HomeTasting Notes2009 Bonny Doon Vineyard Clos de Gilroy Grenache William Allen February 23, 2011 Tasting Notes 4 Comments Lively, translucent, light purple color. Gorgeous nose of strawberry and blueberry, pepper, slight smoke, meat, and that classic Grenache hint of hard candy. The red fruit continues on the palate with delightful notes of strawberry, rhubarb, and cranberry, that shine through the oak. Silky in the mouth, excellent body, and delivers front and mid-palate, with a pleasant, lingering finish. Very versatile food pairings—poultry, pasta, grilled veggies. Read the full review on Simple Hedonisms. WHO: Bonny Doon WHAT: Grenache (88%), Cinsault (10%), Syrah (2%) WHERE: Monterey County, California WHEN: 2009 HOW MUCH: $15 Pingback: Tweets that mention 2009 Bonny Doon Vineyard Clos de Gilroy Grenache : PALATE PRESS -- Topsy.com http://www.simplehedonisms.com William Allen – Simple Hedonisms Wine Blog Thanks for posting. URL to full review got lopped off. It was my Wine of the Week, more details in full review at: http://www.simplehedonisms.com/archives/3818 KarlSummerville Great notes, sounds like an interesting wine. Thanks! Have you heard of LoveThis? I’ve started using it to get wine recommendations. They are looking for wine experts, you’d be great for that. Maybe worth checking them out.. http://www.lovethis.com. Keep up the great blog, how do I subscribe? http://www.simplehedonisms.com William Allen – Simple Hedonisms Wine Blog thanks Karl! Both Palate Press and Simple Hedonisms offer RSS and email subscriptions. Sign ups are on the right hand columns of both blogs – cheers!