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#CabFrancDay 2017

This year’s #CabFrancDay was full of delicious and inviting #CabFranc! If you think of cabernet franc only as a blending grape and not as a delicious varietal to drink, then you should… 784 more words

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Moreish Merlot - Tinhorn Creek 2014 'Oldfield Reserve' Merlot Okanagan Valley, British Columbia B.C. VQA

The start to this glorious Autumn season has been incredible.  I cannot remember such a sunny beginning to our usual rainy few months.  And what better way to celebrate the Fall colours than with a well-crafted bottle of British Columbia Merlot. 297 more words


Cabernet Franc, Les Muriers, Anjou Villages AC, Loïc Mahé, Loire Valley, France, 12.5% abv. 2013, US$20

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From a site located in the western part of Savennières and north of the Loire River, Brittany native Loïc Mahé grows bio/organic grapes on shale soils and makes unfiltered wines fermented with natural yeasts and few interventions like sulfites or chaptalisation. 93 more words