Great Wine: Bedrock Saitone Ranch Zinfandel

$20 - $40CaliforniaRedRussian RiverSonomaWine ReviewsZinfandel
A zingy Zin with a ton of pizzazz, the 2011 BEDROCK Saitone Ranch Zinfandel is a great work of pop art—a Roy Lichtenstein of the varietal. Painted with the bold, deep purple color of native California Zinfandel grapes from vines planted in 1896 along with dots and more dots of an abstract variety of other grapes such as Alicante and Petite... Read more →

Great Wine: Ramey Chardonnay, Ritchie Vineyard

$40 - $60CaliforniaChardonnayRussian RiverSonomaWhiteWine Reviews
The smell of victory. Ripe pineapple, Hawaiian white flowers and salt of the sea on the nose—much better than Lieutenant Colonel Kilgore’s smell of napalm in the morning from Apocalypse Now.  Something about the steely and unbreakable quality of this 2009 wine’s backbone against the vibrant, commanding richness of the prestigious... Read more →