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Mezzo1

An Evening at Mezzo

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As one person told me, "I've always wanted to learn about wines, and thought this was a good place to start." Indeed.
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End of Summer and Too Many White Wines

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Of course, I realize that many of my friends would say that even a tablespoon of white wine is too much, but that's not my point. And they're a little on the extreme side. Kinda.
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Rant Rant Rant Rant. My Opinion. And I Share It.

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I will admit that some Napa Chards have exceeded the idea of balance in favor of the overdone ("What was that vintage? 2006 Louisville Slugger? Yum!") With that being said, I'd rather have an overoaked Chard than one that tastes like lemonade laced with pineapple juice. I want WINE, not a melted popsicle.
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Wine Ratings and the Real World

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Something you may not know is that wineries submit their wines for ratings. So what? That means that there are many wineries out there that do not submit, and therefore go “unrated” and unrecognized.