Tag Archives: value wine

Hosting a “Blind” Tasting Around Price Points

 “Blind” tastings are a great way to focus on the taste and compare wines, since you are not aware of the price or vintage until after you have tasted. The real fun is when the wine label and price are … Continue reading

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Trader Joe’s is King of Value Wine

I wish I had a Trader Joe’s closer to my house. I have to travel about 4o minutes to get there, so I try to stock up on wine when I get there. They have the best value wines that … Continue reading

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Major Wine Winner from Trader Joe’s

First of all, I prefer whites over reds. But, I just drank a wonderful red and it only cost $9. I looked it up on the Net so I can tell you what all those words on the label mean. … Continue reading

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Ribolla Gialla Volpe Pasini – Wine 3

Finished up my third Italian wine from Panzano’s in Southboro, MA. It is Ribolla Gialla Volpe Pasini, a white wine from Friuli for $19. Another Delle Venezie. Imported by Woodyn Wines, Worcester, MA. It is made from the Ribolla native … Continue reading

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Venezia Giulia Bianco Degli Arzillari 2007 – Wine 2

I decided to try my second Panzano Italian wine with Winedog 1 at one of our typical Friday night Tiki dinners. The Bianco Degli Arzillari wine for $15 is imported by Adonna Imports LLC, Waltham, MA. We have started looking … Continue reading

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Wine 1 from Panzano: Valle Reale, Vigne Nuove, Montepulciano d’Abruzzo

This is Winedog2 reporting on her first challenge from buying a case at Panzano. I tried the 2009 Valle Reale, Vigne Nuove, Montepulciano d’Abruzzo, for $14 first. I drank it with a dinner of mahogany clams, haddock and bay scallops … Continue reading

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