H and I just finished a bottle of Hogue Chardonnay 2002 from Hogue Cellars in Washington State. Using our recently introduced Bike Bake and Beyond’s Real Simple Rating System, or (RS)2 for short, I think we’d give this one a 1.

Plus, the bottle had a nice label that H is going to try to save.

We needed to restock, so I picked up bottles of:

We opened the Red Cat. Preliminary (RS)2 score: 3. I think this one will be a little too sweet for our tastes; too much like drinking grape juice. (The unfermented kind.)