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    I love a Riesling, but I want to start drinking red wine sometimes.

    Can anyone recommend a good red that would please my palate like a Riesling does?

    So nothing too dry please.

    Thanks!


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    Nothing beats a 2009 Pubes.

    But a good 2010 ConHog is a good alternative.
     
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    I would like to whine about Octopro Moderation (OM), the leading cause of ED.:tongue:
     
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    I like dry, so what I think tastes good might be too dry for you.

    One of my favorites is JLohr Cabernet Sauvignon. Quite delicious. And it is reasonably priced...probably $12-13 per bottle.

    The Yellowtails are even better priced and are pretty good.
     
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    You'd probably enjoy a fruity Zinfandel.
     
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    A red one?

    The White Zin is Way TOO Sweet for me.
     
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    White Zinfandel is disgusting. Nobody should ever drink it.

    Real Zinfandel is red.

    Tis yummy.
     
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    I love red wines at room temperature. Merlot or Pinot Noir are my favorites. Italian, Australian, California, New York, Croatia, France and Chile all make very fine wines.
     
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    Not a big fan of sweet wines..except maybe port on occassion.
     

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