Gamay Noir from Slovenia? An unexpected combination that is startlingly delicious. The Gonc 1 Gamay.100% Gamay from 20-55 year old … [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 then are our picks for when it’s time to splurge: The best wines over $20 - Saturday Splurges!
A wine region on Lake Michigan makes some marvelous Cab Franc, the 2 Lads Cabernet Franc from Old Mission Peninsula.85% Cabernet … [Read more...]
An excellent, drink me now rendition of Brunello at a great Costco price, the Kirkland Signature Brunello di Montalcino.100% … [Read more...]
Splurging on a fantastic GSM blend from the Rhone, the Domaine Des Bosquets Gigondas.70% Grenache, 20% Syrah and 10% Mourvedre and … [Read more...]
Tasting the 30th Anniversary edition of an iconic and soon to be re-styled wine, the Bonny Doon Vineyard Le Cigare Volant.55% … [Read more...]
Putting Tenet #3 of Reverse Wine Snobbery into action reveals a great wine from an unexpected place!80% Cabernet Franc, 14% Cabernet … [Read more...]