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Kent Price Wines

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Kent Price Wines When is being wrong, so right? This is a bit of a self-confession regarding blending of various wines. But before I get ahead of myself, let’s discuss the background of Kent Price Wines. Kent Price moved his family from Kansas in 2006 to the Bay Area. Shortly after moving here, he underwent […]

Best California Wines of 2018

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Best California Wines in 2018 In 2018 I was fortunate enough to taste and appreciate over 1600+ wines. I am only recommending about 3% of those wines. This is my yearly summation/recommendations with a link to each winery by clicking on the winery name. I believe whole heartily and stand by these picks, as I […]

Shadybrook Estate, Rapp Ranch & Zuidema Wines Paired up at Saddle Creek Golf Resort

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On the evening of March 8th at Saddle Creek Golf Resort the Wine Society was treated to several outstanding wines by winemaker Rudy Zuidema and a culinary feast by Chef Nigel Thorne. The first course consisted of a unique and tasteful poached pear salad with Grand Cru, cranberries, roasted pistachios with a cranberry-pear vinaigrette. This […]

Exceptional, Outstanding & Remarkable Price Point Wines in 2017

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In 2017 I was fortunate enough to taste and appreciate over 1600+ wines. This is my yearly summation/recommendations and this year I have included a link to each winery. I believe whole heartily and stand by these picks, as all wines from each of the categories are in my cellar. While most were significantly wonderful […]

Zuidema Wines – – Old World Techniques in a New Napa Vineyard

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Sounds a bit odd, using Old World techniques in a new vineyard, but Rudy Zuidema nailed it perfectly! Rudy has been making wine for almost 30 years with an impressive resume making wine for Red Cap Vineyards, Encanto Vineyards, Shadybrook Estate, Allora Vineyards, Kent Price Wines, and Alyris Winery. This new venture is his own […]