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Montrachet 1995 DRC

A good vintage and it’s always a pleasure to taste exceptionally made wines. The wine was golden DRC and had hints of oxidation but was still interesting – thank you MG.

(91 Points)

Wines

What is Meursault?

Perhaps Meursault’s reputation as a rich wine, evocative of peaches and hazlenuts, was never more than a cliché; but for an inaccurate caricature its persistence is impressive. 676 more words

Burgundy

2012 White Burgundy

On Monday 7th November the WING group met to taste 2012 White Burgundy, led by John and Ann.

A counter point to last month’s tasting this shows a “difficult” white vintage: poor flowering; extensive hail damage; small berries; yields down 30%… Although there may be no vintage “style” Jancis says that gentle handling produced some fresh “classic” style wines – very good at best – but sometimes lean when young – only time telling if they round out…. 490 more words

Wine

But why is it not...burgundy coloured?

That is a great question. Where did the colour burgundy even come from?

Maybe the red wine from the area? If that is the case, then look upon what wine has brought to the world! 361 more words

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Ramonet Ruchottes 2013

This wine seemed too oaky at first and it tamed itself after some time. Ramonet is an excellent wine producer and I believe his wines are truly delicious.

(93+ Points)

Wines

Petit Chablis

Since spring of this year, every two to three months, a few friends and I gather and enjoy wine. It’s sort of formal in that we taste wines, sometimes blind taste, discuss, and then each person gives three to four facts about the wine they brought. 293 more words

France

Monday Sips: On Budget White Burgundy

What: Chateau des Jacques / White Burgundy

When: 2013

Tastes Like: Rain. Spring. Deliciousness.

Paired with: Bookclub, popcorn, hummus, pizza, brunch, laptops, and roasted chicken dinner parties (all on separate occasions). 120 more words

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