Wine of the Week Archives:

Wines chosen for this section are selected irrespective of price point, varietal make up or region of origin. These wines stand out from each week's tastings by virtue of their character and appeal. They may not necessarily garner the highest scores; they just need to be interesting, unique and distinct in some way. does not accept compensation for selecting wines for this section.

2007 Carr Vineyards & Winery Cabernet Franc, Santa Ynez Valley

January 06, 2011

This week's wine showcases the potential of f the fruit from Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara...

2006 Ca' del Solo Sangiovese, Gimelli Vineyard, San Benito County

October 19, 2009

This wine geek's wine has undeniable broad appeal. Beginners will enjoy this versatile wine, while the more...

2001 Jekel Sanctuary Red Table Wine, Arroyo Seco

February 27, 2009

This wine exemplifies the potential of the Arroyo Seco AVA. Merlot-dominant, this blend is a pleasure to drink...

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