If at first…

If at first you don’t succeed, try , try, again.  When this comes to tasting wine you can never really lose out. 

As many of you know, Sara and I are expecting little bundle of joy very shortly.  Due to this, the house has been turned over a few times getting ready and things happen to go by the wayside.  Sadly, Sunday Salud and the review I did a few weeks ago have suffered the consequences of such actions.  So this evening I decided to try again.  Such a rough life is mine…


 Name: Wild Horse

Region: Central Coast, California

Grape: Chardonnay

Price: $17.95

Alcohol by Volume: 13.9%

Vintage: 2009

Food:  Leftover Pasta – Turkey, Chicken, Roasted Peppers, Spinach, and Crimini Mushrooms tossed with Pesto Cream Sauce and Cheesy Tortellini

                Dessert – White Chocolate, Raspberry and Banana Muffins

Color: Straw Colored, pale yellow

Nose: Crisp Apple, Honeysuckle, Hints of Minerals, Peachy, and Oaky

Mouth: Sweet, Peach, Hints of Apricot with Tart Finish, Full

Rating: 9 out of 10

I really enjoyed this wine.  I have had the pinot noir and the cab from these guys and enjoyed them as well.  A nice buttery Chard that works great with pasta, smoked and grilled meats as well as a 95 degree summer day in the south.  Definitely recommend as a drinker, or a great gift for a dinner party.  After reviewing this wine and I quite glad that I lost the original review of a different wine.  Oh well.  Wish us luck as we begin a new chapter in our lives.



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2 responses to “If at first…

  1. Glad you are still able to keep this up for now….sounds like a good wine!

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