Warm up with WINE Tasting ~ 5.20-21.22

Cume do Avia, Ribeiro No. 7 Colleita Branco This organic white wine is made with the Treixadura, Albariño and Loureira Blanca varieties by Cume do Avia in the DO Ribeiro (Galicia). Cume do Avia is run by Diego, Álvaro, Fito and Anxo, four cousins who decided to leave their jobs and dedicate their lives to viticulture in Read more…

Tasting at Cooper 4.29-4.30.22

Here are this weekend’s tasting notes: Âmevive Wine, Grenache Blanc Santa Barbara County 2021 This wine comes from Buttonwood Vineyard in Los Olivos District AVA. I was attracted to this vineyard because it has a lot of similarities to Ibarra-Young. It’s old, its own-rooted, it has gently sloping alluvial floodplain Read more…

Spring in for this week’s tasting!

Arnot-Roberts, Rosé of Touriga Nacional 2021 Arnot-Roberts is one of the most exciting young wineries in California, or anywhere for that matter. Duncan Arnot Meyers and Nathan Lee Roberts have put together a compelling set of wines that highlight the personalities of some of the cooler-climate sites in Northern California. Read more…