Regional Character

A discussion few Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon makers want to have is that of regional character. And especially sub-regional character. To them, the brand is Napa Valley. The image is Napa Valley. The entire raison d’être for this red wine is to… Want to read more? If you’re already a subscriber, welcome back – you may … Continue reading “Regional Character”

The Price of Pinot

A few of our readers, notably those who seem to appreciate top quality Pinot Noir and appear prepared to spend top dollar for the best, have noted that a few higher-end California producers have, over the last two years or so, raised prices. Some sig… Want to read more? If you’re already a subscriber, welcome back … Continue reading “The Price of Pinot”