November 2015

28 Nov Brown Estate

winery: Brown Estate grape: 100% Zinfandel the winery Brown Estate is a Napa based family run operation owned by siblings Deneen, David and Coral Brown. In 1980 their parents came across an abandoned “ghost ranch” in the hills of what is now Chiles Valley, east of Rutherford....

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21 Nov Pierdasassi

winery: Pierdasassi grape: Syrah region: Santa Barbara County, California the people Winemaker Sashi Moorman, along with co-owner Peter Hunken, founded Santa Barbara county - based Piedrasassi in 2003 and has operated it ever since. In fact, Moorman has his hands in several projects: he’s also the wine maker...

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14 Nov “Bricco Magno” by Villadoria

winery: “Bricco Magno” by Villadoria region: Langhe D.O.C., in Piedmont grape: 100% Nebbiolo the region The Langhe is a strikingly beautiful land. Indeed, this remote and hilly region in the foothills of the Alps became a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2014. Some of Italy’s most expensive, finest...

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