Category: $20

Any wine that typically retails for $20 – $50

Toile Napa Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 review by (PB)

  Nice black cherry hue with aromas of perfumy sweet black cherry with interesting layers of unusual notes of pickle juice, mint, hints of milk chocolate, and minty spice. Palate–silky potential with young tannins at the moment. Rich dark berry fruit with black licorice and a touch of green pepper. Finish is a bit quick.…

Barrel 27 Head Honcho 2012 Syrah review by (PB)

  Dark blackberry hue  gives rise to aromas of blueberry pie, rustic spices, cocoa, tar, Palate–Impressive large, ripe blackberry compote in a  thickish textured presentation savory spices with a touch of cedar. This is a 20 megaton fruit bomb kind of wine which frankly I enjoy when I am in the mood and I am…

Taylor Fladgate Late Bottled Vintage Port 2012 review by (PB)

Deep black hue with baker’s chocolate and raisiny bouquet with a slight hint of fresh fruit. Palate–Silky presence with big, bold, black, ripe plums and raisins, and ripe blackberries; lovely, velvety mouth feel with sweet and balanced flavors. Wine Spectator gives this wine 91 points and it’s all of that. I have had numerous LBV…