Daily Archives: February 12, 2024

Sign of Approval | Who could dispute the opinion of this wel…

Who could dispute the opinion of this well-manicured thumb?   This photo was taken by a Kowa/SIX medium format film camera with a KOWA 1:3.5/55 lens and Kowa Y2 ø67 filter using Kodak T-MAX 400 film, the negative scanned by an Epson Perfection V600 and digitally rendered with Photoshop. Done Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/scottholcomb/53525090098/in/pool-52609756@N00

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Madalena – Pico

filipebalata has added a photo to the pool: Museu do vinho Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/filipe_balata/53520938722/in/pool-52609756@N00

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The Winter Vineyard | Although the winter vineyard doesn’t h…

Although the winter vineyard doesn’t have the beautiful lush green leaves of summer or the fresh greens and reds of the ripe grapes in the fall it does have it’s own subtle appeal with it’s straight rows and light, rust coloured, vines. Again, this was taken from the KVR Trail, which is part of the Trans Canada Trail and built …

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The Old Vine Registry Project Wins Best Heritage Initiative

My fellow volunteer colleagues and I received some very exciting news last evening in Paris. The Old Vine Registry website that we worked so hard to get up and running, and that I spend my free time maintaining and growing was just awarded Best Heritage Initiative at the Vin d’Or Awards at the kickoff of Vinexpo and Wine Paris. The …

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vineyard sunset

strongestlight has added a photo to the pool: Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/63119985@N04/53515882372/in/pool-52609756@N00

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Paarl. Cape Town. South Africa. | AYAMA WINES : The exceptio…

AYAMA WINES :   The exceptional terroir of the Voor Paardeberg ward and the grapes cultivated in the area has been the source of various international wine awards. It is the location of this ward that makes it so unique.   The mountain slopes of the Paardeberg, together with the soil composition and prevailing winds, create a specific quality in …

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Piemonte — Roero Canale – explored

m.a.r.c.i has added a photo to the pool: Fujifilm X-E4 Fujinon XF18-55mmF2.8-4 R LM OIS See m.a.r.c.i’s most interesting 500 See m.a.r.c.i in explore See m.a.r.c.i’s Bokehlicious Source : https://www.flickr.com/photos/-m-a-r-c-i-/53513778070/in/pool-52609756@N00

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Wine Reviews: Mini Round-Up for February 12, 2024

The post Wine Reviews: Mini Round-Up for February 12, 2024 appeared first on 1 Wine Dude. I taste a bunch-o-wine (technical term for more than most people). So each week, I share some of my wine reviews (mostly from samples) and tasting notes in a “mini-review” format. They are meant to be quirky, fun, and (mostly) easily-digestible reviews of (mostly) …

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Oregon’s 00 Wines: Producer profile and 18 wines to try

Chris and Kathryn Hermann of 00 Wines Before creation, the void. Naught as a concept is a somewhat recent creation, thought to date to fifth-century India. However, it was not introduced to Europe until the twelfth century when the Italian mathematician Fibonacci explained his ‘Modus Indorum’. To Chris and Kathryn Hermann, the founders of 00 Wines, the number symbolizes ‘potential’. …

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Vinography Unboxed: Week of 2/4/24

Hello and welcome to my weekly dig through the pile of wine samples that show up asking to be tasted. I’m pleased to bring you the latest installment of Vinography Unboxed, where I highlight some of the better bottles that have crossed my doorstep recently. This past week included some more of the latest releases from the venerable Rhys Vineyards …

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