Monthly Archives: August 2009

Dona Paula Chardonnay 2007 wine review by (PB)

This Chilean Chard. is a light straw with pronounced aromas of vanilla cream and marshmallow circus peanut candy with citrus notes.Palate–This Chilean is a little flabby but full flavored with citrus, candy cream tastes. It lingers for quite a while.All in all it had real potential but the lack of acid kills this wine for…

Garnacha De Fuego “old vines” 2007 wine review by (PB)

Purple hue with big, plummy, dark fruit aromas.Palate–nicely textured, fruit filled plummy and drinkable. This Spanish Grenache at the $8 price point is just uncomplicated, well made easy drinking so raise a glass.–A Review from The Wine Cask Blog. Creative Commons: Attribution – ShareAlike 2.5 applies

Beaulieu Vineyards Pinot Noir 2007 wine review by (PB)

My wife grabbed this at Sam’s Club for under $5. Turns out it is a Vin De Pay D’oc sourced from the Languedoc which is full of bargain wines. This venture by the West Coast masters at BV has cherry aromas in a purple hued base with savory spices to boot.Palate-uncomplicated, thin texture with cherry…