Top 5 Wines of the Week: July 24, 2011

5 Wines We Tried (and Loved!) This Week

2010 Clif Winery Rte. Blanc

In some ways, tasting the world's wines can be a hopeless endeavor: there's so much wine out there today that we could sample bottles all day long and still get nowhere near tasting everything. That doesn't mean, however, that we won't try! From Willamette Valley Pinot Noir to Alpine French Jacquère, here are five memorable wines we quaffed this week — and why we loved them.