Is bourbon barrel-aging wines a gimmick? Sure, but that doesn’t mean it’s all bad. See what I thought of the 2016 Exitus and how they pulled it off.
An easy drinking Cabernet Sauvignon? That’s good. An easy drinking Cabernet Sauvignon with bright flavors and soft tannins that you won’t regret picking up? That’s really good.
Variety: 92% Cabernet Sauvignon; 8% Cabernet Franc Region: Alto Maipo Valley, Chile Cost: $125 (SRP) Winemaker’s Notes: Excellent expression of Cabernet Sauvignon’s characteristic red fruit aromas followed by […]
A big cabernet as we finally head into Fall? Picking up this wine is no Faustian deal (I hate myself for that).
A budget Cabernet Sauvignon that’s not a fruit-bomb? Did I like it? Did I love it? Did I hate it? Only way to find out is to read on. (Spoiler – it was pretty good).
Another California Cab that avoids being a fruit bomb. Check out my full thoughts on the 2014 Parducci Small Lot Cabernet Sauvignon.