When we say big we mean BIG, the Department D66 Grenache by Dave Phinney of Orin Swift Cellars at an amazing Costco price. 80% … [Read more...]
The Best French Wine Under $20 - The 2020 Reverse Wine Snob Picks!
If you asked people to list what comes to mind when they think of the country of France, French wine would, without a doubt, be near the top of the list. But there is so much wine that comes from this place (and some of it is so incredibly expensive) that it can be dizzyingly complex to navigate your way around vino from this country.
With 15+ major wine regions in France (like the Rhone Valley and Languedoc), each with their own unique set of rules, it’s no wonder consumers find French wine so confusing. It also doesn't help that most French wines begin with the word "Château" or "Domaine" and have rather similar, old-fashioned looking labels!
In this section, I offer a number of recommendations of my favorite, inexpensive wines from France, all offering tremendous quality. Let's get started on a lifelong journey of exploring the wines of France!
Read on for our list of The Best French Wines Under $20!
A balanced and delicious dry rosé in a distinctive bottle, the Chateau de Berne Inspiration Rosé from Provence. 50% Grenache Noir, … [Read more...]
Why should the Rhone red wines get all the love? The Famille Perrin Cotes du Rhone Reserve Blanc. A blend of Grenache Blanc, … [Read more...]
A tart, sweet and lively Chenin Blanc from Trader Joe's, the Vignobles Lacheteau Vouvray. Hooray for Vouvray! Chenin Blanc from … [Read more...]
Your daily drinking options just got better, the $6.99 Trader Joe's Badet Clement Revelation Cabernet-Merlot Pays d'Oc. Bulk Buy! A … [Read more...]
A little bit meaty, a little bit spicy, a little bit peppery and a lot bit tasty, the Ferraton Pere & Fils Samorens Cotes du Rhone … [Read more...]