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My 15 Favorite Wines of 2018

It turns out I tasted a few (hundred) wines this year. There were a few duds in the heap but the vast majority were good to very good. There were even a few outstanding ones in there! But this list isn't necessarily the best wines I tried in 2018, although many were among the best. It's a list of my favorite wines of 2018 because I wanted to include things like my favorite everyday wines, which are affordable gems.

Read on and maybe you'll find one that becomes a favorite for you!


Key: Producer, Wine Name (Variety), Appellation, Year Everyday Red, White, & RoséRed
Marcel Lapierre, Raisins Gaulois (Gamay), Vin de France, 2016
Primarily Morgon cru Beaujolais

White
Domaine de la Pépière, La Pepie Muscadet (Melon de Bourgogne), Muscadet Sèvre et Maine/Loire Valley, 2016

Rosé
Domaine de Fontsainte, Gris de Gris (Grenache Gris, Grenache Noir, Carignan, Cinsault, Mourvedre),  Corbières/Languedoc-Roussillon, 2016
Italian Red & White Red
A&G Fantino, Laboro Disubbidiente (Neb…

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