Monthly Archives: October 2015

Linked Vineyards has it all.

What makes a good wine story? Is it the people? The place? The grapes? The name? The wine itself? For Linked Vineyards, it’s all of these. Perched on a hillside on the southwestern edge of Knight’s Valley, the Linked Vineyards property overlooks both Napa and Sonoma counties. To say this is a special place is […]

Our top 6 wines from this week’s tastings.

This week’s tasting lineup brought Araujo, Round Pond, Parallel and Furthermore to Wine Spectrum. Here are our top 6 favorite wines from the week. 2012 Araujo ‘Eisele Vineyard’ Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley Wine Spectrum 97, Robert Parker 96-98+: The flagship offering, the 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon Eisele Vineyard is a much longer-term proposition, even for a 2012. […]

Wine Spectrum celebrates 25 years with release of “Cellar of the Century”

PRESS RELEASE October 2, 2015 – Santa Rosa, CA – Wine Spectrum, a direct-to-consumer wine retailer specializing in assisting wine enthusiasts and collectors in finding unique, hard-to-get wines, is celebrating their 25th Anniversary this October. They will mark the anniversary with the “Cellar of the Century Sale” – a once-in-a-lifetime release of the personal cellar […]

Round Pond Winery

  For decades, the MacDonnell family sold off their grapes to the best wineries in Napa. Places like Duckhorn, Honig, Robert Craig, Bressler, and  Vineyard 29 purchase their grapes to make some of the best Cabernets in Napa Valley.  Round Pond Estate, owned and operated today by the second generation of the MacDonnell family, is a […]