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Wine of the Week: Fetzer 2010 Crimson Red Blend


Posted on October 9


I made the acquaintance of a delicious 2010 red blend recently from Fetzer Vineyards called “Crimson.” A captivating and well-balanced quaff, it’s composed of Syrah, Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon and Petite Sirah. Spicy and surprisingly jammy, this well-balanced red offers lots of forward ripe brambly flavors (raspberry, blackberry, black currant) with zingy acidity and a slow, powerful finish that leaves some tobacco and leather notes lingering enticingly on the palate. This engaging blend would work well with grilled sausage, venison, and barbecued ribs; or pair it with dry Monterey Jack cheese and a rustic ratatouille.

 

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Hair Wars for HeartSong Animal Rescue

Hair Wars for HeartSong Animal Rescue

Local hair salons put their talents on display during the third annual Hair Wars Saturday, April 24 2015 at the Morgan Creek Golf Club in Roseville. Proceeds from the event benefited HartSong, a rescue program that provides care for special needs animals.

Published: Saturday, April 25, 2015