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Manzanita Creek Three Vines Zinfandel 2010 – Costco $15

manzanita_creek_largeTo be honest, I’ve been out of my once dominating Zinfandel phase now for several years. They are usually now a bit too fruit-forward for me. Don’t get me wrong, I still think that they’re good…just not as good as a great Syrah, Cabernet or Barbera.  Well, this Zinfandel could be a game changer which is well worth $15 at Costco.  Read More →

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Bodegas Volver La Mancha Tempranillo 2010 – Costco $12

volverLargeWhat a great time to be alive…Such great wine at bargain prices. Bodegas Volver La Mancha Tempranillo 2010, from Spain, is definitely in that category. Wow, where to start. Start by going to Costco and picking up a lot of it! Read More →

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Tres Picos Garnacha (Grenache) 2011 – Costco $13

2011 Tres Picos GarnachaAh, the wonderful grenache grape. One of my favorites.To me, it’s a lot like the Pinot Noir grape. It has the same lighter color typical of Pinot and yet, like Pinot, can be a full-body wine. Read More →

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Kirkland Signature 2010 Napa Valley Meritage – YUM!

kirkland_2010_meritageI like big red wines. I LOVE big red wines for under $15. The Kirkland Signature 2010 Napa Valley Meritage is my kind of wine…full bodied with a fragrant raspberry, vanilla, cedar, spice and mocha aroma with hints of oak, cedar, plum, black pepper and vanilla combine with rich fruit and intriguing layers of dark chocolate!, resulting in a long and delicious finish. Give it some time to open up. Read More →

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