Aug 20th 2009 11:06PM Sounds like are Chard palates are similar. I highly prefer those that come from stainless steel barrels and find the words oak and butter quickly send me looking elsewhere. I agree, I too found the Down Under to be very nice, especially considering it is priced at $3 in the Bay Area at Trader Joe's.
That said, certainly not my dream wine. What is? For today I'll go with a pre 50's first growth Bordeaux...
Oct 4th 2008 1:53AM Trader Joe's easy...I am a fan of the Columbia Crest as well. That said, I keep score. Here are my Top 10 Trader Joe's Wines. Look forward to hearing thoughts.