Costco delivers yet again with this authentic (grand cru) Champagne at an unheard of price, the Kirkland Signature Champagne Brut.A … [Read more...]
The Best French Wine Under $20 - The 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!
Splurging on a fantastic GSM blend from the Rhone, the Domaine Des Bosquets Gigondas.70% Grenache, 20% Syrah and 10% Mourvedre and … [Read more...]
Sit back, relax and enjoy the Elicio Grenache-Merlot.65% Merlot and 35% Grenache from the Méditérranée appellation in the Rhone … [Read more...]
A solidly satisfying Southern Rhone bargain from Costco, the Kirkland Signature Gigondas.75% Grenache, 20% Syrah and 5% Mourvedre … [Read more...]
A combination of two under-appreciated grapes that is not to be missed! The Bulk Buy rated Gerard Bertrand Minervois.60% Syrah and … [Read more...]
We haven't always been big fans of Beaujolais, but the 90 Plus Cellars Lot 158 is definitely the good stuff!Gamay from the villages … [Read more...]