Monthly Archives: July 2015

Barefoot Cellars Pinot grigio California

Barefoot Cellars (owned by E & J Gallo), Pinot grigio, Modesto, California, USA, no vintage given. Pinot grigio, blended with symphony, muscat, viognier and malvasia bianca; screwcap closure, 12%abv, widely available at about £6 WSET style tasting note Appearance: clear and … Continue reading

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Dom. des Deux Vallees Savennieres 2012

Domaine des Deux Vallees, AOC/AOP Savennieres, Loire, France, 2012 Savenierres is a dry chenin blanc appellation on the right bank of the Loire, to the south-west of Angers. There are 3 separate AOC/AOP wines entitled to the appellation: Savennieres *Savennieres … Continue reading

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Blanc de Valandraud No2 Bordeaux 2007

Blanc de Valandraud N°2, AOC/AOP Bordeaux, 2007 Château de Valandraud is not a building, rather a made up name for one of the first St.Emilion garagiste wines, owned by Jean-Luc and Murielle Thunevin.  It is made up of small plots, with the first … Continue reading

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