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Naggiar Viognier, 2011

This wine had a strong funk, cheesy, earthy, more neutral tastes after the nose sets in, slightly sour, with subdued fruit. Link to winemaker. Effective

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The Rolex Tailgate Edition

I need not remind you that we are within a week of North America’s premier equestrian event Rolex Kentucky.  Every year I take a long weekend vacation away from my horses and journey to Kentucky Horse Park so that I may gawk at other peoples’ horses.   634 more words

Wine Review: 2012 Gabriele Rausse Viognier

Viognier is a grape that most people have not came across. It has now become the state grape of Virginia. Gabriele Rausse, who I have mentioned on here before, is the modern founder of Virginia wine. 151 more words

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The Lynx Effect - Proven at Last

I mentioned the potential for serious desirability effects from the purchase of Lynx Legend body spray in a previous update…well…it seems it does indeed live up to the promise. 223 more words

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How Louisa Rose to such great heights

HISTORY will record those who produced some of the world’s great vintages. And sadly, for some, will also enshrine those select few who bottled some of the world’s great failures. 640 more words

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2013 Cono Sur Bicicleta Viognier

For the price, it is nearly impossible to match the quality this Chilean white has to offer.  This wine comes fully loaded with grapefruit, orange, peach and further tropical fruit aromas and is joined by light notes of vanilla and honey.  53 more words

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Blended beauty

2011 VIN DE FRANCE SYRAH VIOGNIER, MAISON NICOLAS PERRIN

Unless you are drinking rosé or Champagne, it isn’t particularly common to find a wine that is a blend of red and white grapes. 215 more words

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