About Tastings

‘Tastings’ offers tasting notes on wines from The 30 Second Wine Advisor e-letter.

Recent Tastings:

Alamos 2015 Mendoza Malbec ($9.99)

La Burgondie Crémant du Bourgogne Rosé Brut ($11.99)

E. Guigal 2016 Côtes du Rhône Rosé ($14.99)

Willamette Valley Vineyards 2016 “Whole Cluster” Willamette Valley Rosé of Pinot Noir ($16.99)

Sokol-Blosser 2016 Dundee Hills Estate Cuvée Rosé of Pinot Noir ($19.99)

Au Bon Climat 2016 Santa Barbara County Pinot Noir ($25.99)

Two canned wines from Alloy Wine Works

Les Vignerons de Tautavel 2016 “Le Cirque” Côtes Catalanes Rosé ($13.99)

Mulderbosch 2015 Western Cape Chenin Blanc Steen Op Hout ($14.99)

Spice Route 2013 “Chakalaka” Western Cape Red ($20.99)

Mulderbosch 2015 Coastal Region Cabernet Sauvignon Rosé ($10.99)

Berger 2014 Zweigelt ($16.99/1 liter)

Querceto 2015 Chianti ($10.99)

Hermann Moser 2015 Kremstal Grüner Veltliner “Per Due” “The Spark” ($16)

Markus Huber 2013 Niederösterreich Zweigelt ($20)

d’Arenberg 2012 McLaren Vale “The Stump Jump” ($9.99)

d’Arenberg 2014 “The Hermit Crab” McLaren Vale Viognier-Marsanne ($17.99)

Poema 2014 Catalunya Red Wine ($5.99)

Alvear Cream Montilla-Moriles Pedro Ximenez ($14.99)

Campo Viejo 2014 Rioja Tempranillo ($12.99)

Bodegas Volver 2014 “Tarima” Alicante Monastrell ($12.99)

Montebernardi 2014 “Fuoristrada Off Road” Rosso Toscano Sangiovese ($14.99/1 liter)

Il Viziato NV “The Spoiled One” Vino Rosso ($9.99)

Tenuta La Badiola 2013 “642 Il Canapone” Maremma Toscana ($18.99)

Lapostolle 2013 “Casa” Grand Selection Rapel Valley Carmenère ($10.99)

Oveja Negra 2014 Maule Valley Cabernet Franc – Carmenere Reserva ($9.99)

Cucao 2014 “PX” Elqui Valley Pedro Ximenez Reserva ($9.99)

Nino Franco “Rustico” Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore ($16.99)

Il Follo Prosecco Extra Dry ($12.99)

Domaine Rochette 2016 Beaujolais Villages Nouveau ($12.99)

Caposaldo 2014 Chianti ($8.99)

Saint-Hilaire 2014 Blanquette de Limoux Brut ($14.99)

Domaine J. Laurens “le Moulin” Blanquette de Limoux Brut ($14.99)

San Pietro 2015 Alto Adige Schiava ($12.99)

Vitiano 2013 Umbria Rosso ($11.99)

Mas de Gourgonnier 2014 Les Baux de Provence ($18.99)

Famille Perrin 2015 Côtes du Rhône Blanc “Reserve” ($11.99)

Au Bon Climat 2014 Santa Barbara County Chardonnay ($24.99)

Château Pégau 2014 Cuvée Lône Côtes-du-Rhône ($18.99)

Sonoma-Cutrer 2013 Sonoma Coast Chardonnay ($25)

Domaine de Mauperthuis 2014 Bourgogne Chardonnay Les Truffières ($14.99)

Berger 2013 Niederösterreich Zweigelt ($16.99/1 liter)

Château des Reyssiers 2013 Regnié ($16.99)

Louis Jadot 2014 Beaujolais-Villages ($11.99)

Weingut Josef Spreitzer 2013 “Riesling 101” Rheingau Riesling ($17.99)

Römerhof 2014 Mosel Riesling Kabinett ($12.99)

Huber 2014 “Terrassen” Traisental Riesling ($19.99)

Domingo Molina 2014 “Hermanos” Valle de Cafayate Salta Torrontes ($14.99)

Alamos 2014 Mendoza Malbec ($10.99)

Domaine André Neveu 2015 Sancerrre le Grand Fricambault Rosé ($22.99)

A. Rupert 2014 “Protea” Western Cape (South Africa) Chenin Blanc ($14.99)

Domaine des Rochelles 2013 “l’Ardoise” Anjou Rouge ($10.99)

Two Tempranillo-based Riojas

Reserve de la Saurine 2014 Gard ($7.99)

Trimbach 2013 Alsace Pinot Blanc ($18.99)

J & H Selbach 2014 Saar Riesling Spätlese ($21.99)

Querceto 2014 Chianti ($10.99)

Tintero Rosso ($10.99)

Château Amour 2011 Médoc ($23)

Gérard Bertrand 2012 “Cuvee Thomas Jefferson” Cremant de Limoux Brut ($17.99)

Argyle 2013 Willamette Valley Oregon Pinot Noir ($20.99)

Domaine de Bachellery 2013 Pays d’Oc Pinot Noir ($11.99)

Porto Kopke NV Fine Tawny Port ($17.99)

Bouchard Père & Fils 2013 “Réserve” Bourgogne Pinot Noir ($20.99)

Cascina La Ghersa 2013 “Piagé” Barbera d’Asti ($14.99)

Cleto Chiarli “Vecchia Modena Premium” Lambrusco di Sorbara Secco ($13.99)

Bonterra 2012 Mendocino County Zinfandel ($13.99)

Giorgio Rivetti 2014 “Indigenous” Prosecco Brut ($14.99)

Pratsch 2014 Niederösterreich Grüner Veltliner ($14.99/1 liter)

Château Pégau 2013 Cuvée Lône Côtes-du-Rhône ($18.99)

La Vieille Ferme 2013 Rouge ($9.99)

Puzelat-Bonhomme 2012 Touraine Pinot Noir ($22.99)

Domaine des Corbillières 2014 Touraine Rosé ($15.99)

Le Cirque 2014 Côtes Catalanes Rosé ($13.99)

Casanova Della Spinetta 2014 “Il Rosé di Casanova” Toscana Rosato ($19.99)

Michele Chiarlo 2011 “Le Orme” Barbera d’Asti Superiore ($16.99)