AWtoday 17/01/09

Wine Blogs Alert

JUST IN! NEW FAVORITES FROM POLANER | Gnarly Vines Wine & Spirits …
2008 Yellow + Blue Torrontes 1L – Cafayate, Argentina – $12.50. Organic, aromatic white from Yellow + Blue, the makers of our popular Malbec in a tetra-pack. Full-bodied lychee fruit flavors and crisp acidity – round, rich fruit gives …
Gnarly Vines Wine & Spirits -… – http://www.gnarlyvines.com/

The Eclectic Dilettante: Zuccardi Q Malbec 2006
By Eclectic Dilettante
Zuccardi Q Malbec 2006. Area: Argentina, Mendoza; Grape: Malbec; Alcohol: 14%; Rating: Black 88 Dilettante 87 Nwjr 87. Description: Full bodied and decently structured, this wine has notes of cherry, earth and a bit of red fruit jam. …
The Eclectic Dilettante – http://eclectic-dilettante.blogspot.com/

Cayman Islands – Cay Compass News Online – Get ready for Cayman …
For wine aficionados, Anthony Giglio will educate on the different flavours, aromas and characteristics of different Argentinean vintages and types with interactive wine tastings; and Hundred Acre Partner Chris Radomski and award …
CayCompass: Features – http://www.caycompass.com/CFPCCfeatures.shtml

The Next Big Thing – January 2009 | The Extraordinary Wine Club
And lastly, in an hemispheric about face, to the mountainous vineyards of Vistalba, Lujan de Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina for a wine that combines power and elegance with an artistry rarely seen anywhere. Salud y amor y tiempo para …
The Extraordinary Wine Club – http://wineclub.jakekosseff.com/

dtraCorp – sudamerica 2009: i’m 27 and in mendoza!!
i’ve got three full nights (pretty much four days, late bus on tuesday) left in mendoza, maybe do a wine tour by bicycle tomorrow, and not sure what for the rest of the time, probably not too much again, or maybe i’ll go on a hiking …
dtraCorp – http://dtracorp.com/

lam-on-the-lam: malbec madness
By lam-on-the-lam
after 4 incredible days in mendoza, i´m sad to report that i am no better at picking out the ´woody cedar berries with a smidgen of marshmallow´ or the ´buttery pear with a crinkle of vanilla´ in my wine glass. nope, apparantly, …
lam-on-the-lam – http://lam-on-the-lam.blogspot.com/

2006 Doña Paula Malbec Doña Paula Estate (Argentina, Mendoza …
One of the traditional “Bordeaux varietals”, Malbec has characteristics that fall somewhere between Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. A midseason ripener, it can bring very deep color, ample tannin, and a particular plum-like flavor …
CellarTracker Tasting Notes (all notes) – http://www.cellartracker.com/list.asp?Table=Notes&iUserOverride=0

CheapEats Ottawa restaurant guide blog: V V List Release January …
Argentina produces Malbec – a wine that has gained a huge following over the past several years. Vintages is bringing us more than the ubiquitous Malbec this time – check out our picks below:. WHITE WINES …
CheapEats Ottawa restaurant guide blog – http://www.ceotblog.com/

no reason to whine « Emily Rose Posts
Malbec, the best of the best, is a red wine originally produced in the South of France and actually translates to “bad grape” since the climate is all wrong and it never came out right. But in Argentina, the weather and land conditions …
Emily Rose Posts – http://emilyroseposts.wordpress.com/

Cheap Eats Toronto restaurant guide blog: V V List Release January …
55475 J & F Lurton Flor De Torrontés 2007 (Argentina – $13.95). Hail the brothers Lurton, yet another beauty – Torrontés the little white hero of Argentina offering up floral aromas, refreshing acidity and peach pit flavours. …
Cheap Eats Toronto restaurant guide blog – http://www.cetoblog.com/

Wine.com: Last Chance for 1 cent shipping + “Phenomenal Values …
Ranked #3, Crios de Susana Balbo Torrontes 2008, Special Price: $12.79. Regular Price: $15.00 15% Savings! Buy Now. Argentina, South America Item No. 95953. white wine screw cap The Wine Advocate 90 The Wine Advocate 90 …
Store Specials from iStorez – http://www.istorez.com/

Ink and Vellum: Friday linkage
By John M. Jackson
Friday linkage · Google search strategies · 2008 Crios Torrontes (Salta, Argentina) · And we’re back! Goals for 2009 · ► 2008 (155). ► December (7). Happy holidays from Ink and Vellum · Learning to speak penguin · Strange and Norrell …
Ink and Vellum – http://inkandvellum.blogspot.com/

Sinatra wine dinner at La Serre – Steve Barnes – Albany NY …
Hors d’oeuvres: Calamato (anchovy-eggplant garlic dip), polpetta (little meatballs), imported pecorino; Elsa Bonarda 2007 (Mendoza, Argentina). Calamari; Castell Silvaner Trocken 2006 (Franken, Germany); Radiatorre with broccoli, …
Table Hopping – http://blogs.timesunion.com/tablehopping/

Taurino Salice Salentino 2004
Crios de Susana Balbo Syrah-Bonarda 2006. The Wine Advocate 90 point rating The Wine Advocate 90 point rating. Special Price: $12.79. Regular Price: $15.00 15% Savings! Buy Now. close. Our recommendations are based on a sampling of our …
wine.com presents: wines – http://www.wine.com/v6/rss/rss.aspx?N=16&Ntk=All&Ntt=Silver+Oak&D=Silver+Oak&

Wine News Alert

Wine Seller
Glasgow Daily Record – Glasgow,Scotland,UK
Amazingly, this Argentinian red is less than a year old but already its … and owes its name to the slight greenish (Verdi) tinge in the wine it produces. …

Anthony Rose: Except in great years, the wine world no longer …
Independent – London,England,UK
… three features required of a top wine property: prestige, great wine and location. … reds and 2006 is the year of Argentinian malbec, more of which soon.

A Very Private Label
Newsweek – USA
… planted grapes and are eagerly awaiting their first yields, including Wolfgang Puck, who plans to sell his Argentine vinos at his US restaurants. …

Art Deco Weekend: Celebration Of Argentine Design
CBS 4 – Miami,FL,USA
The theme for the 32nd annual Art Deco Weekend is “Down Argentine Way: Deco • Vino • Tango. All the fun and festivities kick off January 16th and runs …

Un-Corked, the Tequila Tap, And a Not So Tranquil Base
LA Downtown News Online – Los Angeles,CA,USA
The wine samplings will include vintages from Argentina, France, Italy and California. Tickets are $65 per person or $110 a pair. …

2009 wine wishes are plentiful
Times and Transcript – Moncton,New Brunswick,Canada
Don’t be shy to ask your wine friends for advice and suggestions. For reds the wines made from Malbec grapes (Argentina) are increasingly popular,
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