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    Coppola Diamond Collection Sauvignon Blanc 2013

    …   The Coppola Diamond Collection Sauvignon Blanc 2013 is 90.6% Sauvignon Blanc, 6% Chardonnay and 3.5% Semillon (Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon are the White wine blend of Bordeaux) sourced from vineyards in the Alexander Valley AVA and Sonoma County AVA, both sub-AVA’s of the Sonoma County AVA and the Lake County AVA (north of Napa). […] The post Coppola Diamond Collection Sauvignon Blanc 2013 appeared first on CHEAP WINE FINDER. …

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    A Renaissance for Renaissance? Part II: The White Wines

    … will express an opinion in a few days. The appellation is North Yuba, Sierra Foothills. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Dry (or dry-ish) wines: >Semillon 2013. Pale gold color; figs, roasted lemon; sunny and leafy; quince and ginger; rich, ripe, “golden,” but very…

    6 readers - By Fredric Koeppel/ Bigger Than Your Head

    News Flash: Steven Kent Makes Delicious Wines

    … cult California Cabernet Sauvignon and Bordeaux blends. That said, SKW has now established a growing reputation with other varietals and blends, including Sauvignon Blanc/Semillon, Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. These wines span the lower to upper mid-range of retail shelf prices. Here, I took the opportunity to explore some of these more affordable…

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