A great review (on a GREAT blog), by Nelson Tucker, "The Wine Guy"
2010 Harmony ³ (Napa Valley)
An intriguing version of Napa Valley's answer to this Bordeaux blend. Right off the bat I was pleased with the dark purple color, floral and spice aromas, and rich, spicy, ripe dark cherry and berry flavors that followed.
This wine is expected to age nicely over the next ten to fifteen years. These grapes were picked at the right time to produce a well structured wine. It is a beautiful wine for sipping or with prime rib or rich and spicy pasta.
It's partner wine was one of the Top 100 Cabs of the Napa Valley. Once again, Vic Bourassa has hit a home run!
Winery price: $59.00
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For centuries the art of wine blending has been perfected by the French in a region known as Bordeaux, France. The Bourassa Napa Valley Wine Blending Kit will teach you the art of blending so you can enhance your own wine knowledge and educate your family and friends.
Vic Bourassa teaches the art of wine blending through sensory evaluation here at Bourassa Vineyards in Napa. Each wine blending session is designed to create a wine to perfectly match your pallet. Each participant gets one tasting mat, a ml pipette and a wine trail blend record sheet.
The wines used for blending will be three or more Napa Valley Bordeaux varietals and you will have the opportunity to be your own winemaker, creating a wine to enjoy based on your flavor preference. These wine blending sessions have been a huge favorite of our customers and take place right here in southern Napa.
If you would like to arrange a wine blending session for a group of your friends, family or co-workers contact us today!
We are delighted to be blogging here at Bourassa Vineyards and would like to take a moment to let you know what you can expect from us in the coming weeks and months here on our blog.
At Bourassa we celebrate life through the wine we make and the people that enjoy it. In this blog you will be able to hear all about what’s going on at our Vineyard throughout the year as we create the wines you know and love. You will also get to go ‘behind the scenes’ with photos, videos, interviews with our staff and of course the man that started it all, Vic Bourassa himself!
The blog will also be a place for you to learn about the process of wine making, how our team creates the blends that go into the bottle, food pairings, wine club offers, tasting notes, wine trends, events happening here in beautiful Napa Valley and more.
We also want to hear from you! You can leave comments and really get involved in the conversation here at Bourassa about our shared love of wine. We encourage you to bookmark this page on your web browser and check back with us soon to hear more.
Cheers and Celebrate Life!
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