2011 Wine For Our Times

September 6th, 2012

And the Winners Are…

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The Best of the Best - Wine For Our Times 2011

Overall top three wines:

  1. Lost Sonnet Meritage 2007, Napa Valley red wine (Trader Joes $9.99)
  2. Folie a Deux Menage e Trois California red wine 2009 ($7)
  3. Cline 2009 ancient vines Zinfandel (regularly $18)

Janet receiving First Prize from Nicole

Best of the best at each table (in random order):

Washington Hills Rainier Red, Columbia Valley ($8)
Regio Old Vine Zinfandel Lodi 2005 California ($8)
Clos Du Bois Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 (reg. $19.99)
Trader Joe’s Tempranillo Petit Reserve 2009 ($6)
Kiona Lemberger 2008 ($10)
La Vieille Ferme, Récolte 2009 (white, $6)
Liberty School Chardonnay 2007 ($9)
Pepperwood Grove Don Sebastiani & Sons Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 (reg. $15)
Bogle Petite Sirah 2008 (reg. $11)
Altos Las Hormigas Colonia Las Liebres Bonarda 2009 Mendoza, Argentina ($10)
Red Diamond Cabernet Sauvignon 2009 ($9)
Lenz Moser Heuriger Gruner Veltliner 2009 (white, $8)
Goats do Roam White 2010, South Africa ($7)
Powers Chardonnay Columbia Valley 2009 ($10)

Final Round of Tasting

Honorable mentions from each table:

2009 Black Swan Cabernet Sauvignon, South Eastern Australia ($7)
Rose Vino Frizzante ($6)
Polka Dot Riesling 2006 ($8)
Bodegas Naia-Vina Sila ‘Las Brisas’ Blanco, Rueda, Spain 2009 ($10)
Charles & Charles Red Columbia Valley 2009 ($9)
Altos Las Hormigas Colonia Las Liebres Bonarda, Mendoza, Argentina ($10)
Trader Joe’s Reserve Syrah, Paso Robles 2009 ($10)
Punto Final Malbec Classico 2009 (reg. $12)
Club House IQ Friend Washington Cab Meritage ($10)
Snoqualmie Vineyards Syrah, Columbia Valley 2007 ($8)
Porcupine Ridge Syrah 2009 (reg.$13)
Tres Pinos Three Pines Cuvee 2009 ($5)
Santa Rita 120 Carmenere from Chile 2008 ($7)
La Maialina Chianti Classico 2008 ($18)
Columbia Crest Two Vines Shiraz 2005 ($9)
Inheritance Petite Syrah 2006 ($10)

Thanks all for coming…we had a blast! 

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