Vall Llach 2006 “Vall Llach” Priorat

  One of my favorite memories of visiting Priorat with my Wine School students was our time at Celler Vall Lach.  A stone –a triangle of iron-shaded black rock– from one of their vineyards still sits on my office desk at the school.  We spent an...

Tenute Sella & Mosca 2006 Alghero “Tanca Farra”

Sardinian wine revew A serious wine from one of the most under-recognized wine regions in Italy. The 2006 Tanca Farra is a 50/50 blend of  Cabernet Sauvignon and Cannonau, and aged for three years in large oak puncheons and barrels. On the nose, the layers of herbs is...

Feudi di San Gregorio 2007 Companaro

This is one of those wines that comes with a caveat: drink this now! It’s already hitting its peak, so don’t keep it around for more than a few months. However, it is delightful now. A southern italian white with a mineral-honey-cardamon matrix of flavors....

The Top 9 Wines for Summer

Prices are for PA. Prices in other states will vary. To find any of these wines, make sure to use our Wine Finder The Whites Tangent 2006 Pinot Gris, Edna Valley (California) $11.99 A rather unique bottling from the Central Coast. The price is great and the wine is...

Best Wine Buys

Prices are for Pennsylvania. Prices in other states will vary. To find any of these wines, make sure to use our Wine Finder! Domaine du Coulet 2004 Cornas Terrasses du Serre $28.99 A classic style, with minimal oak and blended from several slopes within Cornas. The...