Ziggy’s 2020 Holiday Wine Picks

2020 Holiday Wine Picks Winners!

 

*Cheap & Cheerful*

SPARKLING WINE

 

2017 Korbel, Natural, Russian River Valley   $16-

Elegant yet Approachable, Gravenstein Apples & Citrus, Tastes Expensive, Zippy

 

WHITE WINE

 

2019 Rodney Strong Vineyards, Chardonnay, California    $17-

Classic, Crisp & Creamy, Elegant Yet Fun, Baking Spices, Lemon Curd, Fabu

 

RED WINE

 

2019 Shannon Ridge, Zinfandel, Lake County   $12.99

Juicy, Salubrious, Crowd Pleaser, Sexy Spice, Mulberries Making Merry, Yummy

 

 

*High End*

SPARKLING WINE

 

2013 Domaine Carneros, La Rêve, Blanc de Blancs   $120-

Citrus Dream, Extraordinary, Impressive, Beyond Bliss, Stunning Complexity, Nirvana, Ginger Snappy, Exotic Lychee, Wildflowers in Autumn, Beautiful & Expressive

 

WHITE WINE

 

2018 Brittan Vineyards, Estate Chardonnay, McMinnville, OR. $45-

Sassy Meyer Lemon, Merry Merry Minerality, Young Nectarine, Peachy Keen, Pie Crust, Spring Pea Tendrils, Partridges in a Pear Tree, Stunning Complexity, A Table Must

 

RED WINE

 

2017 Davis Bynum, Pinot Noir, Dutton Ranches, Russian River Valley.  $55-

Rhubarb, Leather, Spice & Everything Nice, Violets, Embracing, Very Impressive, Pomegranates Dancing Under The Moonlight, Fruitcake Spices, It’s a Keeper