Tim Lemke

Tim is the founder and chief reviewer at Cheap Wine Ratings since 2007.
Santa Carolina Carmenère
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I love the story of carmenère, the lost grape of Bordeaux rediscovered in Chile after it was thought to have disappeared from our...
Pennywise Chardonnay

Anyone who's been a reader here for long knows that I'm not a huge chardonnay fan. As a result, I'm probably unfairly harsh when...
Blanc de Bleu, Cuvée Mousseux
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Wait, what!?!? A sparkling blue wine? That can't be wine, can it? It must be horrible. Did they add food dye? Who buys this...
Leese-Fitch Pinot Noir

I've been coming across more and more wines from The Other Guys brands lately. Leese-Fitch is one of those brands. While the family behind...
Trivento Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

The grand majority of Argentine red wines I've consumed have been malbec and somtimes bonarda. I was happy to try something different from Argentina —...
Peter Zemmer Pinot Grigio

In norther Italy, just south of Austria, lies a wine-growing region called Alto Adige — which I consider one of the best regions in the...
Santa Carolina Reserva de Familia Cabernet Sauvignon

This wine makes me a fan of Chilean cabernet sauvignon again. A number of years ago I was nuts over Chilean cabernet sauvignon, but...