58.1 F
Petaluma, CA
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Home Raves


Daedalus Howell writes wine reviews in his own inimitable style, which you can have for yourself by hiring him to manage your wine blog content.

Mr. Beast

I’ll Never Be Your Mr. Beast of Burden: Portrait of a Zinfandel

Go to a fancy restaurant. Order the chocolate torte. Mash the customary raspberry garnish into the torte with your fork. Acquire an old specimen...

How Sean Thackrey’s Pleiades Became Your Favorite Triple Vowell Wine

So, the 24th edition of Sean Thackrey’s Pleiades (label babel: vintage indecipherable unless you read the pithy romance copy; varietal unspecific – it’s a...
Balletto Vineyards

Why Balletto Vineyards Pinot Noir is the Best Friend You Wish You Had

The Balletto Vineyards 2014 Pinot Noir, Russian River Valley, is an old friend who drops in out of the blue, regales the table with...

Latest article

The Drawing Board

The Keg Wine at The Drawing Board: Just Don’t.

We love The Drawing Board in Petaluma, CA, but the $4 "Keg Wine" is a clear cut case of "you get what you pay...
Craig Morgan

Craig Morgan and Lot18.com Partner on Limited Edition Wine

Country Renaissance man Craig Morgan partners with Lot18.com to produce the limited-edition Cabernet Sauvignon, Old Tattoo.

Naked Wines: Where There’s a Will, There’s a Wine

I know two wine industry sayings — here’s the first: “If you want to make $1 million in the wine business, start with $10...