Try Unchained Naked Chardonnay

I’ve decided to shut down the Minor Insanity blog and re-post my #WineWednesday posts here until I have time write new posts, probably in June after the insane Story a Day in May challenge. This week I’m expressing my love for Unchained Naked Chardonnay a wine by Big House Wine Company. They say on their website: “We veered off the California standard by using steel tank and neutral oak barrels; thereby preserving the true fruit … Read more

Vinny No Neck Wine, Spicy and Flowery

This week I decided to try something new, so I pulled the first wine that caught my eye, Vinny No Neck by Bonacquisti Wine Company. I was then excited to find that it’s a Denver produced wine, which means we can visit the tasting room. Here’s what they say about their wine. In honor of our son Vincent (who will be a foot taller once he grows a neck). This Italian style red is a … Read more

My FAV Vineyard

This week I’m highlighting an Australian vineyard and winemaker rather than an individual wine. We drink more D’Arenberg wine in our house than any other. Check out this page and you’ll see all the labels, making them quite a prolific wine producer. Prices are mainly affordable, and a few higher but well worth it! The first wine we tried was the Dead Arm Shiraz and and fell so in love with it we had to … Read more

Liked Voss Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc

Tonight’s wine is a 2009 Voss Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc, and we liked it just fine and would buy it again. Didn’t blow us away thought. “The Voss Sauvignon Blanc developed beautifully during the warm summer days and typically cool evenings. We harvested for maturation over two nights in early September with the various vineyard blocks giving us a breadth of fruit profile. Our pre dawn harvesting, when the fruit is at its coldest, helps to … Read more