Here's the complete listing of wines I have tried (either in full tasting notes or at an event) organized by varietal and a short blurb to help guide you. Click the respective links for my full post.

Sparkling

  • Madame Liberte, Brut - California - $16.99, Whole Foods- Crisp, pear, apple, hint of biscuit - Not rated
  • Schramsberg Brut Rosé - North Coast, CA - $35-40+, Grocery Store - Dough, strawberry, citrus - Four bunches
  • Underwood The Bubbles - Oregon - $6.99 (375 mL can), Whole Foods - Citrus, fine bubbles, refreshing - Four bunches
  • Juvé y Camps Brut Rosé - Penedes, Spain - $14.99, Whole Foods - Strawberry, cherry, biscuit - Three bunches

Sauvignon Blanc

  • Governors Bay, 2014 - Marlborough NZ - $11.99, Total Wine- Citrus, gooseberry, crisp - Three bunches
  • Starborough, 2016 - Marlborough NZ - $10.99, Grocery Store - Grapefruit, grass, crisp - Three bunches
  • Greyrock, 2016 - Marlborough NZ - $14.99, Total Wine - Grapefuit, green pepper, less acidic - Three bunches

Pinot Grigio (Gris)

  • Ecaana - delle Venezia, Italy - $10.99, Whole Foods - Crisp, apple, citrus, refreshing - Three bunches
  • Acrobat Pinot Gris, 2015 - Oregon - $14.99, Whole Foods - Peach, pineapple, creamy texture, balanced acidity - Three bunches

Riesling

  • King's Estate North by Northwest - Horse Heaven Hills, WA - $17.99, Whole Foods - Off-dry, apple, pineapple, peach, honey - Not rated
  • Höpler - Austria - $19.99, Wine shop - Dry, apple, lemon, peach, refreshing - Three bunches
  • Bonterra - California - $12.99, Grocery store - Sweet, apricot, petrol - One bunch
  • Albrecht, 2014 - Alsace, France - $18.99, Total Wine - Dry, apple, floral - Three bunches
  • Anne de K, 2012 - Alsace, France - $14.99, Total Wine - Dry, apple, pear, honey - Three bunches

Chardonnay

  • Olema by Amici Cellars - Sonoma CA - $15.99, Total Wine - Apple, pear, a hint of butter, light oak, balanced - Three bunches
  • La Chablisienne Chablis La Pierrelee - Burgundy, France - $21.99, Whole Foods - Unoaked, green apple, stone fruit, fresh - Not rated
  • LIOCO Chardonnay, 2014 - Sonoma CA - $24, Wine Shop - Golden color, apple, hint of oak - Not rated
  • Domaine Chatelain Petit Chablis - Burgundy, France - $19.99, Total Wine - Crisp, unoaked, apple, lemon, Three bunches
  • Domaine Chenevieres Chablis - Burgundy, France - $19.99, Total Wine - Medium body, apricot, peaches - Two bunches
  • Ramey - Russian River Valley, CA - $33.99, Total Wine - Apple, stone fruit, medium body - Four bunches

Other Whites

  • Chenin Blanc - Domaine des Baummard Savennieres, 2011 - Loire Valley, France - $26, Wine Shop- Crisp, bruised apple, tree fruit - Not rated
  • Grüner Veltliner - Winzer Krems, 2014 - Kremstal, Austria - $13.99, Total Wine - Crisp, lemon, citrus, acidic, refreshing, the wine of spring! - Three bunches
  • Picpoul de Pinet - Hugues Beauvignac, 2014 - Languedoc-Roussillon, France - $11.99, Total Wine - Refreshing, citrus, lime, minerals - Three bunches

Rosé

  • my Essential Rosé, 2015 - Provence, France - $11/glass or about $15/bottle retail, Local restaurant - Strawberry, crisp, hint of banana - Two bunches
  • Domaine Mousset, 2015 - Cotes du Rhone, France - $12.99, Total Wine - Strawberry, fruity, refreshing - Four bunches

Pinot Noir

  • Cardwell Hill Cellars, 2011 - Willamette Valley OR - $30, Total Wine - Fuller in body, ripe red berry, hint of sourness - Three bunches
  • The Stash, 2014 - Santa Rita Hills CA - $14.99+, Whole Foods - Dark stone fruit, cherry, plum, pepper - Not rated
  • Albert Bichot Santenay 1er cru "Clos Rousseau', 2012 - Burgundy, France - $30, Wine Shop - red and black fruit, hint of spice - Not rated
  • Coelho Winery Atracao, 2012 - Willamette Valley OR - $21.99, Total Wine - Cherry, cranberry, cedar, jammy - One bunch
  • La Crema, 2013 - Willamette Valley OR - $24, Restaurant - Cherry, cranberry, earthy, light - Three bunches
  • Reference Point, 2014 - Willamette Valley OR - $24.99, Local Shop - A heavier feminine style, red berry, raspberry, cola - Three bunches
  • Piazza Del Dotto, 2012 - Sonoma Coast, CA - $38, Local wine shop - Raspberry, vanilla, masculine, amazing - Four bunches
  • Planet Oregon, 2014 - Willamette Valley, OR - $20, Restaurant - Cherry cola, berry, a little light - Three bunches
  • Cloud Break, 2014 - California - $8.99, Total Wine - Red fruit, light body, tart - Two bunches
  • Ropiteau, 2016 - France - $9.95, Total Wine - Tart cherry, thin - Two bunches
  • Samuel Roberts Winery Vintner's Reserve, 2015 - Willamette Valley, OR - $14.99, Total Wine - Cherry, cranberry, cinnamon - Four bunches

Merlot

  • Queen of Hearts - Santa Barbara County, CA - $12.99, Fresh Market -  Blackberry, jam, tannin - Three bunches
  • Trefethen, 2012 - Napa Valley, CA - $27.99, Wine Shop - Dark fruit, velvety, mocha - Four bunches

Red Blends

  • Kitchen Sink, Red Table Wine - California - $9.99, Total Wine - Good for price point, red fruit, medium body - Two bunches
  • Phantom by Bogle Vineyards - California - $15.99+, Total Wine or Trader Joe's (seasonal) - Black fruit, spice, vanilla, delicious - Four bunches
  • Le Macchiole Bolgheri Rosso, 2012 - Tuscany, Italy - $34, Wine Shop - Hints of spice, pepper, smooth, chocolate - Not rated
  • Ruby Sky Red Blend, 2012 - Washington State - $9.99, Grocery Store - Fruit forward, blueberry, little tannin - Two bunches
  • 14 Hands Stampede, 2014 - Columbia Valley, WA - $11.99, Grocery Store - Cherry, vanilla, cola - Two bunches
  • Ancient Peaks Renegade, 2013 - Paso Robles, CA - $24, Restaurant - Black fruit, spice, vanilla, bold - Three bunches
  • 19 Crimes, 2016 - South Eastern Australia - $8.99, Widely Available - Black fruit, vanilla - Two bunches

Malbec

  • Tilia Wines, 2014 - Mendoza, Argentina - $11.99, Harris Teeter - Not my favorite, plum, smoke - One bunch
  • Black Cabra, 2012 - Mendoza, Argentina - $10+, Wine Shop - Blackberry, light pepper, easy drinking, an every day favorite - Four bunches

Syrah/Shiraz

  • Elderton Shiraz, 2012 - Barossa Valley, Australia - $30, Wine Shop - Full bodied, spice - Not rated
  • Wild Oats Shiraz, 2012 - Central Regions NSW, Australia - $13.99, Harris Teeter - Good flavor, berry, pepper - Three bunches
  • Penfolds Koonunga Hills, 2012 - South Australia - $13.99, Fresh Markey - Blueberry, blackberry, low tannin - One bunch

Zinfandel

  • Gnarly Head, 2013 - Lodi, California - $9.99, Grocery Store - Dark red cherry, plum, pepper, hint of vanilla - Four bunches

Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Motto Backbone - California - $7.99+, Wine Shop/Grocery Stores - Vanilla, smooth, plum, little tannin - Three bunches
  • Happy Camper - California - $8.99, Total Wine - Fruit forward, cherry, hint of pepper. Screwtop, good for every day - Three bunches
  • Carnivor - California - $10.99, Total Wine - Vanilla, blackberry jam, over-oaked - One bunch
  • Liberty School - Paso Robles, CA - $14, Grocery Store - Red fruit, plum, low tannin - Three bunches
  • Palmaz, 2010 - Napa Valley, CA - $100+, Winery - Dark red fruits, smooth, delicious - Four bunches
  • Carson Ridge - Paso Robles, CA - $11.99, Total Wine - Fruit pie, low tannin, medium body - Two bunches

Other Reds

  • Beaujolais (Gamay) - Louis Jadot Beaujolais Villages- Beaujolais, France - $9.97, Total Wine/Grocery Stores - Fruit forward, red berries, acidic - Three bunches
  • Beaujolais (Gamay) - Chateau de Deduits Fleurie - Beaujolais, France - $19.99, Total Wine - Raspberry, acidic, tart - Two bunches
  • Carignan - Seghesio - $30, Weekly Tasting - Raspberry, spice, something earthy - Four bunches
  • Chianti - Da Vinci Chianti - Chianti, Italy - $12.99, Total Wine/Grocery Stores - Plum, cherry, raspberry, clove, pepper - Three bunches
  • Grenache - Joel Gott - California - $14.99, Whole Foods - Medium body, raspberry, plum, smoke - Three bunches
  • Grenache - Honoro Vera - Calatayud, Spain - $7.99, Total Wine - Red berries, spice, easy drinking, great value - Four bunches