RED BLENDS

    Chateau Jean Faux Sainte-Ragonde Bordeaux Superieur 2009 - The Real Thing

    Truly a tasty wine. 80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Franc from Bordeaux, France. SRP of $30 and purchased for $17.99. 4,000 cases produced. Imported by Signature Jeffrey M. Davies Selections. From the bottle: "Pascal Collotte's south facing hillside vineyard sits across the Do...

    14 readers - By The Reverse Wine Snob

    Monte Ducay Reserva 2009 - Trader Joe's Strikes Again

    BULK BUY! An excellent pick from an often overlooked region, Carinena. A blend of Tempranillo, Garnacha and Cabernet Sauvignon from Carinena, Aragon, Spain. Available exclusively at Trader Joe's for $6.99. Sample submitted for review. From the bottle: "Monte Ducay vineya...

    13 readers - By The Reverse Wine Snob

      Season 3 Episode 36

      Northwest Wine Night.com - - 11 readers - SEASON 3 FINALE:   Can you believe it?  Summer’s here which means we’ve arrived at the end of our season.  Thank you for watching and for your support, and we’ll be back in September with an all-new Season 4 of Northwest Wine ...

      Domaine Mas Du Bouquet 2009 Vacqueyras

      The Wit Is Out - - 5 readers - This Grand Vin de la Vallée du Rhone red blend of 60% Grenache, 30% Syrah and 10% Mourvedre sells for $16 and has an ABV of 14.5%. The Domaine Mas Du Bouquet 2009 Vacqueyras was a nice surprise as I had no preconceived notio...

      Hook & Ladder Winery The Tillerman 2011

      Bacchus and Beery - - 3 readers - Hook & Ladder Winery The Tillerman 2011, Red Table Wine, Russian River Valley, Sonoma County, CA, $20 – Rating 91 This blend of 43% Cabernet Sauvignon, 22% Cabernet Franc, 18% Sangiovese and 16% Merlot is a superb go-to ...

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      Monte Ducay Reserva 2009 - Trader Joe's Strikes Again

      …BULK BUY! An excellent pick from an often overlooked region, Carinena. A blend of Tempranillo, Garnacha and Cabernet Sauvignon from Carinena, Aragon, Spain. Available exclusively at Trader Joe's for $6.99. Sample submitted for review. From the bottle: "Monte Ducay vineyard is located in a beautiful landscape, with stony, sandy and light…

      13 readers - By The Reverse Wine Snob

      Chateau Jean Faux Sainte-Ragonde Bordeaux Superieur 2009 - The Real Thing

      …Truly a tasty wine. 80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Franc from Bordeaux, France. SRP of $30 and purchased for $17.99. 4,000 cases produced. Imported by Signature Jeffrey M. Davies Selections. From the bottle: "Pascal Collotte's south facing hillside vineyard sits across the Dordogne River from Castillon-La-Bataille. It is planted in clay…

      14 readers - By The Reverse Wine Snob

      Domaine Mas Du Bouquet 2009 Vacqueyras

      … This Grand Vin de la Vallée du Rhone red blend of 60% Grenache, 30% Syrah and 10% Mourvedre sells for $16 and has an ABV of 14.5%. The Domaine Mas Du Bouquet 2009 Vacqueyras was a nice surprise as I had no preconceived notions when I purchased this wine – I’m getting better at this as I get older & wiser. Aromas of dark cherry, dark plum…

      5 readers - By The Wit Is Out

      Esporao Assobio Douro 2011 - More Beautiful Than Ever

      …BULK BUY! Another excellent wine from Esporao. A blend of 40% Tinta Roriz, 40% Touriga Franca and 20% Touriga Nacional from Douro, Portugal. This review is sponsored by CorkExclusive where you can get the Esporao Quinta dos Murcas Assobio 2011 for just $12.99 plus FREE SHIPPING on any order! 2,700 cases produced. Imported by Aidil Wines &…

      11 readers - By The Reverse Wine Snob

      Season 3 Episode 36

      … SEASON 3 FINALE:   Can you believe it?  Summer’s here which means we’ve arrived at the end of our season.  Thank you for watching and for your support, and we’ll be back in September with an all-new Season 4 of Northwest Wine Night: The Internet Show.  Before we go, we leave with with two delicious bottles of Red Blend, AND a Northwest Wine Night…

      11 readers - By Northwest Wine Night.com

      Hook & Ladder Winery The Tillerman 2011

      … Hook & Ladder Winery The Tillerman 2011, Red Table Wine, Russian River Valley, Sonoma County, CA, $20 – Rating 91 This blend of 43% Cabernet Sauvignon, 22% Cabernet Franc, 18% Sangiovese and 16% Merlot is a superb go-to red wine that has endless pairing possibilities. A nose of dark cherry, blackberry, blueberry, spice and smoke. A soft…

      3 readers - By Bacchus and Beery

      Frappato

      … to Google part of a wine label to see if it's a grape or a brand name for a winery. Accordingly, it was fortuitous that I stumbled across this Italian red a while ago. 1619.  2012 Caruso & Minini - Terre di Giumara - Frappato Nerello Mascalese (Terre Siciliane IGT - Sicily - Italy) Caruso & Minini is one of a new breed of smaller…

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