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Tasting Notes - Miriam Alexandra Chenin Blanc

Name: Miriam Alexandra Chenin Blanc

Producer: Alexandra Farber
Region: Country California
Grape Varieties: Chenin Blanc
Vintage: 2015

Overall Rating:  ★★★★☆
Pairing: This was a light and refreshing  white that was perfect for a hot summer night. 29 more words

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July Birthdays

While still in the eastern suburbs of the Detroit area, we were celebrating all the birthdays in the family that occur in July. This was going to be at one of my Bride’s Sister’s home. 547 more words


Tasting Notes - Donatus White

Name: Donatus White
Producer: Dornier Wines
Region: Western Cape, South Africa
Grape Varieties: 74% Chenin Blanc,  26% Semillon
Vintage: 2014
Overall Rating:  ★★★★☆
Pairing: Summer squash and sausage hash.   68 more words

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Another week of solid tasting, with confident calls for Chenin, Sangiovese and Rioja from the group. This week’s notes are courtesy of Lydia Cleary, an OG taster in our group, and a floor sommelier with Hawksworth. 383 more words


Domaine des Aubuisieres 2013 Cuvee de Silex: a Fresh and Lively Chenin Blanc

Like most wine geeks I’ve got a bit of a wine collection building up in my basement. It isn’t enough to warrant a full blown cellar setup but I do have it in a dark cool place hoping to keep those precious special bottles safe for when I want to drink them. 370 more words

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Tour de France by the Glass 2016 – Stage Four Saumur to Limoges

The Race

Monday the riders take on the longest stage of this year’s tour, making their way from Saumur in the Loire Valley, to Limoges.  There won’t be much to interest the climbers today, as there is only one King of the Mountains point up for grabs.  754 more words


Tasting Notes - Anjou Blanc

Name: Anjou Blanc Cuvée Les Rangs de Longue
Producer: Chatueau Soucherie
Region: Loire, France 
Grape Varieties: Chenin Blanc
Vintage: 2014
Overall Rating:  ★★★★☆
Pairing: This Chenin Blanc from the Anjou region in the Loire Valley of France is a bit drier than the typical Loire style.   52 more words

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