Tonight we opened another bottle from our latest shipment from Demetria—their 2015 Agno. I wasn’t sure what to expect from this one-hundred-percent Mourvedre wine, however, any expectations I might’ve had would’ve been exceeded. The color was light black cherry, and I didn’t get a whole lot on the nose, , but on the palate, WOW. My first impression . …. Read More
I woke up at three in the morning with a song playing in my head that I haven’t heard in ages. And as it looped, it dawned on me that I’m going in the wrong direction with the current book. For any of you who have read the Butler Ranch series, it was definitely a PROMISE moment.
If there were ever a red blend name I could get behind, it’s Mix Tape. I’ve made thousands, and not just tapes, but CDs too. I have friends who remind me that I owe them one, at least seasonally. Although, this isn’t what this post is about. We received our latest wine club shipment from Eleven Winery (Andrew Murray Vineyards)… Read More
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Stay tuned for news about a brand new series releasing Summer of 2018. I can’t wait to share these Wicked Winemakers with you! Alex Avila-Butler has taken over the Westside Collaborative’s annual fundraiser—the Wicked Winemakers Ball. And what better place to hold the highly anticipated event than the wine caves at Demetria Estate. To breathe new life into the biggest… Read More
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