July 30, 2018
Wine Tasting Dawson Wine Advisor

Your Go-To Wine Tasting Guide and Itinerary, Part 1

March 3, 2018
Eleve Cabernet Dust to Dust, Bella Oaks

ÉLEVÉ Cabernet Sauvignon “Dust to Dust” Napa Valley 2012

A classic “over the top” Napa Cabernet from a vintage that lends itself to such a style. Get blackberry liqueur, melted fudge, vanilla bean and espresso. A thick frame of oak, gentle tannins and low acid…this is a hedonist’s delight. What’s particularly appealing here is most wineries will release a Cab of this style and put a $100+ price tag on it. Not the case here, even though there’s so little made! This is a wine from Adam Webb, owner of the labels Cochon, Odisea and Gardienne des Vignes. This is a one-time only release as it’s the only year […]