See What Makes Uncorked Ventures Different, Unique and I Hope, Better
Uncorked Ventures offers their diamonds found in the rough straight to consumers through their wine clubs. You may be surprised, but a lot of wine importers and retailers never do more than place a phone call or send an email to winemakers before purchasing their bottles, having face-to-face encounters only with their customers. That can lead to run-of-the-mill wines filling real or virtual store shelves, and how are we to know the difference?
Rebecca Gomez Farrell
....go treasure-hunting into California, Oregon and Washington wine country to bring you the very best wines that few people have ever heard of. Building relationships with the winemakers and vineyard proprietors....
.....the whole point behind a wine club is not having to drive to the store and figure out what you want. The wines they offer are of high quality, making this club a no-brainer if you fancy wines from the West Coast.
Katie Bell (Forbes)
So I think the most interesting aspect of this Wonderwall Pinot Noir Edna Valley 2015, by far, is the location. So I lived on the Central Coast for 5 years and I thought I knew the region pretty well. After all, between Santa Barbara and Paso Robles, there’s a number of small towns, but with only […]
Last week I was able to attend a Rutherford Dust Society release of their 2014 wines. For those that aren’t familiar, Napa Valley is really a collection of a number of smaller AVA’s, each with its own set of positives and negatives. When it comes to negatives though in Rutherford, success and the fact that […]
Pinot Noir, for some reason, it’s the one varietal that leads to the highest amount of conversation-yes, even more so than Cabernet. Here’s some of what’s happening in the land of Pinot told through 4 unique growing regions. Video Transcription: Hi guys. Mark Aselstine with Uncorked Ventures. So today I’m joined by four bottles of […]
Changala Winery is a family project, owned and operated by Jean and Heidi Changala. What they’ve created can feel a bit like an oasis in over priced and often, standard tasting room. There are winery dogs, which are always fun to have around. There’s also plenty of seating outside, bocce ball courts as well as, […]