Exploring a sweet wine from Austria, the Welschriesling variety and Noble Rot (Botrytis). 60% Chardonnay and 40% Welschriesling from … [Read more...]
The Best Wines Over $20 - Saturday Splurges!
While we routinely thumb our noses at wines over $20, even we have to admit there are occasions where spending more makes sense. Whether it be a special gift for a wine snob friend, a super low production wine, drinking local, wine travel, tasting at a vineyard or trying out an exclusive region there are times to buy that expensive wine. However, even when we cross that $20 line we still want to make sure we are getting great value!
Here are our picks for when it’s time to splurge - the best wines over $20.
Smooth and silky too... 90% Merlot and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon from Horse Heaven Hills, Columbia Valley, Washington. Aged for 16 months in … [Read more...]
Winemaker Kim Crawford returns with a new label. 100% Pinot Noir from Central Otago, New Zealand. The wine is aged for 11 months in … [Read more...]
100% Tempranillo from Lodi, California. The wine spends 19 months in European oak barrels. SRP of $25 (Saturday Splurge) and available … [Read more...]
From the winery: SRP of $38 and available at that price (Saturday Splurge). Sample submitted for review.100% Chardonnay sparkling … [Read more...]
50% Syrah, 40% Grenache and 10% Carignan from 60 year old vines in Cotes du Roussillon Villages Latour de France, … [Read more...]