Daily Archives: October 25, 2007

Friday night wine tasting at the Wine Cellar – 10.26.07

Here is what Jeff and his crew are serving up this Friday night at the Wine Cellar.1. BETHEL HEIGHTS CHARDONNAY 03 WILLAMETTE VALLEY $16.95 (REGULARY 24.95)
2. MOUNTAIN VIEW PINOT NOIR CARNEROS 06 $17.45
3. CAMPUS OAKS OLD VINE ZINFANDEL 05 LODI $13.95
4. VINUM CELLARS PETITE SIRAH 05 $14.95
5. BIGHORN CELLARS CABERNET GRAND RESERVE NAPA 2000 $24.95 (REGULARY 50.00)

I am really excited to try all of these wines, although I have had past vintages of the Campus Oaks Zin, and actually have one in the wine cellar at home. The Campus Oaks is always a great value Zin. They are well balanced with a lot of dark fruit and rich chocolate aromas and not too hot which I feel a lot of the Zins from Lodi sometimes are.

The two wines that are on sale look on paper to be fantastic. I really can’t wait to try the Bighorn Cab, as well as the Bethel Heights Chardonnay.

Hope to see you all there! FREE as always from 5-8pm.

Even though I am a devoted Wine Cellar shopper, I feel that I need to start let people know about the other wine tastings that are going on around Richmond. I am sure there are more than these but these are the ones I know about. If you are a wine shop or a devotee to another weekly tasting that I didn’t mention. Please email and I will post it up regularly.River City Cellars – Free Weekly Tasting Friday, October 19th, 5-7pm: Tuscany!
Corks and Kegs – Every Friday from 5:30 – 7:30
Private Stock Cigar and Wine – Every Friday and Saturday

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