Milesbd

Milesbd

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  • Kirkland Bordeaux Superieur 2009 2 years ago Kirkland Bordeaux Superieur 2009
    3/5 17,990 @ Costco. Smooth, smoky with dark cherry flavor, but a little too light on flavor and aftertaste. Missing something.
  • Equus Wine 2 years ago Equus Wine
    4/5 58,000 @ Crazy Wine Bar. Drank with Sandy on 2/17/12. Beautiful purple color, tasty but not overwhelming. Excellent mid-range taste, slightly weak finish.
  • Brancott Pinot Noir 2 years ago Brancott Pinot Noir
    2/5 62,000 restaurant price @ Crazy Wine Bar. Decent flavor but thin, watery, not much flavor.
  • Cono Sur Pinot Noir 2 years ago Cono Sur Pinot Noir
    4/5 62,000 bar price @ Murren. "Silky, elegant, acidic and smoky" Drank with Sandy Feb 15.
  • Kressmann Bordeaux Grande Reserve 2 years ago Kressmann Bordeaux Grande Reserve
    3/5 19,000 @ eMart. Very dry. Nice flavor after it breathes a bit, but flavor is a bit light.
  • g7 Wine Of Chile 2010 2 years ago g7 Wine Of Chile 2010
    2/5 6900 @ eMart. Nice bouquet, but taste doesn't match the bouquet. Not offensive, but flat and no richness or depth. Aftertaste is watery. As expected for the price.
  • Morande Reserva Merlot 2 years ago Morande Reserva Merlot
    4/5 39,000 restaurant price @ La Grillia. Very nice, deep rich flavor. Great value for a house wine.
  • Montes Classic Series Cabernet Sauvignon 2 years ago Montes Classic Series Cabernet Sauvignon
    4/5 or 5/5 16,800 @eMart. Smooth and buttery, slightly bitter afterflavor. Great value.
  • Petit Bistro Cabernet Sauvignon 2 years ago Petit Bistro Cabernet Sauvignon
    4/5 11,900 @ eMart. Soft, mellow and smooth. Light on flavor but very pleasant. Drank with Sandy and Kim after Namhansanseong.
  • Il Baciale 2007 Monferato 2 years ago Il Baciale 2007 Monferato
    4/5 70,000 restaurant price @ Sortio's. Their "recommended" wine. Gorgeous color, dark and bold. Serious legs, especially for an Italian.
  • Blason Mercurey 2008 2 years ago Blason Mercurey 2008
    1/5 One of the most watery wines I've tasted. Way too thin. I actually poured it down the drain.
  • Piccint Chianti 2009 2 years ago Piccint Chianti 2009
    3/5 14,800 @ eMart. Drank with Sandy after Korean cooking class. Nice flavor, very smooth, but very mild and almost weak.
  • Inalto Collection Tuscany Rosso 2 years ago Inalto Collection Tuscany Rosso
    4/5 15,900 @ Costco. Light, flavorful but a little too light on finish. Good value, easy drinking wine.
  • Jacob's Creek Cabernet Merlot 2010 2 years ago Jacob's Creek Cabernet Merlot 2010
    3/5 13,900 @ Costco. Drank with Sandy after dinner with the Atallahs, Feb 7, 2012. Reasonably good, not memorable. Decent value.
  • Morande Reserve Merlot 2 years ago Morande Reserve Merlot
    3/5 39,000 restaurant price at La Grillia. Drank with Antoine and Debbie, Feb 7 2012.
  • 2009 White Mountain Sauvignon Blanc 2 years ago 2009 White Mountain Sauvignon Blanc
    4/5 8,900 © High Street Market, on sale from 33,000. Easy drinking, fruity but not sweet. Great value at this price.
  • Chilensis Reserva Sauvignon Blanc 2010 2 years ago Chilensis Reserva Sauvignon Blanc 2010
    2/5 12,490 @ Costco Decent flavor, but weak, especially following a more expensive suav blanc.
  • Bourgogne Vieilles Vignes 2 years ago Bourgogne Vieilles Vignes
    3/5 33,600 @ E-mart Smooth, refined, dry. A little on the thin side, but typical for a pinot.
  • Bourgogne 2009 Jaboulet-Vercherre 2 years ago Bourgogne 2009 Jaboulet-Vercherre
    17,990 @ Costco.
  • Vina Sutil Cabernet Sauvignon 2009 2 years ago Vina Sutil Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
    3/5 Easy drinking. Mild flavor, somewhat thin but pleasant.
  • Pinot Noir Pays d'Oc 2009 2 years ago Pinot Noir Pays d'Oc 2009
    3/5 14,000 @ Home Plus. Like the Cab, somewhat light and flat, not the bite of a typical Pinot Noir.