Rex Goliath Pinot Noir “Giant 47 lb Rooster” 2003

  • Posted: December 5, 2005  by waterintowino   -  
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Rex Goliath Pinot Noir “Giant 47 lb Rooster” 2003 Central Coast, California ($10) Picked this one up at one of three neighborhood liquor stores I frequent. I thought I had seen it reviewed by another wine blogger but I didn’t remember the verdict. Surprisingly has a smell of maple syrup

Hillebrand Gamay Noir Rose

  • Posted: December 5, 2005  by waterintowino   -  
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Received this bottle as a gift. My mother picked up this bottle when she ate at the vineyard restaurant in the area of Niagara Falls, Canada. I had enjoyed gamay based Canadian wine in the past so I figured the rose must be worth a try. Perfect rose color with

Sextant Red 2004

  • Posted: December 5, 2005  by waterintowino   -  
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In an attempt to find a “best buy of all table wines” that fits my taste buds and budget, I have found myself again at Astor Wines in NYC. This wine was a staff pick there and for $7 bucks there was no thought needed. A blend of Shiraz, Cabernet

Lenz Merlot 2002

  • Posted: December 4, 2005  by waterintowino   -  
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I am officially launching my first wine review, and I think I am already not living up to my pseudo mission statement introduction. My excitement got the best of me and I decided that my intention of pairing food and wine as best I could may not apply tonight. Earlier

An Introduction…

  • Posted: December 4, 2005  by waterintowino   -  
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After a few weeks of reading wine blogs and a few years of wine drinking on a regular basis, I had the not so crazy idea of starting my own wine blog. I’m not sure what one single inspiration for the idea was though. Perhaps it was sites like Graperadio.com