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Lapostolle Cuvee Alexandre Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

This is a departure from my Malbec fascination.  Today I am tasting the Lapostolle Cuvee Alexandre Cabernet Sauvignon 2013.  Grown in the Casablanca Valley is located about 17 away from the coast and west from Santiago, Chile.  427 more words

Raising a Glass to the Chilean Wine Country

Considered a paradise for agriculture, not only does Chile grow fruits and vegetables that are enjoyed in marketplaces around the world, it is also the proud producer of unparalleled wine. 697 more words

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Thirsty Thirty- Something Thursday #22- Sancerre

With summer in full swing, I’m fully into the drinking of white wine. This is not to say I don’t enjoy red or white wine all year round, but there is nothing more pleasurable than sitting outside in the sun during the summer months, enjoying a glass of chilled white wine! 281 more words


CHILE: A Winemaker's Paradise

The 16th Century Spanish colonization of Chile brought with it the inoculation of vitis vinifera by the invading power. What likely began as an attempt to cultivate and culture a land that was perceived as virgin, primordial, and Dark, the Spanish soon discovered Chile’s uniquely expressive… 949 more words