Cindy W.

Cindy W.

96 posts

  • Laurelwood Chardonnay 2009 one year ago Laurelwood Chardonnay 2009 Recommended
    Buttery, some oak, smooth. Green apple at beginning. Delicious. Great nose. Bevmo $17/btl.
  • Hacienda Lopez De Haro Rioja one year ago Hacienda Lopez De Haro Rioja
    Nice & drinkable. Some spice & tannins, so not too jammie. For $8 @ Fresh & Easy, good find for drinking @ home.
  • 1448 Wine one year ago 1448 Wine
    Great nose. Warm, vanilla,, spicy. Jeff Ronquist vineyard out of CA. $9/gl. @ Ground Control.
  • Vina Del Frade Red Wine 2007 one year ago Vina Del Frade Red Wine 2007
    Love the ubexpected finds. For only $7 on sale @ Fresh & Easy (reg $10), this is spicy slightly tannic, some oak & vanilla. It's a 2007 tempranillo that is drinkable, full-bodied and smooth.
  • Las Acequias Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 one year ago Las Acequias Cabernet Sauvignon 2007
    A bit disappointing. 2007 Cab, so thought it would be fuller and more interesting. Light bodied & a little berrier, more like a pinot noir to me. Costco on sale $8. Wow, definitely decant! MUCH better today. Rich, spicy, delicious.
  • Torbreck Barossa Valley 2010 one year ago Torbreck Barossa Valley 2010
    Blue Hound, Phx. Plum, cinnamon, interesting nose that doesn't match taste. Interesting, not my fav ,sweeter than I care for. $25/btl
  • Main Street Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 one year ago Main Street Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 Recommended
    Sooo delicious! Blackberry. Tobacco, spice, white pepper, smooth, warming & around $18 btl. On sale @ Bevmo $11.50
  • Pascual Toso Chardonnay 2009 one year ago Pascual Toso Chardonnay 2009 Recommended
    Crisp, fruity, with zesty spice, too. Some earth & minerality. Nice surprise. On sale from $15 to $7 @ Bevmo!
  • Alto De Plata Chardonnay 2011 2 years ago Alto De Plata Chardonnay 2011
    Interesting. Buttery up front with a crisp green apple finish. Irish Wolfhound @ $6/gl.
  • Sonoma Hill Chardonnay 2010 2 years ago Sonoma Hill Chardonnay 2010
    Not bad @ all. Perky, crisp, green apple tones, but some nice butteriness, too! Fresh & Easy/$8 btl.
  • Francis Ford Coppola Sante Chardonnay 2 years ago Francis Ford Coppola Sante Chardonnay
    Crisp, green apples, some citrus, oak and spice. $10/btl. Refreshing.
  • J. Lohr Riverstone Arroyo Seco Chardonnay 2008 2 years ago J. Lohr Riverstone Arroyo Seco Chardonnay 2008 Recommended
    Yum! Full-bodied, oak, vanilla, soooo smooth. J. Lohr does it again! Plus, sitting on the deck @ The Coastguard House in Narragansett with family adds to it.
  • Montgras Chardonnay 2009 2 years ago Montgras Chardonnay 2009
    Honeysuckle @ nose, vanilla & rose scents??? Full-bodied, crisp, some pepper & earth. Chilean. Around $12/btl @ Bevmo. Good one to have on hand if you don't want light.
  • Mandra Rossa Fiano 2010 2 years ago Mandra Rossa Fiano 2010
    Smooth, light, some citrus, light vanilla. Great nose and personality. Nice summer wine. At Olive Garden. $10 quartino
  • Fire Fly Ridge 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon 2 years ago Fire Fly Ridge 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
    Nice wine. Good body, lots of dark fruit with spice & pepper tones. Says can be stored for 10 yrs. Gift.
  • Educated Guess Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 2 years ago Educated Guess Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley
    Delicious! $40 @ Gimaldi's. Warm,, peppery, spicey, vanilla, earthy & a hint of dust! WONDERFUL!
  • The Buccaneer Chardonnay 2010 2 years ago The Buccaneer Chardonnay 2010 Recommended
    Another 'in your face' chard! Very enjoyable, full-bodied, spice, cedar, vanilla & chocolate in there too?? Bevmo. $17
  • Montelciego Rioja Crianza 2007 2 years ago Montelciego Rioja Crianza 2007
    This one got me @ the nose. Vanilla, plum, spice, cinnamon! Warmth & smoothness in a glass. Awesome
  • 2 years ago
    Ok...WOW!!!!!!!!!!! $3.99 A btl! What a delightful chard that is crisp, peachy, some appleness, smooth, no tartness, just great in AZ heat by the pool!!
  • Four Vines The Seducer 2010 Petite Sirah Lodi 2 years ago Four Vines The Seducer 2010 Petite Sirah Lodi Recommended
    $18. Btl @ Bevmo. Delicious, full-bodied. Black berry, spice, cinnamon, earthy, some black cherry. Warming and smooth. A winner.
  • Clayhouse Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 2 years ago Clayhouse Cabernet Sauvignon 2007
    Thought this would have it all....2007 AND from Paso Robles. Liked it, but, not sure what I'm tasting. Sourness? Tannic? For $17 there's others I'd rather drink. Bevmo.