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New wine kids on the block are organic

To make organic wines involves taking a risk on pests, mildew and what happens to wine when it’s bottled. Those who make it, say there is no other way that makes them feel good. 973 mots de plus


Dugi Otok

Direzione  Verunić, in Croazia nell’isola di Dugi Otok-

Dugi Otok

Significa letteralmente Isola lunga, infatti è la più grande dell’arcielago zaratino in Croazia, lunga 45 km e larga in media 5 km.  3 639 mots de plus


Cosimo Matassa honored

The great rock and roll engineer and studio master of New Orleans music has been inducted into the hall of fame as is proper. The Matassa family remains entrenched in the Quarter with sons Louis and Johnny running their grocery store on St. 34 mots de plus

New Orleans

Tasting Note: Palladius 2005, The Sadie Family, Swartland

I’ve been a little quiet, these days, and it’s not because I haven’t been thinking about wine. On the contrary, I’ve been coordinating (and hosting) the 14th edition of the… 455 mots de plus


Matassa, 'Cuvee Marguerite' Blanc, 2006

~$32US, 50% Muscat / 50% Viognier, Cotes de Catalanes, SW France

Ok – I will start by saying that I’ve never tasted anything like this – wine or otherwise. 261 mots de plus


Pulling back just a touch

Are California wines over the top?. That’s the title of an interesting article published earlier this week in the Los Angeles Times, which I picked up on through the web site of… 489 mots de plus


More Pressing Matters at Matassa – and a walk through the vineyards

Instead of picking a few grapes in the vineyards of Domaine Matassa, I spent more time in the cellar making myself as useful as I could, and truly learning just how physical winemaking can be. 1 287 mots de plus