Recent tastings by the FFWJ Staff

  1. 2009 I Balzini Red Label Merlot/Cab Sav $27- uneventful
  2. 2005 Darioush Shiraz $90- surprised us that it was DOA. Not age worthy?
  3. 2013 Castello del Terriccio $43- silky an dfruity
  4. 2014 Groth Oakville Cab Sav $55- tasty juice
  5. 1996 Chateau Sociando Mallet- DOA
  6. 2007 Conterno Fantino Borolo Mosconi Vigna Red- Drink today. Some fruit still alive
  7. 2005 Dalle Valle Napa Cab Sav $215- Drink today.
  8. 2018 Penfolds Bin 51 Riesling $30- smooth and savory
  9. 2015 Stone Street Chardonnay Upper Barn Vineyard Alexander Valley $50- excellent
  10. 2010 Campo Alegre Toro Spain Michelle Roland $30- DOA what a waste of juice $
  11. 2014 La Jota Merlot $100- excellent
  12. 2014 Et Fille Deux Vineyard Viognier $30- forgetaboutit
  13. 2013 Akrasia Rutherford Cab Sav $50- good juice
  14. 2006 Michele Chiarlo Tortoniano Barolo- DOA
  15. 2016 Gaja Promis – uneventful
  16. 2011 Paolo Scavino Barolo Monvigliero $75- still alive! Drink today
  17. 2013 Claude Dugat Gevrey Chamberin $110- OK but not worth $110
  18. 2017 Joseph Drouhin Echezeaux Grand Cru $300- Haha $300 yeah right. Fools gold
  19. 2013 Peter Michael Les Pavots $200- well structured. Not worth the price
  20. 2014 Gainey Patrick’s Vineyard Selection Red Blend $75- Excellent
  21. 2014 Hall Ellie’s Vineyard Cab Sav $75- Outstanding juice!
  22. 2012 Chateau La Fleur de Bouard lalande de Pomeral- OK
  23. 2010 Campillo Reserve Especial Rioja- big caramel vanilla notes
  24. 1989 Chateau Cantemerle Haut Medoc $75- DOA
  25. 2009 Malvira Roero $25- forgetaboutit
  26. 1966 Pommard VVP Francois Protheau- DOA. Did you expect anything else?