April 2024 - On-Demand

April 2024 - On-Demand
This month's Wine feature is On-Demand Wines

On-Demand Reviews

Avenue 2022  Sauvignon Blanc
92 points
$13
Best Buy
A bright and refreshing Sauvignon Blanc that would pair well with rich seafood dishes; an elevated choice for weddings, parties, and the like.
92 points $13 Best Buy
Alexander Valley Vineyards 2023 Gewürz Gewurztraminer
90 points
$16
Best Buy
Beautifully fruity and floral on the nose while staying dry and having a pleasant acidity and delicate bitterness on the palate to keep everything balanced and food friendly.
90 points $16 Best Buy
Hindsight 2023  Sauvignon Blanc
89 points
$23
A plush and ripe example of a New World take on white Bordeaux.
Saddlehill Cellars 2022 Coeur dEst Outer Coastal Plain
89 points
$24
An appetizing New Jersey red blend with bright fruit, crunchy tannins, and a nice sense of place.
Vivo NV Reserva Blend No.23 Cabernet Sauvignon
88 points
$12
Best Buy
A nice leaner and lighter styling of Cabernet Sauvignon with a pleasing herbal lift.
88 points $12 Best Buy
Vivo NV Reserva Blend No.19 Malbec
88 points
$12
Best Buy
Intense berry aromas paired with just the right amount of oak make this Malbec smooth and easy drinking.
88 points $12 Best Buy
Avenue 2022 Syrah Grenache Red Blend
88 points
$13
Best Buy
Two parts earth and one part fruit makes for an enjoyable blended red wine from Southern France.
88 points $13 Best Buy
Ely By Callaway Cellars 2021  Chardonnay
88 points
$19
A Chardonnay for having some popcorn while watching a movie or the Oscar's.
Alexander Valley Vineyards 2022 Estate Grown Pinot Noir
88 points
$35
A pretty Pinot Noir that needs some decanting time to open up and unfurl.
Neon Coast 2022  Chardonnay
87 points
$13
Best Buy
Rich and round with layers of pleasingly oaky baking spice.
87 points $13 Best Buy
Vivo 2021 Especial Cabernet Sauvignon
87 points
$13
Best Buy
Fruity yet herbal with nice acidity, this is a wine for grilled steaks.
87 points $13 Best Buy
Ely By Callaway Cellars 2020  Chardonnay
87 points
$19
A rich and plushly textured Chardonnay with warming tropical notes.
Paradise Ridge 2020  Pinot Noir
87 points
$50
Nice fruit with a smoky umami undertone will have this wine pairing very well with grilled sausages.
Paradise Ridge 2020 Walters Vineyard Pinot Noir
87 points
$59
A smoldering, smoky BBQ Pinot Noir that retains some lovely black cherry notes.
Vivo NV Reserva Blend No.11 Sauvignon Blanc
86 points
$12
Best Buy
Well balanced fruit and acidity make this a nice Sauvignon Blanc with a meal or alone as a summer sipper.
86 points $12 Best Buy
Neon Coast 2021  Cabernet Sauvignon
86 points
$13
Best Buy
The transition wine from your hours of coffee drinking to your first hard beverage before happy hour.
86 points $13 Best Buy
Hindsight 2022  Chardonnay
85 points
$23
A solid daily drinker or house Chardonnay; try with a decant and a chill.
Vivo NV Reserva Blend No.47 Pinot Grigio
84 points
$12
This wine has nice acidity and a green herbal tone that will pair with the salad course.
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