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1980 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon

The 40 year-oldEstate Bottled 1980 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon from the Alexander Valley was Grown, Produced and Bottled By the family that is selling the wine. They are the…

2012 La Nerthe Chateauneuf-du-Pape

It scored 19 points on the 20-point Dionysian scale. At just eight years old, with 14.5% alcohol, the maximum for meals, and costing about $50, the wine was…

2002 Trilogy of Flora Springs

At 14.2% alcohol, the 2002 Flora Springs Trilogy scored 17 points on the Dionysian scale of 20. It had black fruits and smoky oak on the nose. Made…

2007 Terrazas Chardonnay

With 13.5% alcohol, costing under $14, and scoring an excellent 16 Dionysian points on their scale os a possible 20, the 2007 Terrazas Reserva Chardonnay was grown above…

2007 Rodney Strong Pinot Noir

Costing under $25 with 14.4% alcohol, the 2007 Rodney Strong Estate Vineyards Russian River Pinot Noir scored 15+ Dionysian points out of 20. At 13 years old, it…

1983 Drouhin Chassagne-Montrachet

The 37 year-old red Burgundy had 12.8% ABV, cost under $22 then, and scored a fine 17 points on the 20-point Dionysian scale. The 1983 Joesph Drouhin Chassagne-Montrachet,…

2018 Rudd Crossroads Sauvignon Blanc

The 2018 Crossroads Sauvignon Blanc Mt. Veeder in Napa Valley was made by theRudd Estate, costing $39, has 14.5% alcohol (I know, way too much for S.B.) and…

1970 Chateau Pichon Lalande

For a half bottle to ago so well and for so long proves the 18 Dionysian points this 50 year-0ld Bordeaux received was worthy of it. The 1970…

1998 Waterbrook Sauvignon Blanc

With 13% ABV, the 22 year-old 1998 Waterbrook Sauvignon Blanc from the Columbia Valley in Washington State, cost about $12 then and sadly, it had lost too much…

2019 Geyser Peak Sauvignon Blanc

With 13.2% ABV and costing under $14, the 2019 Geyser Peak Winery Sauvignon Blanc is a really nice seafood wine, and it scored 16 points on the Dionysian…