Here's the complete listing of wines I have tried, either in full tasting notes or at an event, organized first by where I bought them and a short description to help guide you. Click the respective links for my full post!

Total Wine

  • Grüner Veltliner - Winzer Krems, 2014 - Kremstal, Austria - $13.99 - Crisp, lemon, citrus, acidic, refreshing, the wine of spring! - Three bunches
  • Picpoul de Pinet - Hugues Beauvignac, 2014 - Languedoc-Roussillon, France - $11.99 - Refreshing, citrus, lime, minerals - Three bunches
  • Sauvignon Blanc - Governors Bay, 2014 - Marlborough NZ - $11.99 - Citrus, gooseberry, crisp - Three bunches
  • Riesling - Albrecht, 2014 - Alsace, France - $18.99 - Dry, apple, floral - Three bunches
  • Riesling - Anne de K, 2012 - Alsace, France - $14.99 - Dry, apple, pear, honey - Three bunches
  • Chardonnay - Olema by Amici Cellars - Sonoma CA - $15.99 - Apple, pear, a hint of butter, light oak, balanced - Three bunches
  • Chardonnay - Domaine Chatelain Petit Chablis - Burgundy, France - $19.99 - Crisp, unoaked, apple, lemon - Three bunches
  • Chardonnay - Domaine Chenevieres Chablis - Burgundy, France - $19.99 - Medium body, apricot, peaches - Two bunches
  • Chardonnay - Ramey - Russian River Valley, CA - $36.99 - Apple, stone fruit, medium body - Four bunches
  • Rosé - Domaine Mousset, 2015 - Cotes du Rhone, France - $12.99 - Strawberry, fruity, refreshing - Four bunches
  • Pinot Noir - Cardwell Hill Cellars, 2011 - Willamette Valley OR - $30 - Fuller in body, ripe red berry, hint of sourness - Three bunches
  • Pinot Noir - Coelho Winery Atracao, 2012 - Willamette Valley OR - $21.99 - Cherry, cranberry, cedar, jammy - One bunch
  • Pinot Noir - Cloud Break, 2014 - California - $8.99 - Red fruit, light body, tart - Two bunches
  • Beaujolais (Gamay) - Louis Jadot Beaujolais-Villages, 2015 - Beaujolais, France - Fruit forward, red berries, acidic - Three bunches
  • Red Blend - Kitchen Sink, Red Table Wine - California - $9.99 - Good for price point, red fruit, medium body - Two bunches
  • Red Blend - Phantom by Bogle Vineyards - California - $15.99+ (can also be found at Trader Joe's seasonally) - Black fruit, spice, vanilla, delicious - Four bunches
  • Red Blend - 19 Crimes, 2016 - South Eastern Australia - $8.99 - Black fruit, vanilla - Two bunches
  • Cabernet Sauvignon - Happy Camper - California - $8.99 - Fruit forward, cherry, hint of pepper. Screwtop, good for every day - Three bunches
  • Cabernet Sauvignon - Carnivor - California - $10.99, Total Wine - Vanilla, blackberry jam, over-oaked - One bunch
  • Grenache - Honoro Vera - Calatayud, Spain - $7.99 - Red berries, spice, easy drinking, great value - Four bunches
  • Chianti (Sangiovese) - Da Vinci Chianti - Chianti, Italy - $11.29 - Plum, cherry, raspberry, clove, pepper - Three bunches
  • Beaujolais (Gamay) - Chateau de Deduits Fleurie - Beaujolais, France - $19.99 - Raspberry, acidic, tart - Two bunches
  • Beaujolais (Gamay) - Louis Jadot, 2015 - Beaujolais, France - Fruit forward, red berries, acidic - Three bunches

Grocery Store (ex: Harris Teeter, Kroger, Publix, etc)

  • Sparkling - Schramsberg Brut Rosé - North Coast, CA - $35-40+ - Dough, strawberry, citrus - Four bunches
  • Riesling - Bonterra - California - $12.99 - Sweet, apricot, petrol - One bunch
  • Sauvignon Blanc - Starborough, 2016 - Marlborough NZ - $10.99 - Grapefruit, grass, crisp - Three bunches
  • Merlot - Queen of Hearts - Santa Barbara County, CA - $12.99 -  Blackberry, jam, tannin - Three bunches
  • Red Blend - Ruby Sky, 2012 - Washington State - $9.99 - Fruit forward, blueberry, little tannin - Two bunches
  • Red Blend - 14 Hands Stampede, 2014 - Columbia Valley, WA - $11.99 - Cherry, vanilla, cola - Two bunches
  • Red Blend - 19 Crimes, 2016 - South Eastern Australia - $8.99, Widely Available - Black fruit, vanilla - Two bunches
  • Shiraz - Wild Oats, 2012 - Central Ranges NSW, Australia - $14.99 - Good flavor, berry, pepper - Three bunches
  • Shiraz - Penfolds Koonunga Hill - South Australia - $13.99 - Blueberry, blackberry, low tannin - One bunch
  • Malbec - Tilia Wines - Mendoza, Argentina - $11.99 - Not my favorite, plum, smoke - One bunch
  • Zinfandel - Gnarly Head - Lodi, California - $8.99 - Dark red cherry, plum, pepper, a hint of vanilla, new favorite - Four bunches
  • Other Red - Da Vinci Chianti - Chianti, Italy - $12.99 - Plum, cherry, raspberry, clove, pepper - Three bunches

Whole Foods

  • Sparkling - Madame Liberte, Brut - California - $16.99- Crisp, pear, apple, hint of biscuit - Not rated
  • Sparkling - Underwood The Bubbles - Oregon - $6.99 (375 mL can), Whole Foods - Citrus, fine bubbles, refreshing - Four bunches
  • Pinot Grigio - Ecaana - delle Venezie, Italy - $10.99 - Crisp, apple, citrus, refreshing - Three bunches
  • Reisling - King's Estate North by Northwest - Horse Heaven Hills, WA - $17.99 - Off-dry, apple, pineapple, peach, honey - Not rated
  • Chardonnay - La Chablisienne Chablis La Pierrelee - Burgundy, France - $21.99 - Unoaked, green apple, stone fruit, fresh - Not rated
  • Pinot Noir - The Stash, 2014 - Santa Rita Hills CA - $14.99+ - Dark stone fruit, cherry, plum, pepper - Not rated
  • Grenache - Joel Gott - California, $14.99 - Medium body, raspberry, plum, smoke - Three bunches

Local Wine Shop or Retail from Restaurant

  • Chenin Blanc - Domaine des Baummard Savennieres, 2011 - Loire Valley, France - $26- Crisp, bruised apple, tree fruit - Not rated
  • Riesling - Höpler - Austria - $19.99 - Dry, apple, lemon, peach, refreshing - Three bunches
  • Chardonnay - LIOCO Chardonnay, 2014 - Sonoma CA - $24 - Golden color, apple, hint of oak - Not rated
  • Rosé - my Essential Rosé, 2015 - Provence, France - $11/glass or about $15/bottle retail - Strawberry, crisp, hint of banana - Two bunches
  • Pinot Noir - Albert Bichot Santenay 1er cru "Clos Rousseau', 2012 - Burgundy, France - $30 - Red and black fruit, hint of spice - Not rated
  • Pinot Noir - La Crema, 2013 - Willamette Valley, OR - $24 - Cherry, cranberry, earthy, light - Three bunches
  • Pinot Noir - Reference Point, 2014 - Willamette Valley OR - $24.99 - A heavier feminine style, red berry, raspberry, cola - Three bunches
  • Pinot Noir - Piazza Del Dotto, 2012 - Sonoma Coast, CA - $38 - Raspberry, vanilla, masculine, amazing - Four bunches
  • Pinot Noir - Planet Oregon, 2014 - Willamette Valley, OR - $20 - Cherry cola, berry, a little light - Three bunches
  • Merlot - Trefethen, 2012 - Napa Valley, CA - $27.99 - Dark fruit, velvety, mocha - Four bunches
  • Red Blend - Le Macchiole Bolgheri Rosso, 2012 - Tuscany, Italy - $34 - Hints of spice, pepper, smooth, chocolate - Not rated
  • Red Blend - Ancient Peaks Renegade, 2013 - Paso Robles, CA - $24 - Black fruit, spice, vanilla, bold - Three bunches
  • Shiraz - Elderton Shiraz, 2012 - Barossa Valley, Australia - $30 - Full bodied, spice - Not rated
  • Malbec - Black Cabra, 2012 - Mendoza, Argentina, $10+ - Blackberry, light pepper, easy drinking, an every day favorite - Four bunches
  • Cabernet Sauvignon - Motto Wines - California - $7.99+ - Vanilla, smooth, plum, little tannin - Three bunches
  • Cabernet Sauvignon - Palmaz, 2010 - Napa Valley, CA - $100+ - Dark red fruits, smooth, delicious - Four bunches