2014 Bonterra Cabernet Sauvignon – Safeway

2014 Bonterra Cabernet Sauvignon - Organic Grapes

2014 Bonterra Cabernet Sauvignon - Organic Within the last couple of weeks, we took two trips to the Napa Valley to visit some extraordinary wineries. We tasted four Cabernet wines that retailed for well over $100 a bottle. Lucky us!  Maybe you are … [Continue reading]

Luzarda Albariño at Trader Joe’s for $6.99

Luzarda Albariño at T.J.'s

2016 Luzada Albariño - Val do Salnés $6.99 Reviewed by Vintage Wine Taster Joe F The May meeting of our Vintage Wine Tasting Club featured Albariño wines. They were very well received as unique and flavorful wines. Wine taster Mike found this … [Continue reading]

Where to find an excellent Pinot Noir for $16

Talbott Vineyards Kali Hart Pinot Noir

2014 Talbott Kali Hart Pinot Noir I found this wine in two different stores for the same price of $15.99. I stopped in at the St. Helena Safeway in the Napa Valley and purchased a six-pack of wines including one Kali Hart Pinot Noir. With the … [Continue reading]

Force of Nature Zinfandel

The 2014 Force of Nature Zinfandel

2014 Force of Nature Zinfandel - Costco $15.99 The Force of Nature Zinfandel is an action-packed wine with a wild label depicting a tornado striking what appears to be an Italian village. The Force of Nature is a wine produced by Rob Murray, who … [Continue reading]

2016 Kirkland Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc Ti Point Vineyard

2016 Kirkland Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc Ti Point Vineyard

2016 Kirkland Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc Ti Point Vineyard I was very much interested in tasting this wine and comparing it with the Invivo Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc I reviewed on Monday. I was sent a sample of the Invivo; it has a list price of … [Continue reading]

How about a New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc?

Invivio Sauvignon Blanc

2016  Invivo Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc $15.99 Invivo Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough Expands to the U.S. Are you a fan of New Zealand-style Sauvignon Blanc, as in the famous Cloudy Bay Sauvignon Blanc? The 2016  Invivo Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc … [Continue reading]