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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!
Bottling is over! Here's the "A" team and Megan enjoying some Cabernet Franc.
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.
Kinkead Ridge at the Cincinnati Flower Show/Fine Food and Wine in the Moonlite Pavilion, April 21-22. We were really happy to finally meet Marilyn Harris! We also poured for the first time at Fleurs de Fete, and it was nice to get individual recognition in the program.
Kinkead Ridge featured in the May/June Wine Buzz.
Kinkead Ridge featured in "Taste Cincinnati" magazine, article by Jens Rosencrantz. See page 50.
2004 Syrah: 90.
Six of our seven 2006 releases are now They may be available at selected retail shops.
Kinkead Ridge harvest and
crush filmed by ThinkTV.org, a PBS affiliate. Episode 209
We entered four wines and garnered four medals.
Kinkead Ridge Cabernet Franc. Double Gold means every one of the six
judges gave the wine a Gold Rating. Only two vinifera wines received
this extraordinary recognition.
RIDGE... or CHEVAL BLANC?
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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