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A Quick Stop?

I had some errands to take care of, as it has been a hectic couple of weeks and I thought I would stop by The Fine Wine Source in Livonia to take a look around. 342 more words


‘Cos we’re going to the Chapel(down)

This weekend was a very exciting tasting as the English wine we had was in celebration of my friend’s wedding and, rather appropriately, it was a sparkling wine made by Chapel Down. 430 more words

Champagne Duval-Leroy Brut Rêserve NV

Maison Duval-Leroy has been family owned and independent since 1859. This one purchased for a birthday escape for #MrsDrew.  A blend of Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Meunier… 99 more words

Tasting Notes

White Pinot Noir - A Rare Style - James Melendez

I love White Pinot Noir or Pinot Noir Blanc.  I am fascinating with this wine style… no I am obsessed with any of these wines that I can find.   544 more words

Pinot Noir

My 3 favourite Champagne Quotes

He who does not risk, does not drink champagne.

 Russian proverb

In victory, you deserve Champagne, in defeat, you need it.33 more words


Champagne made from 100% Pinot Meunier

Champagne made from 100% red grapes, especially Pinot Meunier, has always been my favorite, though they have always seemed difficult to find. I was delighted when I was invited to a tasting of Champagnes that included several made from the Meunier grape. 1,029 more words


Vineyards of Hampshire 5th Wine Festival & Cottonworth Vineyard Tour

The 5th annual ‘Vineyards of Hampshire’ wine festival was held recently and, welcoming the opportunity to try a whole host of local wines not too far from my doorstep, I popped along. 795 more words