Monthly Archives: November 2011

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED: Wild Horse 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon (91% Cabernet Sauvignon, 6% Merlot, 2% Malbec, 1% Petit Verdot), Paso Robles. 13.9% ABV, $18.99, available for as little as $14.99.

We were in Louisville until yesterday for Breeder’s Cup weekend, so we thought it would be cool to review some horse-themed wines. Here is our first lap around the track: Wild Horse 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon, Paso Robles. This wild horse … Continue reading

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ROAD TRIP! A 12-hour drive from Ocala, FL to Louisville, KY—from horse country to horse country, with miles and miles of The Sticks, towns, small cities, and a surprising number of vineyards and wineries in between.

From Ocala to Louisville, we passed nearly a dozen vineyards. We didn’t have time to stop and tour or try, but these operations, some of which are in the middle of nowhere, just prove that we are living in exciting … Continue reading

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What a sweet, wonderful post.

My friends Steve and Diane Meltzer moved to Languedoc last year. Steve has a wonderful blog about their life there. I’m proud of them (okay, a little envious too!) for following their dreams.This post is about the grape harvest and … Continue reading

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