak vineyard,which is a seven acre vineyard southwest of the town of Sebastopol. The soils on this vineyard are Goldridge sandy loam along with volcanic a...

 
 
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2011 Simi Pinot Gris

  Winemaker Steve Reeder Says: “Nearly all 100 planted acres of our Goldfields Estate Vineyard in the Russian  River Valley are devoted to Chardonnay. However, we grow the fruit for this Pinot Gris on one small block. T...
 
 
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2010 Cayuse Syrah “Cailloux”

  3 Steps from Cayuse that Make Your Purchase Worthwhile: Storing the wine- Beyond reach of kids and winos-and ideally at 55 degrees, resting on their sides and in a dark place. When to open wine- A Latin saying insists, &...

 
 
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2008 Arrowood Cabernet

  Winemaker, Heidi von der Mehden says: “Our 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon is sourced from primarily organic or sustainably-farmed vineyards along the benches, hillsides and mountains of Sonoma County. This appellation is idea...
 
 
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2010 Flying Trout “Cutthroat Blend”

  About Flying Trout: Flying Trout Wines is a result of winemaker Ashley Trout’s annual winemaking ventures in Mendoza, Argentina from February until May and in the Walla Walla Valley during the remainder of the year...

 
 
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2009 Remy Wines Lagrein

  Winemaker, Remy Drabkin says: “Remy Wines Lagrein, takes it’s time. With 29 months of barrel aging, we think you will find it quite engaging.” About Remy Wines: Located in the heart of Oregon’s Willam...
 
 
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2010 Paul Hobbs Chardonnay

  Production Notes from Paul Hobbs: “Growing season 2010 began with a wet winter and spring across Sonoma County. Summer was cool, though as harvest approached temperatures rose. Our Pinot Noir and Chardonnay ripened ful...

 
 
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2011 Giguiere Chardonnay Musqué 809

Winemaker Notes: “Chardonnay clone 809 grown in our JK Vineyard was the source for this limited bottling. The wine was cold fermented in stainless steel tanks to retain the bright fruit flavors. The fermentation was very ...
 
 
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2011 Overlook Chardonnay

Production Notes: Acting as the “negociant” of the California Chardonnay harvest, Landmark Vineyards selects the finest vineyards, from Sonoma in the north to Santa Barbara to the far south for the Overlook Chardonnay. The ...