Tim Lemke

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

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...
Siegrest Blanc de Noir
0 1101

Last week I was singing the praises of German pinot noir. Well, how about a curve ball to blow your mind? How about...
Undone Pinot Noir
0 1327

As my palate and I mature, I find myself less interested in the big & bold wines and fine myself drawn toward medium-bodied wines —...