2003 Chardonnay – Butternut Squash Lasagna with a sage béchamel sauce

2003 Chardonnay – This chardonnay, barrel fermented and aged in a stainless tank is a fresh spicy white wine that is an easy match for food. We selected it to go with our Butternut Squash Lasagna as a refreshing contrast to the thick, rich, almost sweet Lasagna. This combination serves as a beautiful first course, a… Read More »

1997 Oso de Oro – Rogue Creamery Blue Cheese with caramelized local pears

1997 Oso de Oro — White Dessert Wine A mistake created a masterpiece (or so we’ve been told).This dessert wine started as a 1997 Chardonnay. When bottled, the corks did not make a good seal and the wine oxidized. We opened 3000 bottles (by hand) and poured them back into a tank. We took ½… Read More »