Members Mark 2018 Malbec

Rating: 3.8 out of 5 stars (3.8 / 5)
Member's Mark 2018 MalbecMalbec red wine from Mendoza, Argentina. Sam’s Club’s own branded wine. Deep ruby red complexion. Full bodied. Strong aromas of cherry, plum dark fruits, strawberry and oak. Strong cherry with strawberry, plum and a hint of chocolate in the mouth. Oaky and fairly bold. Medium tannins. Rather dry, with medium acidity and a short finish. Pairs well with grilled burger and cheese. 13.5% ABV. Price: $6.98.

Members Mark 2017 Old Vine Zinfandel

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars (3 / 5)
Member's Mark 2017 Old Vine ZinfandelZinfandel from Lodi, California. Sam’s Club’s own branded wine. full bodied. Strong fruit notes with blackberry, oak and jam the nose. Very bold. Strong cedar in the mouth. Blackberry, oak, peppercorn and a little mocha in the mouth. Faint hint of vanilla. Jammy but not sweet. Fairly dry, with medium tannins. Fairly strong, lingering finish. 14.5% ABV. Price: $6.98.

Honoro Vera 2018 Merlot

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars (3.5 / 5)
Honoro Vera 2018 MerlotMerlot from Jumilla, Spain. 100% Merlot. Medium bodied. Musky with cherry on the nose. Musky with cherry, chocolate and mocha on the palate. Oaky with a hint of pepper. Bold taste with slight acidity and soft, light tannins. Pairs well with barbecue. 14.5% ABV. Price: $9.99.

El Goru 2016 Monastrell

Rating: 3.6 out of 5 stars (3.6 / 5)
El Goru 2016 MonastrellMonastrell from Jumilla, Spain. 61% Monastrell, 44% Syrah and 5% Petit Verdot. Full bodied. Oak and blackberry on the nose.Oak, blackberry and plum in the mouth. Very dry with a lot of tannin. Gripping and earthy. Fairly strong tannins. Strong, lingering finish. 14.5% ABV. Price: $7.99.

Backsberg 2017 Pinotage

Rating: 4.2 out of 5 stars (4.2 / 5)
Backsberg 2017 PinotagePinotage wine from South Africa. Kosher Mevushal made under the strict supervision of the CapeTown Beth Din, South Africa, and the OU. Full bodied. Smoke, oak, blackberry and a mix of fruits on the nose. Very oaky and nutty with strawberry on the palate. Dry at the start and sweet at the end with lots of tannins. Medium acidity. 14% ABV. Price: $16.99.

Salmon Creek 2016 Pinot Noir

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars (3.5 / 5)
Salmon Creek 2016 Pinot NoirPinot Noir from Sonoma, California. Medium bodied. Cherry and strawberry on the nose. Red and black fruit in the mouth. Cherry, blackberry, a hint of strawberry and vanilla, chocolate and a little oak. Fairly smooth. Medium tannins. Dry with light to medium acidity. 12.5% ABV. Price: $5.95.

Stemmari 2017 Pinot Noir

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars (4 / 5)
Stemmari 2017 Pinot NoirPinot noir from Italy. Estate grown and sustainably farmed. Light to medium body. Blackberry, cherry and strawberry aromas. Fruity, with blackberry, strawberry, spice and a hint of cherry and the mouth. Light tannins. Light acidity. Very light finish. Easy to drink. Pairs well with pasta. 13% ABV. Price: $9.99.

Casarena Estate 2016 Red Blend

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars (3 / 5)
Casarena Estate 2016 Red BlendRed blend from Mendoza, Argentina. 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Malbec. full bodied. Strong aromas of blackberry and black cherry. A lot of black fruit. Strong cedar in the mouth. Tangy, with mild flavors of blackberry, cherry, coffee and leather. Fairly strong tannins. 14% ABV. Price: $17.99.