only £5.00 in Morrisons- usually £9-9.50 mark.
And a very good cabernet as well, go get some!!
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I left opinion aside because that only invokes dispute- but yes,it is good in my and obviously your view also.Enjoy.
All of the major supermarkets deploy the usual trick of marking up wines that have no business being sold for circa £8 to £10 a bottle then marking them down to create the illusion the customer is getting a bargain.
Articles from many wine writers, particularly Tim Atkin, suggest the supermarkets are leading us down a blind alley in terms of wine quality/price. Apparently there are a significant amout of wine producers who don't even bother with the UK market as they wouldn't be able to turn a reasonable profit due to the supermarket's pricing structure.
If you believe a fiver for a bottle of Wolf Blass represents a bargain then happy shopping, personally I'd rather up my budget by a few pound and go for something a little more interesting. Unless you have a time machine you're never going to get back the time spent drinking bland, mediocre, mass market wine.
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scissor digits - agree with you - its priced high and then discounted to give impression of a bargain.
Although for everyday drinking and people who aren't really snobbish about wine -wolf blass is excellent value. Asda also have it for a fiver. Their president selection is also worth a punt.
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As for your last para,not really necessary.
Sorry, last para was maybe a little OTT. Just trying to make the point that if you set your budget slightly higher than a fiver you will get much more interesting wines
No worries- and I do push it out on occasions when required.
Dave, nice to see you enjoying a drop or 2. Thanks for the heads up - i like a bit of Wolf! Martin
There now doing a Hardy's Crest for a fiver but that is nowhere near as good and deffo not worth the alleged original tenner.
Having recently drunk Blossom hill and Sainsburys basic red (just don't), the Wolf Blass is clearly a long way from the bottom of the pack and a real bargain for £5 and as you say much nicer than Crest.
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