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Wine reviews and pairing suggestions
2015 Brooks Sparkling Riesling Willamette Valley

Sparkling wine with a craquelure of citrus and salt

2016 Fields Family Wines Syrah Whole Cluster Mokelumne River Lodi

A mix of bright and dark in a whole-cluster Syrah

2016 Fields Family Wines Grenache Blanc Delu Vineyard Alta Mesa Lodi

Grenache Blanc of surprising nerve and freshness

2016 Massican Gaspare Bianco Friuli Colli Orientali

A collaboration between Californian and Friulian winemakers

2016 FEL Chardonnay Anderson Valley

Light-textured Chardonnay sparkled with herbs

1998 Le Vieux Donjon Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Old-vine Châteauneuf, drinking beautifully twenty years out

2013 Ramey Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

Expertly crafted and age-worthy Napa Cabernet

2013 Corison Cabernet Sauvignon Kronos Vineyard Napa Valley

Perfumed, elegant, and shimmery old-vine Cabernet


Commentary on food, wine, and the pleasures of the table


Cheese reviews and pairing suggestions

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