89%
of 2,398
would buy again
89%
of 2,398
About this rating

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Vintage

% Would Buy It Again

2014

89% of 2,398

2016

88% of 1,911

2015

89% of 1,752

2012

87% of 5,003

Jim Olsen BX California 2014

89%
of 2,398
would buy again
89%
of 2,398
About this rating

This rating is unique to the current vintage, at the current price. If you're interested to compare, you can see how the previous vintages were rated below...

Vintage

% Would Buy It Again

2014

89% of 2,398

2016

88% of 1,911

2015

89% of 1,752

2012

87% of 5,003

Market Price
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$16.99

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$9.49

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$16.99

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$9.49

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Jim Olsen BX California 2014

89%
of 2,398
would buy again
89%
of 2,398
About this rating

This rating is unique to the current vintage, at the current price. If you're interested to compare, you can see how the previous vintages were rated below...

Vintage

% Would Buy It Again

2014

89% of 2,398

2016

88% of 1,911

2015

89% of 1,752

2012

87% of 5,003

Market Price
Angels save money compared to Market Price...

Our market price is what you’d actually have to pay for this wine at an old-fashioned retail store.

It’s based on the price of wines sold at other companies, that have received the same customer ratings or awards from third parties.

If you buy one of our wines and disagree with the Angel Price, we’ll give you your money back.

$16.99

Angels Angels Price

$9.49

Market Price
Angels save money compared to Market Price...

Our market price is what you’d actually have to pay for this wine at an old-fashioned retail store.

It’s based on the price of wines sold at other companies, that have received the same customer ratings or awards from third parties.

If you buy one of our wines and disagree with the Angel Price, we’ll give you your money back.

$16.99

Angels Angels Price

$9.49

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About the wine

Balanced, complex and expensive-tasting wine for under $10
  • Jim's made a smooth, easy drinking red with perfectly ripe dark fruit and an interesting edge of depth and complexity. And he's done it for a steal.
  • His beguiling blend takes a traditional Bordeaux approach (which is why he calls it BX) of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot and Malbec – and then he breaks all the rules by adding a healthy splash of Syrah. In Bordeaux, they'd be shocked senseless to see this blend, but Angels give Jim the freedom to break the rules and make the best wine possible.
  • Jim says he made this balanced, complex wine for flavorful meats like lamb kebabs on the grill and my mouth is watering just thinking of that combo.

Best before
1-3 years.

Serving advice
open and enjoy.

Food match
West Marin lamb kebabs.

Jim Olsen BX California 2014

Contains sulphites

Always check the label

USA

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Fruity Red

14.5% ABV

750ml

Vegetarian

Meet the winemaker - Jim Olsen

  • Jim didn't just study wine at the University of California, he taught about it for 30 years. 
  • He's been around the block in California working mainstream jobs like La Crema as well as quirkier side projects like growing Portuguese grapes in Californian soil.
  • Jim's been lurking around cellars around California for decades and consistently unearths the most surprising deals we've ever come across.
  • He's just won our Winemaker Fantasy contest with his latest dream to make a WHITE Barbera

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89% of 2,398 would buy it again
$9.49

2014

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