Good wine for Halloween party?

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Post #1  Postby Wesley Dorlich » October 4th 2013, 9:40am

Does anyone have ideas for good wine that has a label or name that would fit with a Halloween theme? Nothing that is just marketing or just for Halloween.

Not:
Vampire Merlot

Somthing like this:
Hex vom Dasenstein Spätburgunder
Vin Du Diable Cortaillod
Ghost Block

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Post #2  Postby David K o l i n » October 4th 2013, 9:44am

Zeller Schwartse Katz

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Post #3  Postby Curt Wood » October 4th 2013, 9:46am

Bulls Blood
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Post #4  Postby Jorge Henriquez » October 4th 2013, 9:56am

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Post #5  Postby David M. Bueker » October 4th 2013, 10:02am

Any Orange wine will do.
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Post #6  Postby David M. Bueker » October 4th 2013, 10:02am

And how about anything from Hexamer
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Post #7  Postby David K o l i n » October 4th 2013, 10:03am

From Elk Creek in Kentucky:

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Post #8  Postby PeterH » October 4th 2013, 10:16am

Ghost Pines.
On sale locally for $15-$17


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Post #9  Postby BrianMarshall » October 4th 2013, 10:26am

Phantom by Bogle. Maybe Ghost Horse?
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Post #10  Postby M Hudson » October 4th 2013, 10:26am

Ghost Horse?

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Post #11  Postby M Champney » October 4th 2013, 11:07am

M Hudson wrote:Ghost Horse?

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Yeah, you know, a cheap quaffer, we wouldn’t try to conn you...

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Post #12  Postby Alan Rath » October 4th 2013, 11:08am

How about Leitz's Dragonstone Riesling? Great party wine, not expensive.

http://shop.richardsliquors.com/cgi-bin ... 8b&x=0&y=0
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Post #13  Postby BrianMarshall » October 4th 2013, 12:41pm

M Champney wrote:
M Hudson wrote:Ghost Horse?

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Yeah, you know, a cheap quaffer, we wouldn’t try to conn you...

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Exactly!
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Post #14  Postby K e v i n B. » October 4th 2013, 12:48pm

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R Wines has a number of varietal wines under a label called "Evil" as well...:

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Also, anything from Sleepy Hollow Vineyard??
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Post #15  Postby Phil Wilkins » October 4th 2013, 12:52pm

Not wine but beer, Iron Maiden beer...

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Post #16  Postby Chris Seiber » October 4th 2013, 12:54pm

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Post #17  Postby J. Singleton » October 4th 2013, 1:07pm

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Post #18  Postby David Glasser » October 4th 2013, 1:12pm

EMH Black Cat Cabernet.
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Post #19  Postby Zev R » October 4th 2013, 2:20pm

There's a GC in Alsace named Frankstein. Close enough?
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Post #20  Postby Charlie Rogers » October 4th 2013, 7:49pm

Twisted Oak River of Skulls fits and is a decent Mourvedre
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Post #21  Postby Chaya Bennett » October 4th 2013, 9:13pm

Twisted Sisters, Chronic Cellars?
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Post #22  Postby Kevin M L » October 4th 2013, 10:55pm

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Post #23  Postby Veronica Castro » October 4th 2013, 11:19pm

Disclaimer: we sell this.

Les Heretiques. Faintly demonic-ish label. 100% Carignan, and under $10. It's actually good wine.
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Post #25  Postby Markus S » October 8th 2013, 5:43pm

Retsina - stick it in a black bottle and watch the people's reactions. Ought to be fun.
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Post #26  Postby Jane Crabill » October 8th 2013, 7:14pm

Monster Vineyards in British Columbia.
https://secure2.shadowfax.bc.ca/poplarg ... onster.php
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Post #27  Postby E.Todd » October 8th 2013, 7:15pm

We open a bottle of Ghost Block every year on Halloween. It started on a whim, and has become a tradition we all look forward to.
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Post #28  Postby Jane Crabill » October 8th 2013, 7:18pm

Ocean's Ghost Pinor Noir from Babcock Winery, estate grown, Santa Rita Hills.
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Post #29  Postby Al R » October 8th 2013, 8:54pm

Another Charles Smith wine is a good choice (pricey but really excellent, plus a cool label):

King Coal

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Post #30  Postby George Tita » October 8th 2013, 11:02pm

Zev R wrote:There's a GC in Alsace named Frankstein. Close enough?

Beat me to it - Florian Beck-Hartweg makes Riesling, Pinot Gris and Gewürztraminer from GC "Frankstein", which folks often read as "Frankenstein"...
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Post #31  Postby Ron Erickson » October 9th 2013, 7:20am

Bogle's Phantom, or anything by Michief and Mayhem

I think we did a few years ago too.
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Post #32  Postby Barry IncaRoads Sheck » October 9th 2013, 10:37am

I suppose this would be an appropriate bag to bring whatever wine you choose to that Halloween party...
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Post #33  Postby Peter Shurman » October 12th 2013, 5:27pm

Charlie Rogers wrote:Twisted Oak River of Skulls fits and is a decent Mourvedre
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good call Sir Charles, we've been drinking this wine every Halloween for the past few years.
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