|Kinkead Ridge What's New|
July 2007 Click any photo to enlarge it.
Big day July 27th! KVIE Public Television, Sacramento, filmed the vineyard and winery for a nationally syndicated broadcast show called "Americas Heartland". Details will follow when we know the dates the show will be aired.
We are often asked about food and wine pairings. This is a great site to browse, Natalie MacLean's Food Matcher.
Now tasting at the winery: 2006 Viognier/Roussanne; 2006 Riesling; 2006 white Revelation, our Sauvignon Blanc/Semillon blend. We have a very limited supply of 2004 gold medal Cabernet Sauvignon at the winery; 1 bottle limit.
Kinkead Ridge in France! Nancy's best friend Norma visited friends in France and brought a bottle of the 2004 Cabernet Sauvignon. It was pronounced: "un tres bon vin!" I like that blue tablecloth!
Kinkead Ridge is on YouTube. Go to www.youtube.com, and type Kinkead Ridge into the search box. There are two major videos: "A Vineyard Year" movie and a "Photo Album", as well as our entry into the Wine Spectator competition, and several "mini-videos" about vineyard and winery operations.
and wine pairing:
"Why go for those long distance relationships when you can find
love in your own back yard."
Savarin noted two features which distinguish man from beast:
Words on Wine:
Funny drinking quotes:
when I reflect back on all the wine I drink
I feel shame. Then
I look into the glass and think
about the workers in the vineyards and all
of their hopes
and dreams If I didn't drink this wine, they
might be out
of work and their dreams would be shattered.
Then I say
to myself, "It is better that I drink
this wine and let their
dreams come true than be selfish and worry
about my liver."
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