Costco Wine Picks: Week of 10/13/14

FIND THESE JONES IS THIRSTY-APPROVED GEMS THIS WEEK IN THE COSTCO WINE DEPARTMENT:

• 2012 Kirkland Signature, Bordeaux Supérieur, France $7

(70% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon)

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• 2013 Kirkland Signature, Pinot Grigio, California $8

(1.5 Liter bottle; a bit heftier and less tangy than Italian-style Pinot Grigio)

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• Kirkland Signature, 10-Year-Old Tawny Port, Portugal $17

(Made by Fonseca; this is a personal favorite; perfect with caramel bread pudding)

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• 2011 Trapiche, “Broquel” Malbec, Argentina $12

(WS 90 pt.; Trapiche is one of the top Malbec producers in Argentina)

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