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2016 Do Tejo Bridao Reserva Tinto

With a high 15% alcohol, its only drawback, the 2016 Do Tejo Bridao Reserva is purple and still a baby. It cost under $15 and scored a good…

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NV Bianchi Brut

The Non-Vintage Bianchi Brut from San Rafael Mendoza, Argentina, has 12 % alcohol, cost under $20, and scored an impressive 16+ points on the 20-point Dionysian scale. Made…

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2015 Atlantis

The 2015 Estate Argyros “Atlantis “,is 13.5% alcohol, cost under $15, and scored a fine 15+ points on the Dionysian scale of a possible 20. This Greek wine is…

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NV Ca’ Furlan Prosecco

  The Non-Vintage Ca Furlan Prosecco Cuvee Beatrice Extra Dry scored 15+ points out of the Dionysian 20, has 11% alcohol, and cost around $16. It has a…

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1985 Chianti Colli Senesi

With 12.5% alcohol, the 1985 Chianti Colli Senesi from Fattoria Di Pietrafitea  located in San Gimignano cost only $8 back then and not a lot more today. It…

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NV 14 Hands Brut Sparkling Wine

This Columbia Valley, Washington State Methode Champenoise Sparkling Wine from 14 Hands Winery Brut has 11 % alcohol.  It’s a great buy for about $16, and this very…

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2011 Muriel Rioja Reserva

The 2011 Muriel Fincas de la Villa Rioja Reserva has 13.5% alcohol and cost about $20. It is coming into its own at eight years old. Deep ruby…

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2013 Juan De Luz Malbec

The 2013 Juan De Luz Malbec from Mendoza, Argentine had 15.4% alcohol, cost under $20, and  scored 15 Dionysian Points out of 20. The producers pledges 100% of…

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2011 Albet i Noya XA Xarello

With a fine 13% alcohol, costing under $10, and scoring a gold 18 Dionysian points on their 20-point scale, the 2011 Albet i Noya Xarello, made with all…

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2016 Estacion Porvenir Blanco

Costing about $16, and scoring a commercial 14+ points on the Dionysian Scale of 20, the 2016 Estacioni Porvenir Blanco is a 100% Sauvignon Blanc from Mexico. It…