How to Prep for International Merlot Day {11-7-17} *Sponsored*

5 years ago threadsandvino 0
Why Merlot? Why NOT Merlot?! Ever since the movie Sideways, Merlot has gotten a bad rep. Merlot is one of the most delicious and versatile wine varieties out there. Awesome berry flavors, super smooth with a “liquid” cashmere like quality, and pairing great with most foods. What is there not to love about Merlot? Since Read More

Washington Merlot Harvest

6 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