Hawes J.

Hawes J.

71 posts

  • Crane Lake Petite Syrah 4 years ago Crane Lake Petite Syrah
    Crane Lake (2008). Petite Syrah (Napa & Sonoma). Sweet and soft but really lacking - not well balanced with quick finish
  • Bogle Chardonnay 2007 4 years ago Bogle Chardonnay 2007
    Bogle (2008). Chardonnay (Clarksburg, CA). Extremely delicate with a witty taste - recommended.
  • Crane Lake Pinot Noir 2009 4 years ago Crane Lake Pinot Noir 2009
    Crane Lake (2009). Pinot Noir (Napa & Sonoma). A soft, delicate and sweet taste with little aroma or aftertaste.
  • Speedy Creek Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 4 years ago Speedy Creek Cabernet Sauvignon 2007
    Speedy Creek (2007). Cabernet Sauvignon (Knights Valley). Seemed fine, but nothing breathtaking.
  • Atrea Old Soul Red 4 years ago Atrea Old Soul Red
    Artea "old soul red" (2006). Blend (Mendacino). Strong, rich and full-bodied. Definitely best with strong flavored food.
  • Napoma Pinot Noir 2006 4 years ago Napoma Pinot Noir 2006
    Napoma (2006). Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley). Nothing significant I noticed.
  • Saracina Sauvignon Blanc 4 years ago Saracina Sauvignon Blanc
    Saracina (2007). Sauvignon Blanc (Mendacino). Strong sweet smell with an acidic taste - almost salty feeling.
  • Crane Lake Zinfandel 4 years ago Crane Lake Zinfandel
    Crane Lake (2008). White Zinfandel (Napa & Sonoma).Manchester (2 for $7). Light and sweet with little finish.
  • Shiloh Road Merlot 4 years ago Shiloh Road Merlot
    Shiloh Road (2006). Merlot (Napa Valley). A little harsh - not sure I recommend. Had with salmon and seemed a bit off.
  • Rabbit Ridge Zinfandel 4 years ago Rabbit Ridge Zinfandel
    Rabbit Ridge (2008). Zinfandel (Central Coast). General store before Dillon's Beach. Very fruity, spicy & acidic 14.9%.
  • Grant Eddie Syrah 2006 4 years ago Grant Eddie Syrah 2006 Recommended
    Grant Eddie (2006) Syrah. $20-Truckee street fair. Full-bodied with long, light finish. Great with strong cheese.
  • Belgrano Malbec The Head Shapper 2008 4 years ago Belgrano Malbec The Head Shapper 2008
    Bodega Belgrano (2008). $9- from Safeway. Mendoza Argentina. Good amount of fruity, low acidity, wonderful finish!
  • Barefoot White Zinfandel California 4 years ago Barefoot White Zinfandel California
    Barefoot (white zinfandel). A soft, sweet wine. Good for the girls and in the small size the flavor is more fitting.
  • Barefoot Merlot California 4 years ago Barefoot Merlot California
    Barefoot (merlot). Only $1.50 at Trader Joes. Small size, great for a hike. A bit acidic... Nothing exciting.
  • Shiloh Road Merlot 4 years ago Shiloh Road Merlot
    Shiloh Road (2006) Merlot Napa Valley BevMo $16- Very soft flavor with low acidity. A great red wine for relaxing.