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SOMMELIER PICK OF THE WEEK: 2015 WILD THING ZINFANDEL

Here at Slate, we love a good California zinfandel, and the Wild Thing does not disappoint. From winemaker Carol Shelton, this bottle, while more approachable than many zins, is stillRead More…

SOMMELIER PICK OF THE WEEK: PAYOUT CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2013

My first Pick of the Week is Payout’s 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon. From winemaker Brian Graham, this California cab is a classic big red that easily pairs with red meat. TheRead More…

SOMMELIER PICK OF THE WEEK: FAILLA 2016 PINOT NOIR

This week, I have chosen a rich Pinot Noir from Sonoma Coast California, and with its gentle structure and fruit-filled palate, it is perfect for dinner. On the nose, thisRead More…

SOMMELIER PICK OF THE WEEK: JASON PAHLMEYER 2016 NAPA VALLEY RED

This week, I am featuring a Bordeaux blend from Napa Valley, the Jason Pahlmeyer 2016. Starting with aromas of cherries and jammy blackberries, this wine has high tannins and intenseRead More…

SOMMELIER PICK OF THE WEEK: 2014 MERRY EDWARDS PINOT NOIR

The colder it gets, the more I want red wine, and for my first pick in a few months I had to go with a beautiful and complex pinot noir.Read More…

SOMMELIER PICK UP THE WEEK: 2014 ALEXANA CHARDONNAY

Sommelier Pick of the Week & First of 2018: 2014 Alexana Chardonnay, Willamette, Oregon Anyone who knows me, knows when it comes white wine, there is Chardonnay and then thereRead More…

SOMMELIER PICK OF THE WEEK: 2014 CABERNET SAVIGNON, HONIG ESTATE

Sommelier Pick of the Week: 2014 Cabernet Savignon, Honig Estate I met the owner, Michael Honig, when he came to Slate Wine Bar + Bistro to discuss his new wines.Read More…

SOMMELIER PICK OF THE WEEK: 2009 CH. RAUZAN-SÉGLA, SÉGLA 2ND, CAB BLEND

Sommelier Pick of the Week: 2009 Ch. Rauzan-Ségla, Ségla 2nd, Cab Blend When it comes to December, I like to start thinking about Bordeaux wines. A good place to startRead More…

SOMMELIER PICK OF THE WEEK: 2014 ANTICA TERRA “BOTANICA”

Sommelier Pick of the Week: 2014 Antica Terra “Botanica” Pinot Noir from Willamette, Oregon. I met the Winemaker, Maggie Harrison, at West of the West in Sonoma, as well as theRead More…

SOMMELIER PICK OF THE WEEK: 2016 BROGLIA GAVI DI GAVI

  Sommelier Pick of the Week: 2016 Broglia Gavi di Gavi, Cortese  from Piedmont Italy & one of my favorite Italian whites. The color is pale straw yellow with greenRead More…