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.
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).
Throwing in a dash of Petit Verdot, the 2015 True Grit Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon isn’t what you’d expect from a budget-friendly California Cab. So is it worth the price?
Virginia Wine Chat returns with a trip to Loudon County and North Gate Vineyard.