Category Archives: Blends

Charles Thomas – 2011 Cotes du Rhone

Charles Thomas Vineyards The vineyards of Charles Thomas are organically farmed on an archaeological site with artifacts dating back to the 4th century, with some of the vineyard still being plowed manually by horses. The vineyards produce four varietals, the … Continue reading

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Guest Wine Review: Le Loup dans la Bergerie

Rebecca Lunna is a Wine Shop guest blogger, and has honed her tasting skills over many raucous dinner parties with friends and family. Le Loup Dans la Bergerie Le Loup dans la Bergerie translates loosely into “the wolf among the … Continue reading

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Customer Wine Review: Four Wines from the Wine Shop

Wine Shop guest Alan K. recently opened four bottles at a neighborhood get-together, all from the Wine Shop. Here are his thoughts. The spring day above 65 degrees was the perfect excuse for an impromptu neighborhood happy hour and a … Continue reading

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Lou ven Tou 2010

All Lou ven Tou grapes are grown on organically farmed old hillside vineyards on the slopes of Mont Ventoux, near the medieval village of Le Barroux, in Provence.The vineyard is at 1500 feet altitude and enjoys a Mediterranean climate, with … Continue reading

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Ludovicus 2009 from Vins Pinol

Ludovicus 2009 Ludovicus is a blend of 35% Garnacha, 30% Tempranillo, 25% Syrah, and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon aged for three months in French and American oak. It has a glass-coating deep crimson hue with an expressive nose of cherry, blueberry … Continue reading

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