Shared by Rocky Menge, The Wine Guy | Palmetto Wine Sellers Chile is not the first country that comes to mind when you think of quality wine. It’s not even the first one you think of in this hemisphere. All of this is understandable. Even though wine has been produced for centuries in Chile, for most … Continue reading Featured Region: Maipo Valley, Chile
I like my wine easy. I haven't acquired a taste for dry wines yet, and I don't care for wines that are so sweet that you might as well be drinking Kool-Aid. I like something that tastes wonderful and I could easily drink the whole bottle, no prob. My new friend and wine-mentor, Rocky Menge, … Continue reading Domaine Pétroni, Vin de Corse Blanc 2016
Thanks to everyone for making 2018 a great year for Palmetto Wine Sellers! I can't tell you how happy it's made me to help people learn an appreciation for wine and how to choose a favorite grape, or vintage or label. If you'd like to start on your journey into wine appreciation, then sign up … Continue reading Thanks for a Great Year!
Turkey Day Vino Guest post by Rocky "The Wine Guy" Menge, of Palmetto Wine Sellers Friends, we are now at that time of year where holiday mayhem begins. That time of year where mental and physical exhaustion does battle with the fun of being with family and friends. Even though Christmas commercials started playing on TV … Continue reading Wines for the Holidays
Palmetto Wine Sellers 2218 Devine Street | 803.714.3320 Gardener Media recently attended a wine tasting at Palmetto Wine Sellers on Devine Street. Palmetto Wine Sellers provides the Midlands with a unique, modern, and more personal way to buy wine. Rocky "The Wine Guy" Menge is the establishment’s founder. He'll act as your own personal sommelier, by consulting with … Continue reading You Have to Try This Place: Palmetto Wine Sellers
From Rocky, The Wine Guy (Palmetto Wine Sellers) For the longest time I believed the last wine I would every offer to my clients is a big alcohol fueled jammy red Zinfandel. I have long felt these wines were the antithesis of what a good wine should taste like. Yesterday, I was proven wrong when I … Continue reading Zinfandel Reserve
Palmetto Wine Sellers Palmetto Wine Sellers on Devine Street is not your typical wine store; they don’t have a large retail space or lots of inventory. Instead, they search various outlets for wines that are unique and not commonly available, then offer them to you through tastings and on their website. PWS' Head Wine Guy, … Continue reading Seasonal Red Wines
by Rocky Menge September 18, 2018 I recently had the pleasure of tasting 7 wines from Morgan Vineyards in California. The vineyard is located in the Santa Lucia Highlands. Close to Monterey and the Pacific, Morgan is the highest altitude vineyard in California. This gives these wines an intense flavor with well balanced acidity. … Continue reading Two Winners from the Santa Lucia Highlands of California