Quick Pour: Dessert Wine Varieties

12 Beers of Christmas, Day 5: Lancaster Winter Warmer Ale

Day #5 brings a Pennsylvania beer, another one that I haven’t had. Day #5 brings a Pennsylvania beer, another one that I haven't had. 12 Beers of Christmas, Day 5: Lancaster Winter Warmer Ale 12 Beers of Christmas, Day 5: Lancaster Winter Warmer Ale 2015-12-13 Eric Schiavo Virginia Pour House Review Lancaster Winter Warmer - 85 85 85 Points Lancaster's winter warmer provides a festive pop to 12 days. User Rating: Be the first one !

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12 Beers of Christmas, Day 4: Long Trail Sick Day

On the fourth day, I once again got a beer I have never tasted before. This can’t possibly last all 12 days, right? On the fourth day, I once again got a beer I have never tasted before. This can't possibly last all 12 days, right? 12 Beers of Christmas, Day 4: Long Trail Sick Day 12 Beers of Christmas, Day 4: Long Trail Sick Day 2015-12-12 Eric Schiavo Virginia Pour House Review Long Trail Sick Day - 75 75 75 Points Long Trail's Sick Day brown ale is just average for me. User Rating: Be the first one !

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12 Beers of Christmas, Day 3: Ninkasi Dawn of the Red

On the third day, I got another fresh new beer from the Pacific northwest. On the third day, I got another fresh new beer from the Pacific northwest. 12 Beers of Christmas, Day 3: Ninkasi Dawn of the Red 12 Beers of Christmas, Day 3: Ninkasi Dawn of the Red 2015-12-11 Eric Schiavo Virginia Pour House Review Ninkasi Dawn of the Red - 91 91 91 Points Ninkasi's Dawn of the Red packs a surprisingly bitter punch, but I like it. User Rating: Be the first one !

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12 Beers of Christmas, Day 2: Ithaca Embrr

Day #2 brings another beer that is new to my taste buds. It’s a rye porter from Ithaca called Embrr. Day #2 brings another beer that is new to my taste buds. It's a rye porter from Ithaca called Embrr. 12 Beers of Christmas, Day 2: Ithaca Embrr 12 Beers of Christmas, Day 2: Ithaca Embrr 2015-12-10 Eric Schiavo Virginia Pour House Review Ithaca Embrr - 86 86 86 Points A solid robust porter from Ithaca that delivers a solid punch of roasted malts and rye spice. User Rating: Be the first one !

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12 Beers of Christmas, Day 1: No-Li Rise & Grind Stout

Apologies for the long absence. Long work hours and some personal issues have kept me away, but I am making my return for 12 Beers of Christmas 2015. Once again, my awesome wife has bought be 12 surprise beers to give me over the course of 12 days. So, without further ado… 12 Beers of Christmas, Day 1. Apologies for the long absence. Long work hours and some personal issues have kept me away, but I am making my return for 12 Beers of Christmas 2015. Once again, my awesome wife has bought be 12 surprise beers to give me over the course of 12 days. So, without further ado... 12 Beers of Christmas, Day 1. 12 Beers of Christmas, Day 1: No-Li Rise & Grind Stout 12 Beers of Christmas, Day 1: No-Li Rise & Grind Stout 2015-12-09 Eric Schiavo Virginia Pour House Review No-Li Rise Up Stout - 90 90 …

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Quick Pour: Turkey Day White Wine Alternatives

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Quick Pour: Turkey Day Rieslings

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Quick Pour: Turkey Day Syrah Selections

Bedrock Wine Company North Coast Syrah 2012 (Sonoma Coast, California, USA)
Hart Family Syrah Temecula Valley 2012 (Temecula Valley, California, USA)
Domaine des Sources Vin de Pays du Gard Vieilles Vignes Syrah 2000 (Languedoc, Vin de Pays du Gard, France)
Bedrock Wine Co. Syrah T 'n' S Hudson Vineyard South 2012 (Carneros, California, USA)
Cameron Hughes Lot 408 Syrah 2012 (Santa Ynez Valley, California, USA)

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Cellar Selection: Ingleside Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2007

Cellar Selection: Ingleside Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 Cellar Selection: Ingleside Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 2015-11-15 Virginia Pour House Virginia Pour House Rating Score - 90 90 90 Points User Rating: Be the first one !

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Ankida Ridge Vineyards; The “Little Burgundy” of Virginia

The year 2014 brought plenty of opportunities to expand our knowledge and palate in wine. One such opportunity was our honeymoon to Burgundy, which gave us a greater appreciation for the region and the Burgundian style of wine. While Burgundy is a bit of a trip, there is an incredible opportunity to regularly experience  Burgundy right here in Virginia.  Subsequently, we have taken multiple visits to Ankida Ridge Vineyards to visit with the Vrooman Family and their “Little Burgundy” venture as consultant, Lucie Morton, likes to put – and we certainly agree. Since first appearing on the scene in 2010, the Vrooman family, a wine loving duo keen on Burgundian style wines, have made a giant footprint on the wine scene in the state of Virginia and the world, for that matter. Many may not be familiar due to the tough regulations and unfair quantity standards of the much publicized …

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