Archives: 'Wine between $5-10'

linuxdave — December 20, 2005, 1:09 pm

FishEye Merlot 2003

A review of FishEye Merlot wine – fruity, cheap and a good match for a pasta dinner!

linuxdave — December 10, 2005, 11:29 pm

Fortant White Merlot 2003

I really wasn’t sure what to make about this whole white Merlot thing. Seems like they are playing a bit of catch-up to the White Zin here in America. Nevertheless, I thought I’d give a fair shot here on Cheap Wine Reviews. This one came from southern France. I guess it was a little sweeter […]

linuxdave — November 10, 2005, 9:00 pm

Cheap Red Wine

One of the highlights of visiting my parents these days is getting to try a new wine with them. I am usually the bringer of good sprits and good cheap wine, but this time my own dear mother supplied the wine. As a regular reader of Cheap Wine Reviews, she figured a wine with this […]

linuxdave — October 9, 2005, 12:23 am

Yellow Tail Pinot Grigio 2005

I love cheap wine that doesn’t stray too far from the taste of the grape it is made from. Pinot Grigios fulfill this desire, and this year’s Yellow Tail is no exception. Pear, apple, pineapple, lime! A burst of flavor on the tongue! I enjoyed this wine while sitting outside on this cool fall day […]

linuxdave — October 5, 2005, 12:08 pm

Lindemans Bin 99 Pinot Noir 2004

In honor of the 14th Wine Blogging Wednesday, I am reviewing a “New New World” Pinot Noir. My goal was to find something cheap and exotic. I hit the nail on the head with the cheap part (hopefully the cheapest, at $6.49), but Lindemans is far from exotic. After searching several wine stores in this […]