In this week's drinks & drams we take a look at the 2008 Storrs Grenache from Santa Cruz, The Samurai rice ale from Great Divide Brewing and the Caol Ila 12 year single malt. Which one comes out on top?
Tuscany's Sada Estate made their Boston debut at this RedWhiteBoston tasting event in the North End. From a beautifully light Vermentino to a rich and delicious Bordeaux blend, be on the lookout for this new Italian producer in your neck of the woods soon!
Catena may be known for Malbec, but this classic Argentinian winery has a lot more to offer the world of wine than one red Bordeaux varietal. Today's Great Weekday Wine is the 2009 Catena Chardonnay, and it is, in deed, a beautifully balanced, big value bottle of Argentinian wine.
Livermore is an often overlooked wine region in Northern California, just about an hour from Napa. But don't be mistaken by Livermore's low-profile exterior. There are some great wine finds here and a whole lot of history.