Tannin in red wine

Wine 101 – Tannin

Tannins can affect the color, aging ability, texture and taste of the wine. These prickly babies are the bitter quality in some red wines—a quality that is similar to the tight feeling you get on the side...
harken chardonnay

2014 Harken Chardonnay

Creamy, flavorful and classic California Chardonnay. What ever happen to those creamy, full-flavored California Chardonnays? I feel like most white wines that hit my dinner table lately come in the dry...
2012 Ridge Geyserville

2012 Ridge Geyserville

2012 Ridge Geyserville has elegant structure, rich black cherry and ripe plum with strong acidity to hold everything together. Ridge is one of my go-to producers for a special wine that is ready to open...