Notes of quince, chamomile, and biscuit. Lightly toasted nuttiness and hints of Earl Grey tea.
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Domaine des Baumard – Trie Spéciale – Savennières – 2010… 121 more words
This has a touch of Viognier in it – which beefs it up and turns this into more of a Rhone-style white. They had a few unfortunate years of weather up north recently, so they had to bring in juice in from Oregon and Washington for this bottling. 95 more words
This is not a wine or producer that I’m particularly familiar with other than seeing and hearing a lot of people raving about the wines being made by seventh generation winemaker Attie Louw at the Opstal Estate in Slanghoek, north of Stellenbosch. 257 more words