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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…

SOMMELIER PICK OF THE WEEK: 2013 DOMAINE DE GROS NORE, MOURVEDRE/GRENACHE

Sommelier Pick of the Week: 2013 Domaine de Gros Nore, Mourvedre/Grenache from Bandol, France. This has a dark leathery frame but remains sleek and pure overall, with a dense core ofRead More…

DANNY’S PICK OF THE WEEK: ROSIE EL BURRITO

Vodka based mule with flavors of ginger, citrus and rosemary make for a spiced and herbaceous drink. Contains: Tito’s vodka, Ginger, Citrus, Rosemary Food pairing recommendations: happy hour bites &Read More…

SOMMELIER PICK OF THE WEEK: BODEGAS ARRAYAN ‘LA SUERTE DE ARRAYAN’ GARNACHA 2014

Sommelier Pick of the Week: Bodegas Arrayan ‘La Suerte de Arrayan’ Garnacha 2014 from Mentrida, Spain. Aromas of cocoa & vanilla on the palate. Dark fruits with well balanced acidity.Read More…

SOMMELIER PICK OF THE WEEK: BULGARIANA PINOT NOIR 2011.

Sommelier Pick of the Week: Bulgariana Pinot Noir 2011. The aromatic sensations are complex, with lasting nuances of red and black berries, fresh jam and milk chocolate. The wine hasRead More…

SOMMELIER PICK OF THE WEEK: 2015 MANZ DONA FATIMA JAMPAL BRANCO

Sommelier Pick of the Week: Exclusively carried by Slatewinebar  in the DMV, the 2015 Manz Dona Fatima Jampal Branco has notes of ripe fruit with floral tones and a dry,Read More…

SOMMELIER PICK OF THE WEEK: THE 2014 PAHLMEYER JAYSON CHARDONNAY

 The 2014 Pahlmeyer Jayson Chardonnay is brilliantly ripe and shows bright, brisk acidity and good minerality with notes of pineapple and apricot. The palate offers green apple fruit with aRead More…