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Mar 23, 2010 at 12:08am
Added Mar 23, 2010 at 12:08amSan Lorenzo Montepulciano D'Abruzzo. Light body, easy drinking, not astringent, red wine. Pizza or lasagna. Nice acidity. Aromas of leather.
Feb 17, 2010 at 1:51pmCompare and Buy
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Added Feb 17, 2010 at 1:51pmYellow tail chardonnay 2008 Australia. Inexpensive, tropical fruits, simple, crowd pleaser. Not complex, very yellow, brilliant, unoaked.
Feb 12, 2010 at 5:37pm
Added Feb 12, 2010 at 5:37pmChateau Ste Michelle vintage 2008 Riesling Columbia Valley 12% alcohol. Off dry, light body Nice taste for someone new to wine. Good for summer and parties.
Feb 9, 2010 at 2:31pm
Tres Ojos Garnacha 2010
Added Feb 9, 2010 at 2:31pmTres Ojos old vines garnacha 2007. $9.99 Spain, 14.5% alcohol. Clear, purple, dark intensity. Medium aroma intensity, Aromas of tobacco, leather and charred wood, dark fruits. Medium acidity and moderate tannins. rough texture, Not my favorite, ok
Feb 9, 2010 at 12:56pm
Vina Rubican Navarra 2008
Added Feb 9, 2010 at 12:52pmDry rose, clear, rosy pink, aromas of red fruits. High acidity, low tannins, light body. The flavor intensity is a little low for me. The aroma intensity is faint. The alcohol overwhelms the flavors, 13% alcohol.
Jun 25, 2009 at 7:32pm
Added Jun 25, 2009 at 7:32pmvery Bordeaux in style, rustic dark fruit flavors, deep purple, nice and appealing nose intensity, ample fruit intensity, enjoyable taste, nice balance, length fades kind of quickly. I would have to say this is a Great Value at $5.00.
Jun 18, 2009 at 2:31pm
Added Jun 18, 2009 at 2:31pmPale yellow, average aroma, high acidity, dry not complex, light body. Noticeable but light nose intensity, barely noticeable fruit intensity, drinkable, ordinary, fades quickly. Summer sipper, good with light seafoods and shellfish and light cheese and fruits. Similar to Sauvignon Blanc.
Jun 18, 2009 at 2:16pm
Added Jun 18, 2009 at 2:16pmPale yellow in color, light body, crisp with high acidity. Great alternative to Sauvignon Blanc. $11.95 Easy drinking, slight to ample bouquet. Would recommend for light seafood, light cheeses and fruits or for a summer sipper. 11.5% alcohol. Lacks fruit intensity to me but drinkable if you just want a crisp high acid white wine.
May 16, 2009 at 4:09pm
Maipe Torrontés 2008
Added May 16, 2009 at 1:13pmVery pale in color, pleasant aroma, aroma of green apple detected, nice and appealing bouquet. Crisp white wine style. Medium acidity, not complex, light body, slightly off balance, average length. Good introduction wine. Drinkable, basic, everyday type wine. Great for parties and picnics. $9.99
May 16, 2009 at 4:03pm
Added May 12, 2009 at 7:03pmClear, straw color, pleasant bouquet of tropical fruits, fresh fruit, easy drinking style. Comes across as off-dry. High acidity, medium body. Fair value for $6.99. Would recommend for a party. Passable, okay for a pinch, won't knock your socks off. Okay for ordinary , not offensive but moving on.
Added May 12, 2009 at 7:06pm