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Animal names

The explosion of new wines using animal names started years ago after the wineries saw the popularity of "Yellow Tail". Do you still find yourself more attracted to wines with animal names? (eg. Lizard Crossing, Kangaroo Tail, Stag's Horn")
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  • Felicia
    Felicia I recently inputted 1924 wine names, wines that entered the San Diego International Wine Competiton (full results on and saw some pretty strange names. I'd say it goes well beyond animal names -- anything that creates a visual ...  more
    April 5, 2009
  • LauraP
    LauraP The labels are pretty awesome-they definitely catch your attention like "Smoking Loon"
    April 17, 2009
  • Denverwineguy
    Denverwineguy : )
    April 20, 2009
  • MarkT929
    MarkT929 If the varietal is something I like and the label looks professional (notalways but if they are trying to do the label right better chance the wine is being given the same effort) and most importantly the notes...not enough wineries put effort into their notes.
    April 28, 2009