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Truly Irresistible - Chablis Premier Cru AOC 2012

Truly Irresistible – Chablis Premier Cru AOC 2012

Bought from: Co-op

Cost: £7.50 (reduced for clearance)

Location: Burgundy (Chablis), France

Finally a Chablis. This is one of those names that’s almost synonymous with white wine. 326 more words

Price: £5 - £9.99

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