Other Symbols and Abbreviations

 

$

Price at Beverages and More retail outlets, unless othwise identified

Bl

Blanc

BofCal

Best of California

BofCat

 

BofCl

Best of Class/Category

BofRegion

Best of Region

BofSh

Best of  Show

BofVar

Best of Varietal

C$

Price in Canadian dollars

CB

Club Bev members of Beverages and More (average rating on 100-point scale)

Cab

Cabernet

Chard

Chardonnay

Comm’d

Commended

Co

County

Ed

Edition

Fam

Family

Gewurz

Gewurztraminer

HonM

Honorable Mention, Seal of Approval, Commended, any non-medal award

LH

Late Harvest

Ltd

Limited

LR

Limited Release

MSRP

Manufactuer’s Suggested Retail Price. Price at the Winery. Retail price generally 10-20% lower.

Mendo

Mendocino

Negotiant

Bulk wine blender without any winery or vineyards (acceptable in France, not in USA)

nv

Non-vintage

Qual

Quality

Rec’d

Recommended

Res

Reserve or Reserva

RC

Robbie Cook (U.C.Davis 20-point scale and 100-point scale )

rs

% residual sugar

Sauv

Sauvignon

Sel

Select

Spec

Special

Va

Valley

Vd(s)

Wineyard(s)

VV

Vielles Vignes (Old Vines)

WL

Wine Lines

Wof Wk

Wine of Week

WofYr

Wiune of Year

Wh

White

Wy

Winery

X

Ximenez (sherry)

Zin

Zinfandel