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Pax

USA, Syrah, Pax, Cuvee Keltie, 2003

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C/ Dark chocolate. N/ Spicy woods. Burnt cherries. Gunpowder. Cigar box. T/ Medium mouthfeel. Deep leathered juice. Seared earth. Slight chalk. Absolutely lovely. Note: Drink within first 3 hours after opening as this bottle developed some aggressive smokey and BBQ aromas after the 3 hour mark. Retail $55-150, so shop carefully. Pax was named for the […]

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Rhone Blends / Rhone Varietal Blind Tasting

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Attended a blind Rhone Blend and Rhone Varietal tasting last night… Individual wines will be posted, but here is the summary… Methods… – As per usual, wines were all poured double blind and rated over 1-3 hours. – SanTasti pallet cleaning beverage was utilized. – Chinese food was eaten (our host recounted that Robert Parker himself […]

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