Cannabis Wine Gaining Ground in California. ~ It seems that a select few California wineries are secretly producing wines laced with cannabis, according to The Drinks Business, and Cabernet Sauvignon seems to be the grape variety of choice for the blend.
Petite Sirah is a wine you can’t take lightly. You to be in the mood for it. That’s because Petite Sirah typically has about as much subtlety and restraint as being awoken in the morning to a 300lb man in a bright purple suit, jumping up-and-down on your bed, singing Bohemian Rhapsody, while he simultaneously throws plums, blackberries and bars of dark chocolate your head.
Cabernet Franc is one of the major black grape varieties worldwide.It is principally grown for blending with Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot in the Bordeaux style,but can also be vinified alone as in the Loire's Chinon.Cabernet Franc is lighter than Cabernet Sauvignon,making a bright pale red wineand contributing finesse and a peppery perfume to blends with more robust grapes.
Even though the HOUSE WINE line of wines from the Magnificent Wine Company can be lumped into the “value wines” category, it’s received a huge amount of praise from the wine mags, being named: one of Wine Spectator’s “Top Values of the World” and in the “Top Values of the World” by Wine & Spirits. That’s something to throw in the face of the snobs, who scoff at you for drinking a wine simply named “HOUSE WINE.”