kid icarus

kid icarus

136 posts

  • 2 days ago Recommended
    A surprising find at the only winery on Lummi Island. A dry unoaked Chardonnay that I really enjoyed! Tart green apple.
  • one week ago Recommended
    Minimus No. 9, Blaufrankisch from OR via Austria. Sparkling like an August morning, deep like a ruby Port. CF42!
  • one week ago Recommended
    Turkish rosé! The grape is Çalkarasi (an heirloom varietal), the maceration is 90 minutes, giving it a salmon blush.
  • one week ago
    Didier Montchovet from outside of Beaune. Young, bright, acidic. Aligoté is a cross of Pinot Noir & Gouais Blanc (?)
  • one week ago
    Summer 2016... This was a red blend we tasted at Elevage in Leavenworth. Classic WA wet stone and earth. Bad Moon Rising
  • 4 weeks ago
    The first tasting room we visited in Leavenworth. Rhône style, 80% Syrah. Strawberries & pomegranate, not subtle.
  • 4 weeks ago Recommended
    From the Italian border of Slovenia, a 100% Friulano. Flowers, lemons and green apple. Crisp and dry for the 4th of July
  • one month ago
    The first of many tasting rooms we visited in Leavenworth. Boudoir/ nautical themed. Impressive for a WA Sauvignon Blanc
  • one month ago
    Arrived @ Abendblume in Leavenworth and cracked open this Gruner Veltliner Concertro by Wolfgang. When in Bavaria...
  • 2 months ago Recommended
    A blend of Sauvignon Blanc & Viura from Castilla, Spain. Lemons and grapefruit, perfect for sipping during Copa America
  • 2 months ago Recommended
    50% Chenin Blanc expertly balanced with Chardonnay & Semillon from A.A. Badenhorst in the Swartland. Peaches & honey.
  • 2 months ago
    100% "Toh-Kai" Friulano from Slovenia. Green apples, limes and mouth shredding acidity. Bold, but not my taste.
  • 2 months ago Recommended
    The lunatic grape. 100% Carignan from Aubai Mema. Old vines, small batch, smooth & soft red fruit. Rebellious indeed.
  • 3 months ago
    Trebbiano is the same grape as Ugni Blanc. Low yield old vines & clay. Full bodied, long finish, a little too fruity.
  • 3 months ago Recommended
    A rare dry Brachetto from the Langhe in Piedmont. Chilled down slightly, smells like rose petals & herbs. Exquisite!
  • 4 months ago Recommended
    The last bottle from JK40! An old vine 100% Jacquère from the Savoie. Lemon-lime, fresh grass and minerality <3 <3 <3
  • 5 months ago Recommended
    Benoit Daridan Cheverny from the Loire - 80% Sauvignon Blanc, 20% Chardonnay. Dry, crisp & citrusy.
  • 5 months ago
    50% Viognier, 50% Chardonnay from the Pays d'Oc. Bar Ferdnand's drinkin' White (because of course it is).
  • 6 months ago
    Dao is the region in Portugal, Alvaro Castro the winemaker. Encruzado, Cerceal & Bical blend. Fresh, floral, elegant.
  • 6 months ago
    Le Cantine de Indie "Polpo Rosso"! 100% Nerello Mascalese native to Sicily - fruity and youthful and not overly complex.
  • 7 months ago Recommended
    Vino Bianco from Casa Ronsil in the North of Piedmont. A wild blend of Baratuciat, Grosblanc & Muscat. Apricots & lemons