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Wine of the Day: Big Head Wines 2013 Chenin Blanc

Big Head Wines 2013 Chenin Blanc
VQA Niagara Peninsula, Ontario, Canada
90 points; $25.00

Gold Medal winner at the 2014 National Wine Awards of Canada: Really a lovely and engaging wine with beautiful, focus, freshness, minerality and acidity, loads of pineapple and tropical fruit, nice spice, lively texture, juicy acidity and a bit of ripe fruit lingering on the clean, bright, lengthy finish. 23 more words


Coteaux de Layon 2012

Chateau de la Roulerie, AOC Coteaux de Layon, Loire, France, 2012

Natural cork closure, 11% abv, 500ml, en France, about €7

WSET style tasting note… 141 more words

10to20 - Still White

July 2014-South African Wines

At the Monthly Blinders Wine Club, we tasted a selection of South African wines in July, with a focus on Chenin Blanc in Whites, and blends of grapes in the Reds, including Shiraz. 233 more words

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Coteaux de Layon Chaume 2010

Domaine des Forges, AOC Coteaux de Layon Chaume, Loire, France, 2010

Varietal chenin blanc, natural cork closure, 11.5% abv, 375ml, widely available, about £9 (£20 for 75cl). 160 more words

10to20 - Still White

Harvest 2014, Week 2 the little things we do...

When I started writing the first entry for the Chenin Blanc had just been put in barrels and was just staring to ferment. I have been measuring the Brix & temperature everyday and of course smelling and tasting it. 351 more words