Martin Ray Sauvignon Blanc

Last week, we recommended two wines at Costco for under $7. This week, I discovered two other terrific values for $10 and $11. These two wines are a step above last week's picks. This post, we review the 2017 Martin Ray Russian River Valley Sauvignon … [Continue reading]

Two Wines at Costco – Under $6

For those who seek Good Cheap Vino under $10, here are two we recommend at Costco. From Fetzer comes a well-crafted Merlot for $4.99. In the white wine category, Costco is offering a $5.99 wine from Robleo, one of the few Mexican-owned wineries in … [Continue reading]

Rockpile Zinfandel at BevMo

Rockpile Zinfandel from Rosenblum Rockpile Zinfandel by Rosenblum I don't often shop at BevMo these days. I have not found much in the way of wine bargains that interests me. This past Saturday morning, walking by the Burlingame Avenue BevMo … [Continue reading]

Nexo Garnacha 2015 $4.78

Close out at World Market in Bridge Pointe Nexo Garnacha 2015 - Close Out I discovered the Nexo Garnacha 2015 at my local Cost Plus World Market in the Bridgepointe Shopping Center of San Mateo. The store has a closeout section in their wine … [Continue reading]

Which Nebbiolo Wine?

Nebbiolo Wine Tasting Nebbiolo is an Italian grape grown primarily in the Piedmonte region of Italy. Barolo and Barbaresco, two of Italy's finest wines, are 100% Nebbiolo grape. Nebbiolo is a fussy grape, difficult to grow, but well suited to the … [Continue reading]

Hot to Trot at Trader Joe’s $7.99

The 2016 14 Hands Hot to Trot Red Blend 2016 14 Hands Hot to Trot Smooth Red Blend - Trader Joe's $7.99 The 2016 14 Hands Hot to Trot Smooth Red Blend is from the Columbia Valley and a crazy blend of many grapes. From the 14 Hands Web Tech … [Continue reading]