Monthly Archives: February 2011

Wine of the Week: D’Arenberg Stump Jump Shiraz

D’Arenberg winery in McLaren Vale Australia is famous for making Shiraz.  In fact, one of their wines – their Dead Arm Shiraz – is considered by many to be part of Australia’s “Holy Trinity” of Shiraz, along with Penfold’s Grange … Continue reading

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A Taste of Tuscany

I didn’t always like Italian wine, and I don’t think it’s my fault. Italy produces more wine than any other country in the world (yes, even beating out France), but that doesn’t mean that all of it is good wine. … Continue reading

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Wine of the Week: Nobilo Icon Sauvignon Blanc 2009

Sauvignon Blanc is often considered a summer wine, and for good reason.  It tends to be light, refreshing, and possesses the kind of bright acidity that makes it a perfect complement to a sun-soaked summer day.  That doesn’t mean that you … Continue reading

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