Dennis Sodomka


Wine Time: Giesen Pinot Gris 2014, New Zealand

COST: $13-15

WHAT: I think pinot gris is a largely underappreciated wine. It is a major grape in the... Read more

Wine Time: Sequoia Grove Chardonnay 2013, Napa Valley

COST: $27-30

WHAT: Though it is not among the most famous wineries in Napa Valley, Sequoia Grove makes... Read more

Wine Time: Sutter Home White Zinfandel, California

COST: $5-$7

WHAT: Many of the wines I drank 40 years ago are difficult or impossible to find today, mostly... Read more

Wine Time: Robert Mondavi Chardonnay 2013, Napa Valley

COST: $18-20

WHAT: If you have heard of California wine, chances are you have heard of the Robert Mondavi... Read more

Wine Time: Pine Ridge Chenin Blanc + Viognier 2014, California

COST: $12-16

WHAT: Sometimes the wine makes the place and sometimes the place where you drink it makes the... Read more

Wine Time: Santa Carolina Reserva de Familia Carmenere 2012, Chile

COST: $19-21

WHAT: With summer grilling season kicking in as we approach Memorial Day, I thought it would... Read more