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Some wines, like Chateau Musar or Vina Tondonia are generally easy to spot from the aroma. Another is (most) white burgundy. And so it was that I confidently pronounced this wine (Saint-Aubin Champs Tirant, 2014) as such, despite it being opened twenty-four hours and double decanted. 146 more words

Posted By Richard

Co-op Mâcon-Villages Review

Like a bee on a rose: I always protect my Co-op Mâcon-Villages with a wise, but conveniently small, kung fu master

There’s a Co-op supermarket about 50 seconds’ walk from my flat, so I’ve spend a lot of time with this wine. 181 more words


Corton Charlemagne 2014 - Vincent Giradin

A full-bodied and well oaked chardonnay with lots of fruit – but lacks the true character I adore in a white Burgundy.

(93 Points)


Daily Wine 7/9/2017

Daily Wine 7/9/17:

Faiveley – Corton-Charlemagne Grand Cru – 2002

  • This wine is 100% Chardonnay from the Grand Cru vineyards of Corton-Charlemagne in the Côte de Beaune within the Côte d’Or of Burgundy, France.
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Fifth out of six.

The numbers reference the fifth bottle out of a case of six white Etienne Sauzet Puligny-Montrachet Burgundies Richard purchased “as a single man” (his words). We’ve blogged them all and Sunday was the turn of  Les Combettes, a premier cru vineyard abutting the Meursault AC. 301 more words

Posted By Geoff

Tasting the Terroir of Domaine Auvigue

Domaine Auvigue “Solutre” Pouilly-Fuisse 2014; Burgundy, France. 13%ABV, MSRP $29/bottle.

Spend a few minutes with Jean-Pierre Auvigue, and he will endear himself to you, without ever trying. 429 more words

White Wine

Daily Wine 5/28/2017

Daily Wine 5/28/17: 

Domaine Denis Mortet – Bourgogne Blanc – 2012

  • The domaine is in the village of Gevrey-Chambertin in the Côte de Nuits of northern Burgundy, France.
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White Wines