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Craggy Range Te Kahu Gimblett Gravels – Proof New Zealand Offers Much More Than Sauvignon Blanc

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Revisiting one of the bottles that got me hooked on wine, the Craggy Range Te Kahu Gimblett Gravels. 76% Merlot, 14% Cabernet Sauvignon, 8% Cabernet Franc and 2% Malbec from New Zealand. The wine was aged in 18% new oak barriques for 17 months. Sample submitted for review. The Craggy Range Te Kahu Gimblett Gravels […] The post Craggy Range Te Kahu Gimblett Gravels – Proof New Zealand Offers Much More Than Sauvignon Blanc appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

Cameron Hughes Moscato d’Asti Lot 624 – Sweet And Snappy

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Say hello to summer with this refreshing little number, the Cameron Hughes Moscato d’Asti Lot 624. Plus a free shipping deal for readers! Moscato from 30 year old vines in a single vineyard of Asti, Piedmont, Italy. The wine has just 5% alcohol. Only 675 cases produced. This review is brought to you by Cameron […] The post Cameron Hughes Moscato d’Asti Lot 624 – Sweet And Snappy appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

Hope Estate Basalt Block Shiraz – Archetypal Australian Shiraz

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The Hope Estate Basalt Block Shiraz represents everything that is great about Australian Shiraz — juicy fruit, plenty of pepper, enough complexity to keep it interesting (while still maintaining it’s crowd-pleasing qualities) and a nice low price point! 100% Shiraz from Hunter Valley, Australia. The wine is aged in a combination of new and old […] The post Hope Estate Basalt Block Shiraz – Archetypal Australian Shiraz appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

Gut Hermannsberg Weissburgunder Trocken – Absolutely Lovely

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An impressively refreshing Pinot Blanc from Germany, the Gut Hermannsberg Weissburgunder Trocken. 100% Pinot Blanc from Nahe, Germany. The wine has 6.4 g/L of residual sugar. Sample submitted for review. The Gut Hermannsberg Weissburgunder Trocken has an SRP of $23 and is available for as low as $19.99. Ready to buy? Check your local retailers. Imported […] The post Gut Hermannsberg Weissburgunder Trocken – Absolutely Lovely appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

10 Great Red Wine Blends Under $10

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While we normally like to keep it under $20 here at Reverse Wine Snob, I know that many of you take special joy in finding a really great bottle of wine for less than $10. And while there are lots of good red blends in this price range, the best examples, such as the ones […] The post 10 Great Red Wine Blends Under $10 appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

Locations E Spanish Wine – An A+

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Innovation never tasted so good, the Locations E Spanish Wine. An unconventional blend of Garnacha, Tempranillo, Monastrell, and Carignan from Priorat, Jumilla, Toro, Rioja and Ribera del Duero, Spain. The wine was aged in barrels for 10 months. Sample submitted for review. The Locations E Spanish Wine has an SRP of $19 and is available […] The post Locations E Spanish Wine – An A+ appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

Soraie Veneto Cecilia Beretta – Velvety Sweet

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The Soraie Veneto Cecilia Beretta, a very nice example of a wine made using the appassimento method, at a bargain basement price thanks to Trader Joe’s. 40% Merlot, 30% Corvina, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon and 10% Croatina from Veneto, Italy. The wine is made from partially dried grapes. The Soraie Veneto Cecilia Beretta is available exclusively […] The post Soraie Veneto Cecilia Beretta – Velvety Sweet appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

Eden Trail Eden Valley Riesling – Exquisite

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This is not the supermarket sweet stuff! Reviewing the Eden Trail Eden Valley Riesling from Thorn-Clarke – a lovely, dry and mineral-based Riesling from South Australia. 100% Riesling from Eden Valley in Barossa, South Australia. The wine is not aged in oak. Sample submitted for review. The Eden Trail Eden Valley Riesling has an SRP […] The post Eden Trail Eden Valley Riesling – Exquisite appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

How Do Volcanic Soils Influence Wine? Ask The Expert!

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Exploring how volcanoes and wine can be an explosively good combination in today’s Ask The Expert! For a question like this you really need an expert who has specific experience with the topic at hand. So, of course, our natural choice was to go to the experts at Donnafugata, who have vineyards around the active […] The post How Do Volcanic Soils Influence Wine? Ask The Expert! appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

Cameron Hughes Red Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon Lot 613 – Tannic and Tasty!

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More deliciously discounted wine from the tiny Red Mountain AVA in Washington thanks to Cameron Hughes! Cabernet Sauvignon from the Red Mountain AVA in Washington. The wine is aged for 28 months in 60% new oak. Just 750 cases produced. This review is brought to you by Cameron Hughes Wine. The Cameron Hughes Red Mountain […] The post Cameron Hughes Red Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon Lot 613 – Tannic and Tasty! appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

Antonelli Montefalco Sagrantino – Splendid!

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When it’s time to splurge, look to Sagrantino! 100% Sagrantino from Montefalco, Umbria, Italy. The wine was aged in lightly toasted 500 hL oak barrels for 6 months, followed by 25 hL oak barrels for 18 months followed by 12 months in glass lined cement vats and finally 12 months in bottle before release. Sample […] The post Antonelli Montefalco Sagrantino – Splendid! appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

Why Are Wine Bottles Different Shapes? Ask The Expert!

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Have you ever wondered why some wines, like Pinot Noir, come in different shaped bottles? Keep reading for the answer in today’s Ask The Expert! In this edition of Ask The Expert we’re tackling an age old question. Winemaker Hal Landvoigt of Lunar Harvest joins us to answer the question: Why Are Wine Bottles Different […] The post Why Are Wine Bottles Different Shapes? Ask The Expert! appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

Locations I Italian Red Wine – A Tour of Italy In One Bottle

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As usual from Dave Phinney, this is an extremely tasty and unique blend. A blend of Negroamaro and Nero d’Avola from the Southern region of Puglia and Barbera from the Northern region of Piemonte in Italy. The wine was aged in barrels for 10 months. Sample submitted for review. The Locations I Italian Red Wine […] The post Locations I Italian Red Wine – A Tour of Italy In One Bottle appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

What Is The Role Of Native Yeast Versus Cultured Yeast In Winemaking? Ask The Expert!

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This microscopic fungus is a big deal in the world of winemaking. Up next in our Ask The Expert series is a hot topic among wine lovers currently. And while it may seem like TMI for the average wine consumer, yeast plays a huge role in how wine tastes! To help us break down the […] The post What Is The Role Of Native Yeast Versus Cultured Yeast In Winemaking? Ask The Expert! appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

Kirkland Signature Pauillac – A Big Name At A Budget Price

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Costco scores big-time with a bargain-priced wine from the prestigious Pauillac appellation in Bordeaux. A Cabernet Sauvignon based blend from Pauillac, Medoc, Bordeaux, France. The wine is aged for 9 months in French oak. The wine is available exclusively at Costco for just $22.99. Imported by Misa Imports. From the bottle: The prestigious Pauillac appellation […] The post Kirkland Signature Pauillac – A Big Name At A Budget Price appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

BevStow – Free Up Fridge Space and Keep Wine Fresh

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An innovative way to find fridge space you didn’t even know you had! This post is sponsored by BevStow. Get it for 25% off on Amazon with the code “25OFFBEVSTOW”! Here at Reverse Wine Snob we love it when people come up with simple, yet innovative solutions for common problems. And one common problem that […] The post BevStow – Free Up Fridge Space and Keep Wine Fresh appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

Kirkland Signature Napa County Cabernet Sauvignon – Punches Well Above Its Price Point

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Our latest Costco pick! Plus learn the difference between Napa Valley and Napa County wine. Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa County, California. The wine is available exclusively at Costco for just $12.99. It is cellared and bottled by DC Flynt MW Selections, who produce a number of the Kirkland Signature wines for Costco. From the bottle: […] The post Kirkland Signature Napa County Cabernet Sauvignon – Punches Well Above Its Price Point appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

What Makes Washington Wine Special? Ask The Expert!

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Why should California get all the love? A 40+ year Napa Valley veteran waxes poetic about making wine in Washington State. We’re back to tackle another question in our Ask The Expert series! In today’s edition, a big name from Napa Valley talks about what he loves about Washington State. Dennis Cakebread, owner of Mullan […] The post What Makes Washington Wine Special? Ask The Expert! appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

Duca Bortini Sangiovese Terre Siciliane – Wines For Humanity

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Perfect with meatball marinara! This review is sponsored by Wines For Humanity. 100% Sangiovese from Sicily, Italy. The Duca Bortini Sangiovese Terre Siciliane has an SRP of $18.99 and can be purchased direct from Wines For Humanity here. Imported by Kepp Wine Imports. Find our full write-up on the good things Wines For Humanity are […] The post Duca Bortini Sangiovese Terre Siciliane – Wines For Humanity appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

Kirkland Signature Willamette Valley Pinot Noir – A Willamette Valley Value

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Another winning wine from Costco on their Kirkland Signature label. High quality Pinot Noir, highly recommended! Pinot Noir from Willamette Valley, Oregon. The wine is aged for an unspecified amount of time in French oak. The wine is available exclusively at Costco for just $14.99. The wine appears to be made by Precept Wines, who […] The post Kirkland Signature Willamette Valley Pinot Noir – A Willamette Valley Value appeared first on Reverse Wine Snob®.

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