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- robr - 01-14-2006 12:12 PM

Has anyone tried this? I read somewhere that Rex Goliath is one of the best "bargain brands" out there, not only for Pinot Noir, but also their other varitals. The only one I seem to be ablr to find is the Chardonnay.


- hotwine - 01-14-2006 04:06 PM

It only gets a so-so from me, Bern.


- Kcwhippet - 01-14-2006 07:27 PM

Ho-hum here.


- Drew - 01-15-2006 01:42 AM

Yea, agree, it ain't all that.

Drew


- winoweenie - 01-15-2006 09:01 AM

YAWN! WW


- barnesy - 01-15-2006 08:06 PM

If you're looking for a good bargain pinot noir, look up Camelot Pinot Noir. Should be around$6 and is pretty good stuff.

Barnesy


- robr - 01-15-2006 08:48 PM

Had it. It was OK, worth the $6. I'm really looking for something a little better, but it's hard to find.


- Glass_A_Day - 01-16-2006 09:07 AM

I was not a fan of their pinot. The cab however, was one I bought by the case for a while. Decent for $6.


- robr - 01-16-2006 09:13 AM

I agree, their cab is better. i believe I heard that Camelot was a Kendell-Jackson property.


- barnesy - 01-16-2006 09:30 PM

Yep, its a KJ.

Barnesy


- pinot evil - 03-26-2006 10:37 PM

'Twas ghastly!


- Innkeeper - 03-27-2006 10:03 AM

Which? The Rex Goliath or the Camelot or both?


- wondersofwine - 03-27-2006 11:24 AM

I thought both Echelon and Mark West were pretty decent Pinot Noirs for the price (about $9-$11 a bottle)>


- Innkeeper - 12-10-2006 01:09 AM

Used a bottle today to make Beef Burgundien. It came out very well, and I finished the bottle while it was cooking, and it was OK.


- robr - 12-10-2006 12:05 PM

Yes, it's not bad, but then it's chardonnay. I think you have to really make an effort to make a bad one.