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  • noun Plural form of bottling.

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Examples

  • On occasion, the reserve bottlings have even been inferior.

    Red Newt Cellars 2007 Sawmill Creek Vineyards Gewurztraminer

  • The Rouge carries non-vintage label (and subsequent bottlings very well may be non-vintage) but this edition is 100% 2007 fruit -- 95% merlot, 3% cabernet sauvignon and 2% cabernet franc to be more precise.

    Lenn Thompson

  • You maintain your anonymity, so why not offer specific examples of single-vineyard FL wines that are inferior to their "regular" bottlings?

    Red Newt Cellars 2007 Sawmill Creek Vineyards Gewurztraminer

  • I might be more inclined to buy them if they were a few dollars more than the lower bottlings, but almost double the price is a barrier.

    Red Newt Cellars 2007 Sawmill Creek Vineyards Gewurztraminer

  • Wineries like Raphael, Shinn, Macari, Jamesport, Channing Daughters and Paumanok are all making quality sauvignon these days and (with some vineyard variation) there is a style that many seem to be going for with at least some of their bottlings.

    Jamesport Vineyards 2007 Sauvignon Blanc Reserve

  • Winemaker Fred Merwarth makes seven different rieslings, including two single-vineyard wines, a late harvest, a TBA-style, a Reserve and then two "regular" bottlings.

    LENNDEVOURS:

  • Did the two vineyards really warrant separate bottlings, or was it a marketing ploy along the lines of "reserve" labels?

    Tasting Notes

  • Winemaker Fred Merwarth makes seven different rieslings, including two single-vineyard wines, a late harvest, a TBA-style, a Reserve and then two "regular" bottlings.

    Tasting Notes

  • That's what David Page, co-owner of Shinn Estate Vineyards said when I asked him about his 2006 Rose ($16) -- a much richer, bolder wine than many local bottlings.

    Long Island Dines

  • I agree that sometimes I prefer the 'regular' bottlings to the 'reserve' but 99% of the time that's just an oak thing (I'm talking chardonnay and reds here mostly).

    Red Newt Cellars 2007 Sawmill Creek Vineyards Gewurztraminer

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