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by Michae1 P0wers
April 3rd, 2020, 8:47 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2014 Château Lanessan (France, Bordeaux, Médoc, Haut-Médoc)
Replies: 66
Views: 3425

Re: TN: 2014 Château Lanessan (France, Bordeaux, Médoc, Haut-Médoc)

CJ Beazley wrote:
April 3rd, 2020, 7:31 am
I have .750’s of these I'm waiting a few years on, I’d love to have em in halfs.
I've found it's already drinking well in 750, but will improve. I should probably find more of these, but have bought more '16s instead due to finding some very good pricing.
by Michae1 P0wers
April 3rd, 2020, 6:27 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Gonon 2015
Replies: 247
Views: 8944

Re: Gonon 2015

Those are after-market prices though, I think. Of course. Still a wild price for that wine. I think with the case discount that wine was still under $20 until about 2012. I used to buy a case every vintage. It can be outrageously good. That said, I don’t think it holds up well enough over time to b...
by Michae1 P0wers
April 3rd, 2020, 5:08 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Gonon 2015
Replies: 247
Views: 8944

Re: Gonon 2015

Was looking at notes on some of older vintages of the Iles de Feray that are still in my cellar yesterday on CT, so I clicked to see what it was selling for these days. Very few listings, only '15 - '17, and prices were $80-90. It's a really nice wine, but that price is crazy. I wouldn't pay that fo...
by Michae1 P0wers
April 2nd, 2020, 6:42 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Mountain Lions
Replies: 53
Views: 4760

Re: Mountain Lions

Again, as I understand it, that's gonna be about $75K to $125K for that little girl to get a round of rabies immunoglobulin boosters. That sounds like Nathan math to me. The rest of us will have to run the conversion into regular math. For instance, "no good Chardonnay for less than $100" in regula...
by Michae1 P0wers
April 1st, 2020, 5:55 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 349
Views: 26666

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

Michael, Have you found anything worthy recently? Their MO availability and pricing has always been so abysmal that it's become less and less productive to hunt for deals to use these coupons on, so I have given up. But I accept hot tips from locals with similar palates... [cheers.gif] Dave, I have...
by Michae1 P0wers
April 1st, 2020, 5:28 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 349
Views: 26666

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

Thanks for the heads up re Rakuten. Ordered some Laroque 2018 futures and used a separate 50/150 coupon for 5 of the ardanza reserve riojas. With stewardship, coupon and rakuten, tough to beat that deal! Which 50/150 worked? Thanks. Dennis, they had FBSPIR50 on the site banner today but that one wa...
by Michae1 P0wers
March 27th, 2020, 4:23 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Beaujolais for drinking at release?
Replies: 29
Views: 922

Re: Beaujolais for drinking at release?

I love my Beaujolais baby fresh. Like my Kabinett! And I’m not talking Nouveau, I’m talking the Crus. I only hold a select few for more serious aging, like Roilette. I agree. I prefer the fresher style, which is making these hot vintages tough. Thivin, particularly the Brouilly (as opposed to the C...
by Michae1 P0wers
March 27th, 2020, 9:54 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Hacks for evaluating current release wine
Replies: 39
Views: 1741

Re: Hacks for evaluating current release wine

What gets me is how professional tasters can foresee the future of a wine that on release is tight, tannic, acidic etc. I opened a 2016 Barbaresco last night that is light to medium bodied, lots of tannin and very acidic with underlying powerful sweet red fruit and some noticeable oak. And this mor...
by Michae1 P0wers
March 25th, 2020, 4:00 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 349
Views: 26666

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

BTW, I have a new version of my Chrome extension to cherry-pick wines from retailers. DM if interested. But with stewardship + promos + national shipping, it's hard to beat wine.com right now, so I'm putting my energy there. Many of the wines on Wine.com (some are competitively priced) are priced 1...
by Michae1 P0wers
March 24th, 2020, 8:53 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2017 beaucastel
Replies: 22
Views: 1494

Re: 2017 beaucastel

Cool, thanks. I liked the 2016 very much. Incidentally, I preferred the 2016 Coudoulet over the 2017. I'd seen people on this board suggest that the '17 Coudoulet isn't particularly strong, but a bottle last night was very good. Seemed to be showing all Mourvedre for the most part - a good thing in...
by Michae1 P0wers
March 23rd, 2020, 12:11 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Since when was entry level Meursault so damn expensive?
Replies: 87
Views: 5953

Re: Since when was entry level Meursault so damn expensive?

If you really want a Chardonnay, I've never had a pre-moxed Champagne, Oregon, nor German. I like Cameron, Vincent, and Walter Scott for Oregon. I love Walter Scott! Sadly even that's out of my price range on a regular basis. May have to stick with Mosel, Vouvray, Sancerre, and Savennieres - I seem...
by Michae1 P0wers
March 23rd, 2020, 10:20 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 349
Views: 26666

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

Doubt Wine.com will be issuing any good coupons anytime soon. They seem to be selling out of a lot of stuff-- all the things I had in my cart are now out of stock. With high volume items they often seem to run through stock and then restock, so not sure how attributable this is to the current situa...
by Michae1 P0wers
March 13th, 2020, 11:14 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best way to move wine?
Replies: 11
Views: 683

Re: Best way to move wine?

Ouch Greg. I assume that's why the companies don't want their guys doing it. The last movers I had were not the type to inspire confidence in moving anything breakable.
by Michae1 P0wers
March 13th, 2020, 9:39 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best way to move wine?
Replies: 11
Views: 683

Re: Best way to move wine?

I agree with those above suggesting standard shipping boxes. If you had more bottles than that or couldn't get boxes, large tupperware storage containers with towels between each layer, also works well. Fully loaded they hold about 30 bottles are are quite heavy, so would advise splitting them up. T...
by Michae1 P0wers
March 11th, 2020, 4:36 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2014 François Chidaine Montlouis-sur-Loire Les Choisilles
Replies: 7
Views: 337

Re: TN: 2014 François Chidaine Montlouis-sur-Loire Les Choisilles

I had probably 10/12 premoxed ‘14s. Have heard many similar reports, so glad you got a good one. I’m now quite hesitant to buy Chidaine.
by Michae1 P0wers
March 10th, 2020, 1:55 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 349
Views: 26666

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

Just FYI: I did not get cash back on Rakuten as advertised when I use the 300/100 wine.com coupons. I followed the link from Rakuten to Wine.com, made the purchase, Rakuten shows $10 in my account for a day or so, and then I get message that says wine.com did not provide cash back. I didnt get my 5...
by Michae1 P0wers
March 7th, 2020, 7:17 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Hud.-Noell. Meursault
Replies: 10
Views: 759

Re: Hud.-Noell. Meursault

This is a common rant of Nathan’s. Tons of amazing chards under $100, plenty of excellent ones for significantly less. Off the top of my head, PYCM St. Aubins rule but of course there are just soooo many. Seems naive to believe that quality is really so dependent on price.
by Michae1 P0wers
March 4th, 2020, 11:18 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What's the best $20 dollar bottle you know of?
Replies: 97
Views: 5207

Re: What's the best $20 dollar bottle you know of?

I'm not sure I fully understand the goal. Do you really want people's impression of the best $20 bottle? Do you want the $20 bottle people find most likely to be confused for an $80 or $200 bottle? Are you also asking for advice on which $80 bottle could be confused for the $20 bottle? Also, who is ...
by Michae1 P0wers
March 4th, 2020, 7:32 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is your pick on the most undervalued wine (producer, vintage, grape, etc.) in the world?
Replies: 86
Views: 6036

Re: What is your pick on the most undervalued wine (producer, vintage, grape, etc.) in the world?

Hard to argue with Loire for the most undervalued region. So much quality and so few truly expensive or unattainable wines. Obviously that is a huge region, but notably each sub-region also qualifies under those criteria. Only Rougeard and maybe some franc de pied bottlings are very expensive or ha...
by Michae1 P0wers
February 29th, 2020, 3:28 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 349
Views: 26666

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

Firstbottlewines.com has a one day $29 off $99 purchase. Use code LEAPDAY. I just got a 2007 Taittinger Comte for $100. If you use my referral link, we'll both get $10: https://www.firstbottlewines.com/invite/af0f609ac6be05e31e36.html I did just this! Cheers sir! do they charge for shipping? I thin...
by Michae1 P0wers
February 25th, 2020, 8:47 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: One dozen bottles plus a magnum of Champagne at $150 per bottle corkage for a special lunch at La Grenouille.
Replies: 45
Views: 2923

Re: One dozen bottles plus a magnum of Champagne at $150 per bottle corkage for a special lunch at La Grenouille.

Broken down, that's ~$12.50 per glass per person with wine service by a somm and I'm guessing a decanter for some of those wines, and a spit bucket. Plus someone will hand wash those delicate glasses. If the restaurant is busy enough to pack those 12 seats with asses on Friday and sell wine from th...
by Michae1 P0wers
February 24th, 2020, 7:15 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Chateau Palmer 2016 for $274, what the what?
Replies: 445
Views: 35530

Re: Chateau Palmer 2016 for $274, what the what?

Not a very good deal since Costco has it for $229.99 But... $180 after discount is a pretty good deal at that price. Which state are you having the item shipped to? CA’s item ends in “.97” Haven’t tried; just commenting on the discount price. Seems the premium Champagne is most prone to the .97, bu...
by Michae1 P0wers
February 24th, 2020, 5:42 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Chateau Palmer 2016 for $274, what the what?
Replies: 445
Views: 35530

Re: Chateau Palmer 2016 for $274, what the what?

franknguyen wrote:
February 24th, 2020, 5:20 pm
Robert M yers wrote:
February 24th, 2020, 4:07 pm
Surprised no one has gone for the $269 08 Cristal + a $30 bottle.
Not a very good deal since Costco has it for $229.99
But... $180 after discount is a pretty good deal at that price.
by Michae1 P0wers
February 24th, 2020, 8:11 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Charcoal Grill - Weber?
Replies: 58
Views: 1569

Re: Charcoal Grill - Weber?

I prefer lump for grilling, but use briquettes for smoking. Do people use lump even for an indirect setup and smoking on the Weber? I find that the lump tends to catch to quick and burn too hot, or it doesn't want to catch and burns out. So you have to start the pieces in a chimney, whereas briquett...
by Michae1 P0wers
February 21st, 2020, 11:17 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Limestone Water - this was new to me
Replies: 4
Views: 683

Re: Limestone Water - this was new to me

You can make sodium carbonate by baking off most of the water in baking soda. It makes for a much stronger alkaline powder. If you use a bit when you make your homemade ramen noodles, you get the appropriate springy texture, very unlike Italian pasta. That's interesting; I just read an article the ...
by Michae1 P0wers
February 21st, 2020, 10:46 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What do you do with wine you don't like?
Replies: 50
Views: 2109

Re: What do you do with wine you don't like?

All good answers. I would only add that in some cases wines you do not like today may surprise you with some bottle age. Agreed. The OP's limited storage and limited consumption would make it quite difficult. I have plenty of storage and use a combination of the above: Christmas gifts, donation to ...
by Michae1 P0wers
February 14th, 2020, 7:01 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is your pick on the most undervalued wine (producer, vintage, grape, etc.) in the world?
Replies: 86
Views: 6036

Re: What is your pick on the most undervalued wine (producer, vintage, grape, etc.) in the world?

I didn't mention it, but +1 me on old vine Zin. And taking into account global warming, red Bordeaux from basic Appellation, moving through places like Castillon and Fronsac and getting to places like Satellite Saint-Emilion and Graves (not Pessac-Leognan) can be part of the conversation. Dan Kravi...
by Michae1 P0wers
February 14th, 2020, 11:04 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2009 Coudert Fleurie Clos de la Roilette Cuvée Tardive - Disappointing
Replies: 32
Views: 1594

Re: TN: 2009 Coudert Fleurie Clos de la Roilette Cuvée Tardive - Disappointing

I haven't followed the Clos de la Roillette every year, but apparently the 2018 normale got yuge points from Tanzer, and it is a thoroughly "Parkerized" wine - dark, plush, velvet/satin sheen, slick, almost sweet - it's like the used car salesman of Fleurie. It's certainly a magnificent wine for th...
by Michae1 P0wers
February 12th, 2020, 1:09 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: HARISSA CHICKEN
Replies: 6
Views: 549

Re: HARISSA CHICKEN

I'm a big fan of harissa and chicken Martin, though for mine I use it for a quick meal by grilling chicken in harissa paste, then serve as a sandwich on flatbread with a drizzle of honey and some quick-pickled vegetables (usually carrot, red onion and sometimes radish)
by Michae1 P0wers
February 12th, 2020, 7:40 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What is your pick on the most undervalued wine (producer, vintage, grape, etc.) in the world?
Replies: 86
Views: 6036

Re: What is your pick on the most undervalued wine (producer, vintage, grape, etc.) in the world?

Hard to argue with Loire for the most undervalued region. So much quality and so few truly expensive or unattainable wines. Obviously that is a huge region, but notably each sub-region also qualifies under those criteria. Only Rougeard and maybe some franc de pied bottlings are very expensive or har...
by Michae1 P0wers
February 5th, 2020, 8:12 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: French Toast Anyone?
Replies: 27
Views: 1628

Re: French Toast Anyone?

Really only around the holidays but in our house Panettone is the preferred bread for French toast. Panettone makes amazing French toast or bread pudding. My daughter's been requesting FT all the time recently so I've made it a lot. She likes wheat with hers, while I prefer Challah, brioche, or wha...
by Michae1 P0wers
February 4th, 2020, 8:56 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 349
Views: 26666

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

Historically 20-30% higher, so, yeah, $100 off $300 is a wash. Definitely not a wash on all the things I've bought. I'd say pricing is more like 10-15% above W-S best pricing, so after a 1/3 discount, and with the stewardship shipping offer, those items are coming in well below W-S best all-in. Obv...
by Michae1 P0wers
February 1st, 2020, 5:40 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Cellar Tracker notes - pet peeves
Replies: 194
Views: 6696

Re: Cellar Tracker notes - pet peeves

Not a knock to CT which is a cool program, but seems to me it's best as a good way to keep your own notes. I'd hate to imagine that every note I write to myself would be scrutinized by anyone else. What if I made grammatical mistakes! It would be so embarrassing. In a restaurant, if I don't know an...
by Michae1 P0wers
February 1st, 2020, 5:23 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2016 Château Sénéjac - (France, Bordeaux, Médoc, Haut-Médoc)
Replies: 14
Views: 905

Re: TN: 2016 Château Sénéjac - (France, Bordeaux, Médoc, Haut-Médoc)

Re no heavy oak or tannin... Jeff Leve's note on the '18 does mention that it was the first vintage for a new consultant, so hopefully no major style change as I like these the way the are. Yet another change then... I forgot about the Pontet Canet involvement James. Jeff Leve's note says Jean Mich...
by Michae1 P0wers
January 31st, 2020, 1:47 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2016 Château Sénéjac - (France, Bordeaux, Médoc, Haut-Médoc)
Replies: 14
Views: 905

Re: TN: 2016 Château Sénéjac - (France, Bordeaux, Médoc, Haut-Médoc)

Re no heavy oak or tannin... Jeff Leve's note on the '18 does mention that it was the first vintage for a new consultant, so hopefully no major style change as I like these the way the are.
by Michae1 P0wers
January 31st, 2020, 12:04 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: TN: 2016 Château Sénéjac - (France, Bordeaux, Médoc, Haut-Médoc)
Replies: 14
Views: 905

Re: TN: 2016 Château Sénéjac - (France, Bordeaux, Médoc, Haut-Médoc)

2016 Château Sénéjac - France, Bordeaux, Médoc, Haut-Médoc (12/28/2019) -- popped and poured -- -- tasted non-blind over a couple hours -- NOSE: "fresh"; red/purple fruit mix; herbal; smells like it will be light-medium bodied. BODY: medium-light to medium bodied. TASTE: easy-drinking; approachable...
by Michae1 P0wers
January 23rd, 2020, 8:45 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Barbera vs Zinfandel
Replies: 11
Views: 939

Re: Barbera vs Zinfandel

I like southern Italian reds or bubbles with traditional pizza. Do agree barbera, dolcetto work too. Sicily is my favorite choice for pizza, especially Cerasuolo (Occhipinti's SP68 being my favorite). Also like Sangiovese, Barbera, and Langhe Rosso. With so many good Italian choices I almost never ...
by Michae1 P0wers
January 14th, 2020, 8:54 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: US 25% tariff on European wines; 100% "digital" tariff on French products called off for the moment
Replies: 1322
Views: 77120

Re: US to impose 25% — and now 100% — tariff on European wine, cheese, etc.

Presuming this tariff isn't resolved, where do our dollars and importers go? I suspect I'll probably investigate WA and OR wines more deeply. Not because they're equivalent to French and Italian wines, but for the sake of variety. Importers probably will have to focus on South America if they have ...
by Michae1 P0wers
January 13th, 2020, 10:41 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: WSJ: America Drank Less Wine for First Time in 25 Years
Replies: 10
Views: 577

Re: WSJ: America Drank Less Wine for First Time in 25 Years

While there are likely many issues at play, I wonder if declining quality in the bigger brands plays a part after years of market consolidation. Many popular and widely available brands have been bought up by the big corporate players, presumably with the intention of cutting costs and increasing pr...
by Michae1 P0wers
January 8th, 2020, 11:12 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Cast iron: Butter Pat or Finex?
Replies: 31
Views: 4971

Re: Cast iron: Butter Pat or Finex?

Just wondering why I don't hear anything about Le Creuset. On cooking programs, see this used a lot. Is something wrong with them? I think people are talking about two different things here, cast iron skillets and enameled cast iron. I've had an enameled LC dutch oven (standard size) for about 13 y...
by Michae1 P0wers
January 8th, 2020, 11:09 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Cast iron: Butter Pat or Finex?
Replies: 31
Views: 4971

Re: Cast iron: Butter Pat or Finex?

I purchased this last year and it has been great. Nice to have the lighter weight. Not yet as non-stick as my 15 year old cast-iron but getting better over time. http://www.stargazercastiron.com/ Bought one last year to replace a very old Griswold that cracked, and I've been very happy with the pur...
by Michae1 P0wers
January 7th, 2020, 8:04 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Has Bourbon Impacted Your Wine Spending?
Replies: 99
Views: 3016

Re: Has Bourbon Impacted Your Wine Spending?

I've always found it interesting that the same WBers who are obsessive about wine not having any noticeable oak and alcohol then turn around and love mega-hops hipster IPAs, plus scotch and bourbon. It's not that you can't like something in one thing and dislike it in another, but it does seem a bi...
by Michae1 P0wers
January 7th, 2020, 7:57 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Has Bourbon Impacted Your Wine Spending?
Replies: 99
Views: 3016

Re: Has Bourbon Impacted Your Wine Spending?

Got an Old Rip VanWinkle 10yr today for suggested retail of $75. And no, I'm not going to flip it for an 800% profit. It's good to be a regular with a local retailer. I'd but at that price for the rarity, but also don't feel that bourbon is intrinsically worth $75. That's about double what it was t...
by Michae1 P0wers
January 7th, 2020, 7:55 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Has Bourbon Impacted Your Wine Spending?
Replies: 99
Views: 3016

Re: Has Bourbon Impacted Your Wine Spending?

Back to the OP... The real question is, how much do you spend on wine every year and how much do you spend on bourbon? Even if you buy 25 bottles of $50 bourbon a year, the total ($1,250) will probably be far less than you spend on wine. As I've said, for me anyway, it's not that much of how much I...
by Michae1 P0wers
January 7th, 2020, 7:03 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Is "Down the drain" the NEW HOBBY?
Replies: 54
Views: 2875

Re: Is "Down the drain" the NEW HOBBY?

I cook quite a lot, so most unwanted wine is set aside for that purpose. Still, much of the wine set aside for cooking still ends up down the drain if not used for awhile. Even cooking every day, I have only so much use for red wine, somewhat more for white. I will say though, that if a wine is prun...
by Michae1 P0wers
January 6th, 2020, 6:24 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2020 Wine Resolutions
Replies: 68
Views: 3188

Re: 2020 Wine Resolutions

Brian S t o t t e r wrote:
January 6th, 2020, 4:27 pm
Chris Seiber wrote:
January 6th, 2020, 2:45 pm
David Glasser wrote:
January 2nd, 2020, 12:54 pm
So far, 1.5 days down and 0 bottles. Winning!
Reminds me of a classic Mitch Hedberg line: "I plan to live forever. So far, so good."
I used to drink wine. I still do, but I used to, too.
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by Michae1 P0wers
January 6th, 2020, 12:05 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Has Bourbon Impacted Your Wine Spending?
Replies: 99
Views: 3016

Re: Has Bourbon Impacted Your Wine Spending?

In another thread the topic of an impending slowdown in the U.S wine industry mentioned one reason as the interest in craft spirits. I thought the mention of the interest in craft spirits as a factor in declining interest in wine was on target. I for one am a new convert to bourbon and it has defin...
by Michae1 P0wers
January 3rd, 2020, 5:48 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: 2015 Beaujolais TN thread - post notes here
Replies: 120
Views: 11732

Re: 2015 Beaujolais TN thread - post notes here

2015 Domaine Lucien Lardy Morgon Côte du Py My CT note: This was a smart purchase, I must say. After a 2-hour decant: Pleasant and effusive aromas of strawberries and freshly brewed coffee greet the nose. These reach the palate as well, along with cranberry and mahogany. Great QPR @$18 from WTSO. D...
by Michae1 P0wers
January 2nd, 2020, 7:34 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Sparkling Rosé wine <$20 in 375ml?
Replies: 10
Views: 375

Re: Sparkling Rosé wine <$20 in 375ml?

Just a little bit more, but IMHO, worth it: Ployez-Jacquemart Extra Brut Rose. $25 for 375 and $45 for 750. This was my thought as well. Love what P-J is doing, especially at the price points at which they sell. For a bit less, Moutard rose is quite decent but not sure I’ve ever seen it in 375.
by Michae1 P0wers
January 1st, 2020, 7:03 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: What do you think is the single best value in CA wine?
Replies: 37
Views: 2500

Re: What do you think is the single best value in CA wine?

Tough for me. If comparing CA wines only to other CA wines, I might actually say Cabernet, because CA cab offers something unique, so, although I rarely drink it, there is value in that. This is particularly true since for me it needn't be the huge wines or cults in order to scratch that itch. I sup...

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