Cyrano Wine Column - Top Ten Wines Not to Bring to a Restaurant

November 13, 2023


Top Ten Wines Not to Bring to a Restaurant




1. Anything from a grocery store/convenience market (including Trader Joe’s).
2. Any Kendall-Jackson Product
3. Santa Margherita Pinot Grigio
4. Sonoma Cutrer
5. CakebreadDuckhornOpusOneSilverOakKistlerAraujoTurley (not one word, but several in a portmanteau)
6. Any Chianti
7. Dom Perignon you got at Costco
8. Any current vintage CA. Cabernet
9. Any Australian Red Wine
10. Wine you made


  1. Wendi Kilbride says:

    KJ has some WONDERFUL brands….way more than just a KJ on the label. Very high end and certainly not found in a grocery store.

  2. Cyrano says:

    This is not a comment on the quality of the wine just a reflection of the ubiquitous nature of the product.

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