Tim Lemke

Tim is the founder and chief reviewer at Cheap Wine Ratings since 2007.
Forget-Brimont Premier Cru Brut Champagne

Sometimes we all need a splurge. You need to treat yo' self! And when it comes to a wine splurge, Champagne is near the...
Serie Riberas Gran Reserva Sauvignon Blanc

I've said this many times before and I'll say it again, Chile is one of my favorite places in the world for sauvignon...
Robert Mondavi Private Selection, Bourbon Barrel Cabernet Sauvignon

I've noticed a lot of trends in the food an beverage world over the past decade. Some of those trends I love, such as...
Casillero del Diablo, Sauvignon Blanc

When it comes to sauvignon blanc, I tend to gravitate toward two regions -- New Zealand and Chile. Both tend to produce very bold,...
Bila-Haut Rose
0 1216

This is not the first vintage of this wine I've reviewed. A couple years ago I reviewed the 2013 vintage, which was quite...
La Granja Garnacha Rose
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Every year I find myself loving rosé more and more. At its best it's a light, refreshing wine with floral, mineral, fruit and spice...
Frontera Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot

I'm a fan of the magnum, that's a 1.5 liter bottle of wine. Although the magnum also frustrates me because it seems like the...