Archive for the 'Great Press' Category

3 Wine Guys Podcast for Selene Wines

Saturday, May 15th, 2010

Just another day at the office. I’m working on renewing licenses for all the states that run on a fiscal year, (and let me tell you there are a lot) while Mia is tasting the 2009 Sauvignon Blanc and the 2008 Merlot, so she can finish up the tasting notes for both wines. I know […]

Frediani Merlot Vertical Tasting

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010

Once or twice a year, Mia and I do vertical tastings of our wines. This is pretty important for a number of reasons. Mia wants to see how the wines are evolving in bottle. Once in a while we get asked how an older vintage of Selene is doing, and where it is at now. […]

Selene Sauvignon Blanc

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

I’m happy to report the 2009 Selene Sauvignon Blanc was bottled in March, and it’s mighty tasty! The blend from this year’s yeast trials came together nicely! You might remember that Mia used three different yeasts for the 2009 Sauvignon Blanc in stainless steel barrels, and three different French Coopers, so she had six lots […]

Nice Merlots!

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

It’s great to be in good company. I can’t think of a better way to enjoy an evening than a great lineup of Merlots. Check out this Merlot tasting on “For My Love of Wine” blog. Mia and I are going to do a Selene Vertical Merlot tasting this week. We are going to focus […]

Lucky Number 13!

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009

Maybe you don’t think the number 13 is lucky, but right now, Mia and I do! The Wine Enthusiast Magazine released their Top 100 Cellar Selections and guess who is lucky number 13? Score 95 points: Selene 2005 Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa Valley); From Mia Klein, this is a seriously good Cabernet Sauvignon, even better than […]

2004 Chesler Red Wine

Thursday, May 15th, 2008

We are excited about the release of our 2004 Chesler Napa Valley Red Wine.  Tracy and I have poured this at a few recent events, and the feedback has been incredible.  We even have these great reviews we wanted to share with you: Robert Parker’s The Wine Advocate #174, December 2007 Displaying even more style […]

Web Tasting Room

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

Mia Klein of Selene Wines is the visiting winemaker at the new website. This new website gives you a chance to sit in on a wine tasting with the winemaker!  They discuss the wines, their winery and even a little bit about themselves. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the wine and the winemaker behind a […]

King of Carneros

Friday, January 25th, 2008

Selene has been buying grapes from Larry Hyde since the beginning.  As you may know, the 2006 Selene Sauvignon Blanc celebrates 15 years of Sauvignon Blanc from Hyde Vineyards. The San Francisco Chronicle calls Larry the King of Carneros in this article that gives you a chance to learn more about the man growing the Sauvignon Blanc for Selene. […]

Wine Spectator’s “On Harvest with …..”

Tuesday, October 16th, 2007

Wine Spectator follows the grape harvest every season by staying in touch with winemakers. This year they interviewed winemakers who specialize in certain varieties, right in the middle of harvest!  Mia is the winemaker representing the Sauvignon Blanc Harvest. Check out On Harvest with …  Mia Klein on Wine Spectator.

Wine Spectator Video

Sunday, July 1st, 2007

We have a new video up on the Wine Spectator site. Just click PLAY to see it. BTW, comments are now open on this blog.