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Winemaker Interview: Arielle Fabiano of Balderdash Cellars talks about how one glass of Brunello can change your life….

2 years ago threadsandvino 0
In this week’s “Winemaker Interview,” Arielle talks about how one glass of Brunello can change your life…. Winemaker: Arielle Fabiano of Bladerdash Cellars (Visit) Location: 502 East Street (rear of the building) Pittsfield, MA 01201 Tasting Hours: Saturdays 1-5pm, please call to set up private/group tastings (info) Tasting Options:  Tastings are $8/person and refundable with purchase of Read More

Winemaker Interview: Southern Connecticut Wine Company (#SoConnWineCo)

2 years ago threadsandvino 0
In this week’s “Winemaker Interview,” Amanda talks about how she created Connecticut’s 1st Micro Winery and her love of winemaking. Winemaker: Amanda Brackett of Southern Connecticut Wine Company (Visit) Location: 65 S. Colony Street in Wallingford, Connecticut 06492 Tasting Hours: Thursday – Sunday, Thursday – Friday from 3:00-8:00PM, Saturday Noon-6:00PM,  Sunday – Noon-4:00PM Tasting Options: Enjoy Read More

#ThrowBackThursday – Suisun Valley Sauv Blanc

2 years ago threadsandvino 0
As harvest comes to an end I find myself missing the vineyards. Harvest is fast and furious with crazy ups and downs. I wouldn’t miss a minute of it no matter how grueling or stressful, but I do enjoy some chill vibes. We had our last delivery of Suisun Valley grapes to Hartford, CT and I Read More

Washington Merlot Harvest

2 years ago threadsandvino 0
  A lot of people hate on Merlot, but it’s really freaking good….  Specifically Own-Rooted Merlot from the Rattlesnakes Hills in Yakima Valley. About the Soil: The surface layers of vineyard soils are based primarily in loess, which is mostly wind-deposited silt and fine sand derived from the sediments of the ‘Missoula’ ice age floods. Read More

Vino Vibes ✌🍷: Josh Cellars 

2 years ago threadsandvino 4
Enjoyed some 2013 Cabernet from Josh Cellars this week. The more it opened up the more of a berry bomb it was. Rich dark blackberry, plum, and boysenberry. Delicious maple notes towards the end of the pallet and silky smooth #yummy If you are in Connecticut you can purchase it at Total Wine in Manchester, CT. Read More