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To Kalon Vineyard – Part 1

To Kalon Vineyard Part 1 “The Past & Present” A Visit to MacDonald & Detert Vineyards ‘To-Kalon’ Cabernet from Hamilton Walker Crabb’s To-Kalon Wine Company in the late 1800’s (photo taken with Alex MacDonald... (more...)

Bodega Contador

San Vicente, La Rioja October 22, 2015                         The Rioja village San Vicente from a Contador vineyard Our first actual visit to a wine producer in Rioja was to Bodega Contador in the village of San Vicente de la Sonsierra... (more...)

An Eagle Soars over Ribera

Dominio del Aguila Burgos, Spain October 20, 2015                       Jorge Monzón of Dominio del Aguila Near Burgos, in the north eastern part of Ribera del Duero, Dominio del Aguila quietly has started making some of the best wine in... (more...)

Sherry Wine Part I

Sherry Wine Part I Sherry might just be one of the most misunderstood and least respected wines in the entirety of the wine world.  Massively popular in decades and centuries past, Sherry fell out of favor in the second half of the 20th century as table... (more...)