Nice wine at Grocery Outlet for $2 a bottle
- SteveTimko Sep 14, 2009 06:40 AM
I read with envy all the nice wines they find at Grocery Outlet in the Bay Area. The success rate for the Reno-area Grocery Outlets is so much lower. My friend Glenn found a nice riesling, though, for $2. It's worth passing along.
# 2006 Marlargo Riesling - Australia, South Australia, Mount Lofty Ranges, Clare Valley (9/13/2009)
This was almost too dry for me. But it's a nice wine. The nose was excellent with citrus and white flowers (no diesel). On the palate, some nice zip with flavors of limes and some spice. One flaw was a bitter quinine flavor, but it didn't overwhelm the wine. Okay finish. So few of the Grocery Outlet bargain wines are any good. This one turned out to be quite nice for $2. Imported by Soulful Selections of Denver.