Tim Lemke

Tim is the founder and chief reviewer at Cheap Wine Ratings since 2007.
Stemmari Baci Vivaci

Late last summer I visited west Sicily to explore the Marsala wine region.  While I was there I learned about grillo, a grape...
Mionetto IL Prosecco

Last week I did a write-up on the Mionetto Prestige Collection Prosecco and commented about how I've been coming across more and...
Mionetto Prestige Collection Brut

I've been coming across a number of different sparklers from Mionetto lately.  They seem to be doing a marketing push and I'm seeing...
RK Riesling

As you may have noticed, wine PR folks like to come up with various events to get folks talking about (and more importantly, drinking)...
Hey Mambo Dry Rosé

If you're a regular reader here you probably already know that I'm a fan of dry rosé wines (among a number of other wine...
Caymus Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon

Although my primary focus on this website is inexpensive wines (it's in the name of the site after all), I sometimes have an opportunity...
Apothic Red

I've written about previous vintages of Apothic Red and it's a consistently popular wine among everyday wine drinkers.  I've had a few folks...