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RJ Holiday Selection: Pedigreed Napa Cab

This is a great wine my buddy Michael is offering at The Redd Collection that not only has an impressive pedigree but would be a delicious holiday treat (or for any memorable occasion). Will Harlan is the son of William … Continue reading

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Cabernet Sauvignon: A Question of Style

Cabernet Sauvignon is a major “gateway drug” into the joys of drinking wine. Some styles emphasize the rich black currant, cassis, plum and/or berry fruit and de-emphasize the grape’s huge tannins. It’s those very tannins that can help a Cab to age into something with even greater complexity and range of flavors but that often keep it from being something enjoyable to drink in the short term. Continue reading

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