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  • Leon Perdigal Cotes du Rhone Blanc 2017

    Snoothrank:

    I bought this bottle of wine for £10 from a wine shop in London [www.majestic.co.uk] Cotes du Rhone is an appellation set up in 1937,although viticulture here goes back centuries,for red,rose and white wines from the Rhone valley.My bottle comes from the Leon Perdigal negociant house and consists of five grape varieties.bourboulenc,clairette,gre... Read More

    Wine review by duncan 906


  • Les Courlandes Chateauneuf-du-Pape 2016

    Snoothrank:

    I got given this bottle of wine by a work colleague.Chateauneuf-du-Pape was one ofthe first appellations set up when that system was set up in the early 1930's. It is for red and white wines [though 95% are red] from four communes around the village of that name in the Avignon/Orange area of the southern Rhone valley where it is the most prestig... Read More

    Wine review by duncan 906


  • Some new wines from my son:From Botham Vineyards, one of the best vineyards in Wi.  Made from Leon Millot grape.The is:Stone's Throw Winery is in picturesque Door County Wi.  They source their Sangiovese grapes from Bad Ass Mike Vineyards in Mendocino County Ca.  The Field 3 got a gold for the 2014 vintage may need to wait a little on this.  The... Read More

    Forum post in the topic What have you bought lately?


  • Stephen, any comments on the Aussie wines and their prices towards the top of this list?  Clos du Rouge Gorge, young vines, in the Roussilon A Connoisseur's Cellar, Part 10 of 8: some fine bits towards the endWe might get another round, but after today there will be a break for at least a little while from this relentless assault of interesting ... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Aussie Wine in the US


  • Single vineyard Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir are the order of the day at Willamette Valley’s acclaimed WillaKenzie Estate. Erik joined the Willakenzie team earlier this year to head up winemaking operations. Enjoy these excerpts from my conversation with Erik.MA: Tell me a little bit about your winemaking history. How did you become a winemaker?  E... Read More

    From the article Ask the Winemaker: Erik Kramer


  • I am hoping to get some input on what Aussie wine the Snooth Community is seeing on the shelves [either retail or restaurants] in your local areas.US wine in Australia is still very much limited to the bigger wine companies egArgyle Pinot NoirStags LeapBerringerEtudeOccasionly the big guns from Napa will appear on the Auction Sites.I am always h... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Aussie Wine in the US


  • My first five would be:Domaine Zind-HumbrechtMaison TrimbachHugel & FilsDomaine WeinbachThe two branches of the Beyer family, Emile Beyer and Leon BeyerThe first three are essential, having been the prestige of the region for generations, and the maison that built the Alsatian rep as much as all the other houses combined. The fourth is a nice ch... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Great times tasting in...


  • A few days ago I participated in a tasting/pairing event that featured white wines. One of the wines was Chablis, and, while discussing this one, the facilitator stated that it was fermented in steel and had never seen oak.  I asked if that was common for the region and he responded that it was absolutely the case, and was so for all white wines... Read More

    Forum post in the topic White Burgundy Question


  • Ah, Pinot Noir night and we missed it.  Oh well.  Funny thing about location - Sandra and I were talking last night while we waited for the show to start at the Synetic Theater in Crystal City (Romeo & Juliet).  If all our relatives and grand kids moved far away to places we would not wish to live, where might we move to avoid further blizzard c... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Weekday Wines


  • (Okay, it's like throwing the basketball off the backboard to pad your rebounding stats, Responding to my own post?  Not really, just breaking it into more manageable pieces.)More on the cookbook:First, there are these recipes for stuff we are now more familiar with, but the ingredients weren't readily available.  Check out "Risotto Italiene."  ... Read More

    Forum post in the topic A Taste of California Wine...


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