Rnhernan

Rnhernan

169 posts

  • The Fat Barrell Tenacity 2011 one week ago The Fat Barrell Tenacity 2011
    Great wine. All the best qualities expected from Pinotage plus added depth of Shiraz. Full body, earthy and well rounded
  • Calera 2012 Chardonnay Central Coast one week ago Calera 2012 Chardonnay Central Coast
    Very nice medium body Chard. Opens with soft oaky vanilla notes balanced with tropical fruit and acidity. Elegant. 7
  • Rosenblum Zifandel one week ago Rosenblum Zifandel
    Great Zin. Licorice and rich without being jammy. Silky tannins and medium acidity are very well balance. Score of 8.
  • Louis M Martini Cabernet Sauvignon Sonoma County 2012 one week ago Louis M Martini Cabernet Sauvignon Sonoma County 2012
    Simple everyday Cab. Medium body with soft tannins and slightly high acidity. Score of 5.
  • Free Brothers Chardonnay 2012 3 weeks ago Free Brothers Chardonnay 2012
    Not bad for $14. Light acidity & lots of oak notes, tannins & butter. Easy drinking chard laking depth. Score of 6.
  • Artemis Cabernet Sauvignon one month ago Artemis Cabernet Sauvignon
    Very elegant Cab. Soft smoky nose. Notes of tobacco & sour cherries with a leathery finish. Bday present.
  • Chateau St Jean 2 months ago Chateau St Jean
    Deep rich nose. Very true to the grape & region. Dark fruits & choc. on the front follow by juicy acidity & mid tannings
  • 3 months ago
    Very nice blend. M├ędium body and easy drinking red. Score of 7.
  • 3 months ago
    Ok but not as good as the unfiltered chardonnay. Acidity is slightly of balance. Score 5.
  • 4 months ago
    Soft nose. Big rich WA Merlot, Cab like. Firm acidity well balanced by tannings & dark fruit. Lower acid than expected
  • 4 months ago
    Disappointing for the brand. Like drinking a 2x4. Lots of oak & vanilla, lacking the acidity to balance. Score of 6.
  • Gamble 2009 Red Wine 7 months ago Gamble 2009 Red Wine
    Big & round. Well balanced blend of Zin, Syrah, Charboro & P. Sirah. Long finish with silky tannins. Score of 8.
  • 7 months ago
    Very elegant nose. Medium acidity gives way to soft earthiness & a spicy finish. Soft tannins & long finish. Score of 8
  • 8 months ago
    Very supple & round. Soft tannins with hints of chocolate & ripe blueberries. Score of 8.
  • 8 months ago
    Great wine. Light body with mid acidity and good fruit. Easy drinking. Score of 8.
  • Starmont Cabernet Sauvignon 2009 one year ago Starmont Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
    Big muscular nose of oak & cherry. Full body with firm tannins and medium acidity. Long, Spicy finish. Score of 8.
  • Root 1 Carmenere Wine one year ago Root 1 Carmenere Wine
    Very nice wine. Rich cherry with the right acidity back and soft tannins. Jammy in a refined way. Score of 7 @ $12.00.
  • The Prisoner Wine one year ago The Prisoner Wine Recommended
    2011 Cab, Shiraz & Zin blend. Beautiful. Big & elegant. Fruit forward without being jammy. Just the right acid & tannin
  • Brothers Ridge one year ago Brothers Ridge Recommended
    2007 R Strong single vineyard. Big Cali Cab, French inspired. Big with firm tannins but more delicate than similar level
  • Decoy Merlot 2009 one year ago Decoy Merlot 2009
    Soft ripe nose. Lots of fresh ripe cherries & soft tannins. Fruity while well balanced. Some cigar box notes aftertaste
  • Colonie Torrontes 2012 one year ago Colonie Torrontes 2012
    GREAT Torrontes. Beautiful nose of fresh flowers. Grapefruit, minerality & long finish. Score of 8 @ $14.00.