Tag - Cabernet Sauvignon

Souverain Cabernet Sauvignon 2011
Emiliana Natura Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
Charles & Charles Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah 2013
Wine and a Movie Night
Columbia Crest Cabernet Sauvignon 2011

Charles & Charles Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah 2013

Washington State


This winery is delivering the goods at a price range I lurve. Like its rosé brethren, it brought a whole lotta fun to the inside of my mouth.

Leftover beets got tossed into a salad with spinach, olive oil and balsamic. Freshly ground pepper brought out the peppery in the wine.

Tannins present but not overwhelming, dark fruit also raised its hand and said “here.” Some oak was present too. I also picked up a bit of something chocolate-y.

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Wine and a Movie Night

From Dusk Till Dawn // Estancia Cabernet Sauvignon 2011
Paso Robles
$12, Splurge-y

This will be a fun new twist that brings together two of my favorite things, wines and movies. Just for kicks I will occasionally pair a wine with a movie. Your suggestions are welcome.

So, while trolling the rather limited Netflix streaming options I came across this cultish kitschy vampire movie that I had never gotten around to watching, From Dusk Till Dawn. I’m sure most of you have heard of it and most likely have already seen it. It’s a 1996 movie directed by Robert Rodriquez and penned by Quentin Tarantino, who also stars in it. This vampire schlock-fest stars George Clooney and Harvey Keitel as well as Salma Hayek, in a small role that is cup-runneth-over HUGE with impact.

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