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Bella Mcdowell

  Dana Point, California

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Memorable Wine

The first time I tried Opus One when I was 21 years old. It started my romance with the grape!
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First Wine

Probably something from the gas station when I was a little too young to be drinking it...
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Current Fav Wine

Bordigioni Family Winery Big Pink Rose of Zinfandel- perfect summer wine
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Bella's ReviewsSee all reviews  

2007 Kim Crawford

Marlborough, South Island, New Zealand


2008 Penfolds

South Australia, Australia


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