Click on any name below for more info including weblinks, email addresses, and info on retailers who carry many of these products.
Please note: We review wine, beer, and spirits. We don’t sell it. Prices may vary significantly due to shipping fees and state taxes, and some items may be hard to find.
93 • Georges Duboeuf 2010 Chiroubles $13.99. Best Buy.
Deep garnet color. Rich enticing aromas of freshly baked cherry pie, lilac and orange frosted spice cake with a supple dry-yet-fruity medium-to-full body and a tangy citrus marmalade, cedar, and roasted nut finish with chewy tannins. A delicious, engaging Beaujolais for all occasions. (tasted on Sep-19-2011)
92 • [yellow tail] 2009 Reserve, Cabernet Sauvignon, South-Eastern Australia $11.99. Best Buy.
Rich aromas of spicy cherry pie with a graham cracker crust, chocolate mint, and pistachio nougat with a rich, fruity medium-full body and a long, juicy, spiced apple, eucalyptus and roasted nut finish. A rich, delicious sipper or table wine that is sure to be a hit. (tasted on Oct-15-2011)
91 • [yellow tail] 2009 Reserve, Shiraz, South-Eastern Australia $11.99. Best Buy.
Deep garnet color. Robust aromas of toffee, blueberry cobbler, and eucalyptus with a plush fruity medium-to-full body and a juicy, cedar and bubblegum spice accented finish. A rich, tasty crowd pleaser that will cover a lot of bases. (tasted on Oct-15-2011)
91 • Van Ruiten 2009 Old Vine, Zinfandel, Lodi $14.99. Best Buy.|Find-a-Wine|
Aromas of chocolate nuts, clay, and dried currants with a supple fruity-yet-dry medium-to-full body and a tangy, pepper, creamy vanilla and apple finish. A nicely balanced sipper. (tasted on Oct-15-2011)