Hi all! Thanks to all who watched today on Fox news. Here are the great value wines I recommended – price range $7-12. (I hope to get links to these wines and glasses asap, but all are available at Binny’s except the Waterford.)
Santa Julia Torrontes 2005 (Mendoza, Argentina) in screwcap
Terra Rosa Malbec 2003 (Mendoza, Argentina) in screwcap
Burgans Albarino 2004 (Rias Baixas, Spain) with plastic cork
Vega del Castillo Garnacha 2003 (Navarra, Spain)
Woop Woop Shiraz 2005 (South Eastern Australia) with a zork
Domaine de la Petite Cassagne Rose 2005 (Costieres de Nimes, France)
and some of the other wines…. on the table
La Vielle Ferme Cotes de Ventoux Rouge in a box!
Mionetto Il Moscato NV with a bottle cap
Pommery Pink Pop in a personal sized bottle
Raymond R CollectionCabernet Sauvignon 2003 – come taste it at my seminar
Santa Rita Medalla RealCabernet Sauvignon 2003 – this one too!
and the glassware was: Waterford Connoisseur Gold Collection Chardonnay stem and the two Riedel O series pink that benefit Living Beyond Breast Cancer.
So come out and see me in Grant Park – Daley Bicentennial Plaza at the Windy City Wine Festival. I’m on the wine education stage today at 5pm and Sunday on the main stage at 3pm. Make sure you say “hi”!
Eyeshadow was definitely improved since my last TV appearance, I think. So much to worry about besides just talkin about wine!