Archives: 'Wine between $5-10'

linuxdave — September 24, 2005, 4:08 pm

Little Penguin Merlot 2004

Matching the Yellow Tail Merlot with the catchy blue label, cheap price, and quality taste, this cheap wine is a tried and true favorite of mine. Deep red and fruity, it has a wonderful aroma and a very well-defined bouquet. I have no complaints at all. And although neither the label nor the Little Penguin […]

linuxdave — September 19, 2005, 8:17 pm

Aussie Wine Cabernet Shiraz 2002 in a can

This cheap wine makes me laugh on many levels, for many reasons: 1. I laugh because a SINGLE can of it has been in my refrigerator for 2 years. 2. I laugh because it comes in a can. Now, I’m all about alternative enclosures, but this just made me laugh. 3. I laugh because their […]

linuxdave — September 14, 2005, 12:30 pm

Cavit Pinot Noir 2002

Well, after another long, hard night at work, I, like many people, feel the need to calm the nerves with a nice, cheap bottle of wine. For this very reason, I keep a 4-pack of these mini bottles in my drawer. Cavit Pinot Noir comes with 187ML in each bottle (if you buy the four […]

linuxdave — September 13, 2005, 6:22 pm

Blue Fish Riesling 2004

First of all, take a look at this awesome wine bottle. Eye-catching azure blue with a cool, modern yellow label. If you look closely at the fish on the bottle, it spells out “blue”. Screw cap, too! This wine hails from the Pfalz region of Germany. Now, they say Germany produces some of the best […]

linuxdave — September 6, 2005, 6:35 am

Long Neck Cabernet Sauvignon 2003

If you liked the Goats Do Roam Red that I reviewed a while back, also from South Africa, then you’ll probably like Long Neck Cabernet. The Long Neck website could win awards. It is the best wine site I’ve seen so far. But I’m here to review the wine, not the website! The bottle had […]