2006 Ridge Geyserville - Printable Version
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- Drew - 05-16-2009 08:08 PM
I have an opportunity to purchase a case for $24.30 per bottle after tax. Good deal?
- winoweenie - 05-16-2009 08:38 PM
Verily YES! herr ins-spec-i-tor. WW
- Drew - 05-17-2009 07:48 AM
Thanks but should have been clearer. Is the 2006 vintage good or should I not worry?
- winoweenie - 05-17-2009 08:28 AM
Tasted and purchased, but naturally, not at the inspetors price. Typically Geyserville and structured for the long thingie. WW
- Bucko - 05-17-2009 11:58 AM
Retailed for $35. It's a blend of Zinfandel, Carignane, Petite Sirah and Mataro. Tanzer (the only critic I read anymore) gave it a 91.
- Drew - 05-19-2009 06:09 PM
Snagged a box.....thanks for the advice.
- Drew - 07-26-2009 09:09 AM
Served at dinner last night and what a beautiful wine. Elegant and complex red and dark berry flavors across the board. Displays a satisfying sweetness that lures you to take another sip. Silky mouthfeel with an intermitant deep berry note enveloped in a touch of chocolate. Very nice!
- winoweenie - 07-26-2009 04:04 PM
I was only able to purchase 4 at the 34 per here in the valley but, not to begrudge your purchase, I'll let you open the 1st 8 so I wont do the early "open tango" with this kick-patootie bottling. From the Trentadue vineyard This is the premier, IMHO, bottling of this varietal in America. WW. ( Bye the Bye,,,, Did youse drink this with crabs, mussels, fishie thingies or some major meaty stuff like Porterhousies?)
[This message has been edited by winoweenie (edited 07-26-2009).]