June 2009

Thornton Syrah 2005

“We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.”  —  Thornton Wilder I became acquainted with Thornton way, way back in the day, shortly after the change-over from Culbertson.  My friend Quinn said they had a terrific blush sparkler.  I gave her the “wow-you-are-the-tackiest-bitch-ever” look, […]

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2008 White X

“I am here to seduce you into a love of life; to help you to become a little more poetic; to help you die to the mundane and the common so that the extraordinary explodes in your life.”  —  Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh Love it!  X marks the spot on this offering.  This was an extrasensory […]

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3rd Corner

logo of the 3rd Corner Third Corner a wine bar and bistro in Encinitas, Pacific Beach and Palm Desert California

“I’d rather have a bottle in front of me, than a frontal lobotomy.”  — Tom Waits One of the Wine Harlots favorite hang-outs is the 3rd Corner in the Lumberyard in Encinitas, California.  It’s a wine shop and restaurant combined.  They have a full-bar (optimal when you have beer or spirits only friends!) and a […]

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Lange Twins Viognier 2008

“Good wine is a necessity of life for me.”  — Thomas Jefferson We don’t know if you can have a crush on a winery, but Wine Harlots love the Lange Twins Family Winery and Vineyards. Not only do they produce delicious juice, but their business practices regarding sustainability are to be emulated.  As a bonus, […]

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Cardinal Zin 2006

label of the former Boony Doon brand Cardinal Zin Beastly Old Vines Zinfandel now owned by Underdog Wine Merchants

“Sins become more subtle as you grow older; you commit sins of despair rather than lust.”  —   Piers Paul Read This is a fun little wine to bring to your next gathering.  From the irreverent name, to the fabulous Ralph Steadman label, you’ll get a lot of play from this one.  Be warned: It’s not […]

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Where in the World Are the Wine Harlots?

Wine Harlots are on hiatus, and will be back June 22, 2009, with more wit, wine and music pairings. Stay tuned to the next Wine Harlot adventure.  Cheers!

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Murphy-Goode Really Goode Job

I need your help to secure a fabulous job at the Murphy-Goode Winery.  It’s a six-month contract paying $10,000 a month plus living accommodations. The title is “Murphy-Goode Wine Country Lifestyle Correspondent” and I will be reporting on the cool lifestyle of Sonoma County Wine Country and, and telling people what I’ve learned about winemaking and of […]

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Kim Crawford Free New Music Downloads

logo of Kim Crawdord wines

“Free is a very good price!”  — Wine Harlot You know how Wine Harlots love music, and how much we love great deals.  Today, you get both.  Surf over to Kim Crawford and download the new season of emerging artists.  Ten new singles, for the price that’s music to the Wine Harlots ears.  Free.  You’ll […]

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