Sustainable/Organic

Reviews of wines that are grown sustainably, using green grape growing practices.

Terra d'Oro Sangiovese 2008
Almost perfect, Impressive/Gift, Pairs with Food, Red, Sustainable/Organic, Wine Reviews

Wine reviews: Terra d’Oro 2009 Barbera and Terra d’Oro 2008 Sangiovese Amador County

I applaud the cojones that California winemakers are growing. Instead of blending in obscure red varietals that grow so extraordinarily well in this state (see Tempting Tempranillo), they slap grape names like Aglianico and Sangiovese on labels now. In a society that generally wine shops by comfort ... Read More »