Quarantine Wine Tasting Notes

Throughout the time when the world was instructed to “stay home,” I was tasting through bottles of wine in the comfort of my living room.

Here are my tasting notes for the wines consumed during our time in quarantine over the course of the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020.

Quarantine Wines 1 (Italian wines, Argentine Malbec, Burgundy, Virginia, Cherry Pie Pinot Noir, and more!)

Quarantine Wines 2 (my new favorite Sicilian, sparkling wines, Burgundy,  Bee Hunter Pinot Noir, Stephanie’s Cuvée, and Spanish wines)

Quarantine Wines 3 (lots more sparkling and Ribera del Duero)

Quarantine Wines 4 (Sancerre, Bordeaux, and a lone Napa Cab)

Quarantine Wines 5 (Fantastic Oregon Pinot, two of my favorite Champagnes, and a Spanish Vino de Pago)

Quarantine Wines 6 (Rioja, Verdicchio, Slovenian Wine, Champagne, Burgundy, Cedar + Salmon, and more)

Quarantine Wines 7 (Orange Wine from Oregon, Gewurtaminer, Valpolicella, Australian Cab, Spanish Rosados, and Domaine Bousquet Malbec)

Quarantine Wines 8 (New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc, Burgundy Premier Cru, Bee Hunter Wine, Sonoma Zin, Napa Cab, and buttery Sonoma Chardonnay)

Quarantine Wines 9 (Bordeaux, Duckhorn, and a Virginia Petit Manseng Trio)

Quarantine Wines 10 (Australian Riesling, Sangiovese, 3 Champagnes, My Favorite Garnacha, Argentine Organic Wine, Chablis, Soave)



Schaller Chablis 2018
Soave-Bertani 2016
868 Vineyards Vidal Blanc Passito Wins the 2020 VA Governor’s Cup
Domaine Bousquet Virgen Red Blend
El Hombre Bala
Charles Heidsiek Brut Reserve Champagne
Tribulo Montecucco Sangiovese DOCG
Photo by Charles Heidsieck
Champagne Ayala Brut Majeur

Légende R Pauillac
Walsh Family Wine Petit Manseng
Sea Slopes Chardonnay
The Federalist Zinfandel
Bee Hunter Wine Late Harvest Riesling
Villa Maria Sauvignon Blanc
Hope Dies Last
Beronia Gran Reserva
Beronia Gran Reserva
Bee Hunter Pinot Noir Rosé, 2015
Bee Hunter Pinot Noir Rosé, 2015
Breaux Vineyards Equation Red
Breaux Vineyards Equation Red
Eisacktaler Kellerei Cantina Valle Isarco Grüner Veltliner 2016
Eisacktaler Kellerei Cantina Valle Isarco Grüner Veltliner 2016
Cherry Pie Pinot Noir
Cherry Pie Pinot Noir