Monthly Archives: December 2019

L’Esprit Ensedune BiB Rouge NV

Les Vignerons du Pays d’Enserune, l’Esprit Ensedune BiB rouge, IGP Coteaux d’Enserune, Herault, Occitanie, France, NV (vintage statement missing) This wine: lot No. missing, a blend of unspecified local varieties, 5L BiB, missing % abv, ex-producer at Capestang, ~€14 (11/19) … Continue reading

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Riesling Nahe Eiswein 2002

Weingut Michael Schafer, Riesling, Eiswein, Burg Layer Rothenberg, QmP, Nahe, Germany, 2002 On the classification of German wine. This wine: lot No. not found, and fair to assume a single bottling run; varietal riesling, coated natural cork closure, 7.5% abv, … Continue reading

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Haut Gleon Corbieres 2012

Chateau Haut Gleon, Notre Dame, AOC Corbieres, Aude, Occitanie, 2012 On Corbieres. This wine: lot No. not found; a blend of syrah, grenache noir and carignan; fermented in stainless steel, aged for one year in barrique and 300-litre French oak … Continue reading

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Pichler Trocken Riesling 2004

Rudi Pichler, Trocken, Weissenkirchner Steinriegl, Wachau (qualitatswein), Niederösterreich, Austria, 2004 On the classification of Austrian wine. This wine: lot No. not found, so a single bottling run; varietal riesling, coated natural cork closure (stained for 25% length), 12% abv, Gauntleys, … Continue reading

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Mac Mahon Meursault 1999

Domaine Veronique de Mac Mahon, Les Meix-Chavaux, AOC Meursault, Cote de Beaune, Burgundy, Bourgogne-Franche-Comte, France, 1999 Burgundy labels explained. This wine: lot No. LM96 (on front label), varietal chardonnay, coated natural cork closure, stained to 10% length, 13% abv, Gauntleys, … Continue reading

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Kloster Eberbach Pinot Noir 2016

Kloster Eberbach (owned and operated by the Federal State of Hesse), Crescentia, Pinot Noir Trocken, VDP Erstelage, Rheingau, Hesse, Germany, 2016 This wine: lot No. not found, assumed missing, given the size of the producing property; varietal pinot noir, fermented … Continue reading

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Edna Valley Point Noir 2012

Edna Valley Vineyard, Edna Valley AVA, Central Coast, California, USA, 2012 On Edna Valley Edna Valley is an AVA (American Viticultural Area) in San Luis Obispo county, itself south of San Francisco. The valley runs east-west with a southerly exposure, … Continue reading

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