Category: $15

Any wine that typically retails for $15-$20

Vindicated Chardonnay (Carneros) 2014 review by (PB)

Nice gold hue with aromas of lovely vanilla cream pudding, sweet pie spice, lovely ripe pineapple, with a lemon/lime punch Palate–Nice foundation of tongue-cutting acidity (I love it) with true Chard flavors of off dry tropical fruit, and citrus on that buttery base. I paid $14 for this deservedly $24 Carneros chardonnay.  Carneros is perhaps…

Chateau Tanunda Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 review by (PB)

No label available that I could find! Black cherry hue sets off the bouquet of GREEN pepper, what little bit of fruit there, blackberry edges through the GREEN aromas with smokey charcoal and mint on the end. Palate–Sweet, zesty acid with hotter than blazes berries. Quick finish. Uh, OK then, a bit hard to judge…

Nik Weiss St, Urbans-Hof Riesling 2015 review by (PB)

Straw hue, with a bouquet of spicy, tropical fruits, and an “oil” fragrance common in Rieslings and Gruners. Palate–Full flavored with vibrant acidity, mouths full of ripe citrus, aromatic pineapple. kiwi, apple and probably more when it warms up. This is a delicious Riesling from the Mosel region in Germany (perhaps the best place in…