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Mezzo on North Rancho

My Las Vegas: Mezzo

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The Smith & Hook was far too rambunctious and showed its youth. Wait. Let's back up. Did I really say that?!?
End of the world or what?

End-of-the-World Wine - What Are You Drinking?

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Well, now that the end of the world is nigh, I figured that I may as well find something that's worth drinking while the Earth is exploding (or we're being invaded by aliens, Zombies have attacked, the waters have flooded the desert, blah blah blah. Or whatever).
2002 Provenance Merlot

Sin! Debauchery! Dust! Wine!

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Now that I have your attention, I just wanted to share a little about the amazing weekend I spent with The Wineaux Guy™ and talk about some of the fabulous wines we had.
Thyme1

The Wine Garden

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One of the descriptors for Cabernet Sauvignon is "thyme," and fresh thyme helps to emphasize this characteristic. And that means that even an inexpensive Cab - one that still has a decent pedigree, that is - can be something special.