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Savennières - a White Wine to Fall in Love With

Over the course of one month, we had packed up the house, took leave of our dear friends in Canada and said a painful, last goodbye to JD, our one-of-a-kind Boston Terrier who had been my soul tie through undergrad, graduate school, my career in Los Angeles, my marriage to Andrew and then our move to northeastern Alberta. 1,170 more words

Libations & Wine

Loire Chenin Blanc

Chenin Blanc from the Loire
Fourteen wines were tasted on 26 September. The tasting was led by David Rorke and cost €35.

1) Château de Villeneuve 2015 Saumur… 99 more words


Daily Wine 8/10/2017

Notes of quince, chamomile, and biscuit. Lightly toasted nuttiness and hints of Earl Grey tea.

Daily Wine 8/10/17:

Domaine des Baumard – Trie Spéciale – Savennières – 2010… 121 more words

Old World

France’s Least Known Great White Wine

Unique is probably the most overworked word in the whole wine lexicon, but if there is any wine it really fits, that’s Savennières. If you don’t know this Loire rarity, it’s time you made its acquaintance. 922 more words


Pan-Fried Trout and Hazelnuts ... with a Savennieres

Pairing:  Pan-Fried Trout Paired with a 2006 Baumard Savenniéres

Food:  Close your eyes … you can just smell the woodsmoke and hear the crackle of the open campfire as you fry up your fresh catch of trout from nearby in the famed waters of the… 407 more words

Pairing Wine With Home-made Meals