- Genesis --2010 merlot Columbia Valley, Washington State, at Cucina Bella in Algonquin.
- Boozy to the point of shuddering. No balance or finish. Thin and Sour. Horrible.
- 2007 from Hogue Cellars, Columbia Valley. Mix of cab, merlot, cab franc & malbec. peppery, full & berries
- Cabernet Sauvignon - 5 stars.