Cheers!UnWindWine.comEnjoy!
"A feast is made for laughter, and wine makes life merry"~ Ecclesiastes 10:19
About Rick's WineSiteâ„¢ ~
Making wine fun and easy ~ People who know me know I taste, read & write about, buy & trade wine on a regular basis. Folks regularly ask me what I am drinking or buying. This site shares my wine experiences: wines you can find now, great wines, great values, wines from my cellar, restaurant experiences, and wine reference tools.
See my Getting Started - Wine Tasting 101!
TwitterGet Alerts of Rick's BlogSpot Wine Journal real~time on Twitter at http://twitter.com/unwindwineBlogspot
Latest update alerts on Twitter include real~time updates from CellarTracker.unwindWine Blog
GetWineOnline.com
Rick's Wine Tasting Journal
- ten+ years of tasting nostes
Getting Started - Wine Tasting 101!
Wine Region Maps
Wine Bottle Sizes Explained
Rick's Wine Cellar
Cellar Wine List  
Wine Ratings and Reviewers
Learn about different Wine Glasses
Wine wav files

Wine Labels Library
Key to Wine Terms
Rick's Wine Book Library
Rick's WineSites Links
Rick's Wine Travel Destination Links
Rick's
UnWindWine Blog WineForum
Rick's Wine Merchants' Links
WINE PL8's or not
Rick's Wine
Producers' Links
OTBN
 More Rick's 'tweets' ...
Wine Spectator Cover - June 15, 2001
Rick's Interview

Check out Rick's feature in Wine Spectator Magazine
Each month this leading publication features a collector in their Collecting column. Rick was the featured collector in the
  June 15th, 2001 issue.

Wine Spectator

 Current Issue

See Rick's Naperville wine-list
comments in
Naperville Magazine.

Index of Featured Producers and Wines on Rick's WineSite
Australia
California France Italy   New York & Washington State Other

  
  

Having trouble pronouncing those French, German, Italian wine or varietal names?
Check out wine wav files.

Wine Events and Travel ...

Featured Producers - These wine events and wine country travel highlight producers are featured on Rick's WineSiteâ„¢. We have visited, hosted or attended an event with them. And we collect and drink their wine such that we have a page dedicated to them and their wine. (Work in progress).

Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux Release Tour Chicago 2017
Castello Banfi Wine Producer Dinner at Vivere, Italian Village Chicago
'Pour Boys' Italian Village Wine Dinner
Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux Chicago 2016
Association de Grands Crus Classes de Saint Emilion Tasting Event Chicago
Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture Tour Wine Dinner
Chicago Cityscape Wine Dinner 2015
OTBN - Open That Bottle Night 2015
Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux Chicago 2015 - highlights
OTBN - Open That Bottle Night 2014
Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux (UGC) 2011 Vintage Release Tasting Chicago 2014
Wine Spectator Grand Tour Chicago 2013 - (Blog post at http://unwindwine.blogspot.com/)
Napa Wine Experience 2013
Napa Wine Experience 2013 - Arns Estate (Blog post at http://unwindwine.blogspot.com/)
Napa Wine Experience 2013 - David Arthur - Blog post at http://unwindwine.blogspot.com/
Napa Wine Experience 2013 - Hall Rutherford Estate Blogpost at http://unwindwine.blogspot.com/
Napa Wine Experience 2013 - Signorello (Blog post  http://unwindwine.blogspot.com/)
Napa Wine Experience 2013 - Trefethen
OTBN - Open That Bottle Night 2013
OTBN - Open That Bottle Night 2013
Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux Chicago - 2010 Vintage Release Tasting - 2013
Niagara on the Lake Wine Experience 2012 - Inniskillin
Niagara on the Lake Wine Experience 2012 - Jackson-Triggs
New York Finger Lakes Wine Experience 2012 - Billsboro Winery
New York Finger Lakes Wine Experience 2012 - Dr Konstantin Frank Wine Cellars
New York Finger Lakes Wine Experience 2012 - Keuka Lake Vineyards
New York Finger Lakes Wine Experience 2012 - Ravines Wine Cellars and Vineyards
Lake Erie Wine District 2012
OTBN 2012 Redux - Summer Cookout Wine Night
OTBN - Open That Bottle Night 2012

Wine Spectator Grand Tour Chicago 2011

Constant Diamond Mountain Winery - Napa Valley - Spring 2011
Diamond Creek Vineyards - Diamond Mtn - Napa Valley - Spring 2011

Godspeed Vineyards - Mt Veeder, Napa Valley 2011

Lagier-Meredith Vineyards - Mt Veeder Napa Valley - Spring 2011

Mayacamas Mt Veeder Napa Valley Winery - Spring 2011

Rubissow Mt Veeder Napa Valley Vineyards - Spring '11

Yates Family Winery - Mt Veeder, Napa Valley, Spring 2011

Robert Craig Napa Valley Wines - Mt Veeder Tasting - Spring 2011

Linden Vineyards Winery - Fauquier County, Blue Ridge Mountains, Linden, Virginia

Naked Mountain Vineyards - Fauquier County, Blue Ridge Mountains, Markham, Virginia

Fantesca Estate & WInery - Napa Valley Spring Mountain - Autumn '09

Cliff Lede Stag's Leap District Vineyard & Winery Visit - Autumn '09

Chappellet Vineyards, Pritchett Hill, Napa Valley - Autumn '09

Robert Craig Howell Mountain Harvest Party '09

Freemark Abbey Winery Napa '09

Benziger Family Winery - Sonoma Valley - Autumn '09

Sonoma Harvest '09 - Chateau St Jean

Wine Spectator Grand Tour Chicago 2009

Sonoma Valley Wine Experience 2009

Binny's Wine Expo - Judgment of Paris Tasting

Binny's Wine Expo - Erinn Benzinger of Benzinger Family Winery

Binny's Wine Expo Highlights 

Sonoma Valley Wine Experience 2009 - Chateau St Jean

Napa Howell Moutain Wine Experience 2008 - Dunn

Napa Howell Mountain Wine Experience 2008 - Robert Craig

Napa Howell Mountain Wine Experience 2008 - Ladera

Napa Howell Mountain Wine Experience 2008 - Lamborn.

Napa Howell Moutain Wine Experience 2008 - Viader

Napa Wine Experience 2007 - Fantesca Estate & Winery

Napa Wine Experience 2007 - Keenan Winery

An Evening with Duane Hoff of Fantesca Estate Winery

Champagne Wine Experience 2006

Binny's Cellar Tasting Extravaganza

An evening with Edouard Moueix - Dominus Vertical Tasting

An evening with Delia Viader

Alsace Wine Tasting - Embassy of France, WDC

Napa Valley Comes to Chicago with "The Bounty Hunter"

Darioush - Domaine de Chevalier Gala Dinner

Gaja tasting - An Evening with Angelo Gaja

Napa Wine Experience 2003 - Darioush

Napa Wine Experience 2003 - Del Dotto

Napa Valley Wine Experience 2003 - Quintessa

Napa Valley Wine Experience 2003 - Provenance Vineyards

Napa Valley Wine Experience 2003 - Hall Vineyards

Napa Valley Wine Experience 2003 - Lokoya

Napa Valley Wine Experience 2003 - White Cottage

Rhone/Provence Wine Experience

Napa Wine Experience 2002  - Venge Vineyards, Rossini Ranch

Napa Wine Experience 2002 - Duckhorn

Chicago Napa Wine Night - 02

New York Long Island Wine Experience 2001

Washington Wine Experience 2000

Chateauneuf-Du-Pape, AOC Wine Experience  
Gigondas, AOC Chateau Longue-Toque, Gigondas
Segurat Le Ville Segurat
Vayqueras, AOC Chateau Fourmone
Vence, Provence, Cote d’ Azure
Chateau St. Martin, Vence, - PLATINUM SAPPHIRE Team Dinner
Images of Chateauneuf Du Pape and Provence

Fifth Annual Napa Wine Experience 1999

Napa Valley Wine Experience 1999 - Del Dotto
Napa Valley Wine Experience 1999 - Robert Craig
Napa Valley Wine Experience 1999 - Clark Claudon
Napa Valley Wine Experience 1999 - Paradigm
Napa Valley Wine Experience 1999 - Plumpjack
Napa Valley Wine Experience 1999 - Pride

Napa Wine Experience 98

Napa Wine Experience 98 - Elan
Napa Wine Experience 98 - Opus One
Napa Wine Experience 98 - Robert Craig

Mosel Ruhr Saar Wine Experience


Wine News

Having trouble pronouncing those French, German, Italian wine or varietal names?
Check out wine wav files.

Refer to Vintage Charts to assess wines.

Visit my WineBlog and share your views, reviews, tips, wine finds.

unwindwine.blogspot.com

Mail.gif (2663 bytes)

Back to top

This page lasted updated 02/19/17
Cars Chicago

DineSite

Faith FLW Library Links McNees Naperville Photography Sports

TechSite

Travel WineSite
Click for Naperville, Illinois Forecast www.unwindwine.com
www.McNees.org
www.McNees.net 

 R & L McNees Family Website - Naperville, Illinois USA © 1999-2015 All Rights Reserved. Last updated 12/19/2015 Best viewed Get Firefox - the broswer you can trust