Sta. Rita Hills on the up. Tyler – La Rinconada 2014

by  |  20-11-2018

For anyone who enjoys lunacy as a past time, blind tasting is there or you to occupy your spare hours and potentially drive away any potential spouse. I do sympathize with people in this pursuit though as it’s a great way to truly understand wine. However, for anyone willing to go further and attempt the Master Sommelier exam, I find you a different kind of crazy, especially once I heard about the “Fuck You Wine”. As if the idea of an exam to test you on the microcosms of “classic” wines (think Bordeaux, Burgundy, Rioja, Napa, etc.) wasn’t hard enough, it’s become a well-known fact that there is almost certainly a wine of the “Fuck You” variant in there as well. What exactly does this mean? Well, it’s a wine that you’re probably not going to be able to figure out and it could easily derail your tasting as you […]
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