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Last year I attempted to make soap with wine and the result was visually interesting, and the smell was very unusual.  When wine goes through the saponification process during cold-process soap-making, it changes to a brown color and the smell is altered also.  124 more words


Daily Wine 10/23/17:

Château Tessendey – Rouge – Fronsac – 2014

  • This wine is 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc from the region of Fronsac on the Right Bank of Bordeaux.
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Red Wine

Vinho de joaninha

Vinho Mesa Tinto 2011, Quinta da Serradinha ($23.70, 13286861)
A blend of Baga (35%), Castelão (30%), Touriga Nacional (20%) and Alfrocheiro (15%) from organically farmed vines planted in 1954 on the limestone slopes of the… 172 more words

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Bodegas Luis Alegre Tremo Tempranillo 2016 Rioja, Spain

My Rating 80 Points.
Price $20.

Light ruby in color with a reddish rim and light intensity.

Strong nose of black currants, plums, bell pepper, cherries, oak, vanilla, barnyard, vegetables, spices and black pepper. 89 more words

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Clos du Val Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

Clos du Val Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

This is a great Cabernet from Napa Valley California for under $30 US. I was able to picked it up for $27.99. 164 more words

Red Wine

Bodegas Castano Solanera Viñas Viejas 2013 D.O Yecla, Spain

My Rating 87 Points.
Price $15.

Dark ruby in color with a wide brick /reddish rim.

On the nose, black currants, plums, bell pepper, oak, licorice, cloves, earth, vegetables, vinaigrette, barnyard, tobacco, bitter herbs, vanilla, wet leaves, eucalyptus and peppercorn. 100 more words

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