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Tag: Cabernet Sauvignon

Sella & Mosca Sardinian Wines

What comes to mind when one reads the word, “Sardinia”? Sardines? That island where Napoleon was exiled? (Actually, he cooled his heels in Elba.) Anything? The difficulty of mentally associating much of anything with Sardinia is understandable—it’s a distant andContinue readingSella & Mosca Sardinian Wines


Freemark Abbey Cabernet Sauvignon (2010)

Drink, Memory:  2010 Freemark Abbey Cabernet Sauvignon by B.D Fischer, Wine is inextricably bound up with memory.  This is partially because wine itself is memory—terroir is nothing but the circumstances of creation, like your parents’ blind date a dozen years beforeContinue readingFreemark Abbey Cabernet Sauvignon (2010)


Sparrow Hawk Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 Sonoma

by Jacob Every once in a while, we have the opportunity to order wines that are not available locally.  About a year ago, we had the Wine Garage in Calistoga, CA send a replenishment of James Creek  Cabernet to my parents house andContinue readingSparrow Hawk Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 Sonoma