Monthly Archives: April 2012

Yalumba Eden Valley Viognier 2008 Wine Review (NW)

Tasting notes:Fragrant lemons, apples, and floral notes on the noseFull bodied and richly textured on the palateRich finish of floral notes, honey, and apricotSummary:This is a nice wine with lots of character.  It’s richly textured and has interesting layers from start to finish.  I recommend that you enjoy this with fish, chicken, or vegetable dishes…

Waterbrook Columbia Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2009 Wine Review (NW)

Tasting notes:Fresh red currant on the noseMedium bodied on the palateDry finish of plum, violet, and herbsSummary:I was a bit disappointed in this wine after reading a good review.  It’s fresh, dry, and simple- not worthy of particular praise. I call it a very straightforward $13 Columbia Valley Cab from Washington state.  Take a pass. …

Sterling Merlot “Three Palms” 2006 wine review by (PB)

Black cherry hue with slight touch of age. Bouquet–Big black cherry fruit with sage or cedar, sweet candy and red fruit from a distance. Palate–Still a young presentation with ample fruit, tight sweet black cherry and maybe notes of tar. This was a “good” Merlot but; I paid $26 for this bottle reduced from $50.…