Listed below are recent critical reviews of Kalin Cellar's Wines.
Departures Magazine and Richard Nalley think that Kalin Cellars is California's Stealth Winery
Stephen Tanzer - May/June 2007 International Wine Cellar Review of the 1997 Livermore Valley Semillon. and 1997 Cuvee DD Sonoma Pinot Noir.
See what Jon Bonnè, San Francisco Chronicle, has to say about Kalin Semillon - Time to Pay Attention to Semillon
See what James Ricci, Los Angeles Times, has to say about Kalin Cellars Long Life
See what John Gilman, View from the Cellar, has to say about Kalin Chardonnays and Semillon
Wine Enthusiast Selected Quince Restaurant (San Francisco) as One of the 100 Best Wine Restaurants of 2011. Quince Selected Kalin 1999 Pinot Noir as One of Three Featured Wines for the Award.
See what John Gilman, View from the Cellar, has to say about a Historic Tasting of Kalin Cellars Wines
See what Jon Bonne, San Francisco Chronicle, has to say about Kalin Semillon and the Livermore Valley
See what John GIlman, View from the Cellar, has to say about the new Kalin Stealth Cuvee 1993 Chardonnay "Le Darryl"
See What Bloomberg has to say about the Best White Wine for Aging
See What John Gilman and Robert Parker have to say about recent Kalin Cellars releases
Two Kalin Cellars wines were selected as Decanter's Top Wines of 2015
See what Dorothy J. Gaiter, who conceived and wrote The Wall Street Journal's wine column, "Tastings," from 1998 to 2010 with her husband, John Brecher has to say about Kalin Chardonnays
See what Bloomberg Wine Critic Elin McCoy, who spent a year drinking some of the most delicious wines in the world, found as the 50 Best Wines Under $50.
Only seven of them were American wines and one was 1995 Kalin Cellars Cuvée CH Sonoma Coast Chardonnay.
February, 1997 - Kalin Cellars 1991 Cuvée LD Chardonnay was served at a dinner honoring the former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
April, 1997 - Kalin Cellars 1992 Cuvée DD Sonoma Pinot Noir was served at a White House state dinner for Canadian Prime Minister Jean Chretien.
February, 1999 - Kalin Cellars 1994 Cuvée D Sonoma Chardonnay was served at a White House state lunch for President Jacques Chirac of France.
The Boston Restaurant "Les Zygomates" combines lobster bisque and Kalin Cellars
1993 Sauvignon Blanc Reserve.
Guide Michelin/Gayot has selected the 1993 Cuvée LV Sonoma Chardonnay as one of the top rated American artisinal wines.
The San Francisco Chronicle picked the 1993 Livermore Valley Semillon as one of the Top 100 Wines of 2000.
See the latest Kool Kalin News on the Blogosphere
See the Kalin Cellars 1994 Cuvee W Livermore Valley Chardonnay Video - Palate
Kalin Cellars 1997 Potter Valley Sauvignon Blanc and Salad - Melting Teapot
Kalin Cellars Semillon and Turkey - Vail Daily (Jarrett Osborn)
Kalin Cellars Sauvignon Blanc - Wine Berserkers (Brian Buzzini)
Kalin Cellars Wines at the Aspen Food & Wine Classic
Kalin Cellars Sauvignon Blanc - What Pairs with Fried Foot and Scotch Eggs at Breslin (New York)
Kalin Cellars 1994 Cuvee W Livermore Valley Chardonnay - Wine Reflections
Kalin Cellars Cuvee W Livermore Valley Chardonnay was Gayot's Favorite Wine at the Spago Food & Wine Festival (Tara de Lis)
Surprising Middle-Aged Californians - Jay McInerney - Wall Street Journal (Kalin Sauvignon Blanc)
Wine to Make You Forget Burgundy (Kalin Pinot Noir)
Forbes Artisan Wines - Richard Nalley (Kalin Semillon)
Kalin Cellars Wines at Uncle Yu's Livermore
Kalin Cellars Cuvee W Chardonnay - Supplewine
Basic Juice - Make Wine Work for You (Kalin for Mature Audiences) and... Red, White & Bubbly
Kalin Semillon - Naughty Mature Hotty (Rouge is the New Black)
Mondosapore (Kalin Sauvignon Blanc Reserve)
Bigger than Your Head - Several Cheers for Eccentricity
Super Helmet 7
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Kalin Cellars will participate in the 37th Annual Food & Wine Classic at Aspen, Colorado from June 15 - 17, 2018. We will be presenting the 2001 Livermore Valley Sauvignon Blanc Reserve, 1995 Cuvée CH Sonoma Valley Chardonnay and 1999 Cuvée DD Sonoma Pinot Noir.
Kalin Cellars participated in the 2016 "Celebrate the Craft" in San Diego, California on October 30. We presented the 1995 Cuvée W Livermore Valley Chardonnay and 2001 Livermore Valley Sauvignon Blanc Reserve.
Kalin Cellars will participated in the 2017 Evening on The Beach at the Jonathan Beach Club, Los Angeles on September 14.
We presented the 2001 Livermore Valley Sauvignon Blanc Reserve, 1995 Cuvée CH Sonoma Coast Chardonnay and 1999 Cuvée DD Sonoma Pinot Noir.
Kalin Cellars participated in the 2010 Wolfgang Puck and Barbara Lazaroff 28th Annual American Festival at Universal Studios Backlot on September 25, 2010. We presented the 1995 Cuvée LD Sonoma Chardonnay Chardonnay and 1998 Cuvée DD Sonoma Pinot Noir. Wolfgang Puck featured the Pinot Noir on a live TV broadcast from the festival.
The James Beard Foundation sponsored a dinner on Wednesday May 14, 2003 featuring the food of Chef Michael Stebner from Nine-Ten Restaurant, San Diego and rare Kalin Cellars wines including Cuvee Rose Sparkling Wine, 1987 Cuvee W Livermore Valley Chardonnay, 1981 Santa Barbara Merlot and 1982 Botrytis Mendocino Riesling. More details are available here!
The James Beard Foundation sponsored a dinner on July 29, 2002 featuring the food of Chef Bruno Davaillon from Encore at The St. Regis, Los Angeles and Kalin Cellars 1995 Livermore Valley Semillon.
The James Beard Foundation sponsored a dinner on March 1, 2000 featuring the food of Chef Morou Ouattara from Red Sage Restaurant and Kalin Cellars 1988 Cuvée Rose Sparkling Wine.