Inspirehop

Inspirehop

25 posts

  • Domaine Mont Chavy Morgon Red Burgundy 2011 $16 7 months ago Domaine Mont Chavy Morgon Red Burgundy 2011 $16
    Great value for French wine.
  • 7 months ago
    Chateau La Tour De Bessan Margaux 2008 $30 Mineral graphite one dimensional. Wouldn't buy again in this price range.
  • Chateau Treytins Lalande De Pomerol 2009 7 months ago Chateau Treytins Lalande De Pomerol 2009
    Chateau Treytins Lalande De Pomerol Grand Vin Bordeaux $23 good not great mineral tea graphite not fruit forward dry
  • 8 months ago
    Chateau De Ferrand 1996 Htiers du Baron Bich St. Emilion Grand Cru. Outstanding!
  • 8 months ago
    $25 Villa Mt. Eden Pinot Noir Grande Reserve Bien Nacido 2007 Good-might do better in this range spice tones european
  • 8 months ago
    Stevenot Merlot 2004 Sierra Foothills
  • Nickel & Nickel Merlot 2009 Suscol Ranch Napa Valley 10 months ago Nickel & Nickel Merlot 2009 Suscol Ranch Napa Valley
    $40 Fruit forward. Smoothe, mineral, not tannic. Dark, but medium bodied.
  • 10 months ago
    $32 Blackberry tart. Midtones smoothe
  • Rusack Pinot Noir 2010 Santa Barbara County 11 months ago Rusack Pinot Noir 2010 Santa Barbara County
    $35 Black cherry, dark fruit, medium bodied. Smoothe. Not peppery or tannic.
  • 2008 Twomey merlot 11 months ago 2008 Twomey merlot
    $44 Earthy, light, needs to open to appreciate the fruit flavor. Drinks like a light french bordeaux. Well layered.
  • 11 months ago
    $20 Earthy not acidic. Fairly priced. Not fruity. Medium bodied like a merlot. tobacco tar
  • 11 months ago
    $25 Tart somewhat acidic, lots of mineral. Drinks like a young wine
  • en route pinot noir 2011 11 months ago en route pinot noir 2011
    $56 32 East Medium bodied red with notes of nutmeg and spice. Great with creamy foods like risotto, avoid peppery foods
  • 11 months ago
    $19 Good for a second bottle. Round, smooth and easy to drink. Not remarkable, but pleasanat similar Gundlach Bunschu
  • 11 months ago
    $33 Delicious. Good balance of fruit and tannins. A big merlot. This is a higher price point, but well worth it.
  • 2007 Rodney String reserve Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley 11 months ago 2007 Rodney String reserve Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley
    $50 Warm cherry brandy feel. Concentrated. Rich, intense, opulent. Serve with grilled meats. Big red for red meat.
  • 11 months ago
    $30 Nice aged bordeaux. Brownish tint. Drinks like an aged pinot noir. Smooth like butter. Elegant understated.
  • Schramsberg Blanc De Noirs one year ago Schramsberg Blanc De Noirs
    $28 Complex champagne of a caliber comparable to white star.
  • Beaucanon Estate Napa Valley Merlot 2004 one year ago Beaucanon Estate Napa Valley Merlot 2004
    $25 Very full bodied, earthy tastes of cedar. Pour through a strainer because it has more sediment than other wines.
  • Schug Carneros Chardonnay 2010 one year ago Schug Carneros Chardonnay 2010
    $23 Lighter, a very approachable.
  • Macrostie Wildcat Mountain Vineyard Pinot Noir one year ago Macrostie Wildcat Mountain Vineyard Pinot Noir
    $27 Medium bodied, fruit forward, artisan tasting. Unique.