Archive for February, 2018

Cru Bourgeois! Chateau Saint-Saturnin 2000 Médoc

Saturday, February 17th, 2018 Posted in Bordeaux, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Carmenère, Cheap and Red, France, Malbec, Merlot, Petite Verdot | No Comments »

I bought six bottles of this 2000 Medoc for $9.99 each last year. Now I wish I bought a lot more! This isn't a grand cru, it is a garagiste really. I can't find much about it online, but what I ...

Peppery Carm! 2014 Casa Silva Los Lingues Vineyard Carmenérè

Friday, February 2nd, 2018 Posted in Carmenère, Cheap and Red, Chile | No Comments »

I love Carmenere. It has always been a go-to varietal for me. Consistently yummy. Great food wine. Almost always an exceptional value. For example, this single-vineyard example cost me less that $15. I popped the cork on it as I ...