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  • Zevenwacht The Tin Mine White 2013, Stellenbosch, South Africa

    … and peachy fashion, with creamy richness in there too, but then other characters appear – some toasty spent-match notes, a hint of (nice) cabbage, an exotic passionfruit edge, and some earthy freshness (from the Chenin Blanc). The result is complex, satisfying and moreish. S Tags: Video Categorised in: Chardonnay, Chenin Blanc, Roussanne, Stellenbosch, Video, Viognier, wine, Wine Education…

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  • Edgebaston The Berry Box White 2013, Stellenbosch, South Africa

    … freshness of Sauvignon Blanc is the first thing you notice, but then there’s this woomph of fat peachy Viognier flesh, with Semillon chipping in with its waxy texture. Manages to be full in flavour but still perky and keen, keeps you coming back for more. S(-) Categorised in: Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon, Stellenbosch, Video, Viognier, wine, Wine Education…

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  • A trio of Douro Whites from Quinta da Romaneira

    … a richer honeyed honeysuckle note. Really like this… S(+) Quinta da Romaneira Verdelho 2013, Douro, Portugal (~£18 contact Liberty Wines) The orchard fruit and mineral notes remain, but this has more exotic fruit flavours – guava, passionfruit – than the above wine. But while it’s louder in flavour, there’s not as broad a spectrum of flavours – in other words it’s simpler. S- Tags: Video Categorised in: Douro, Malvasia, Verdelho, Video, wine, Wine Education…

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  • Wakefield Estate Shiraz 2013, Clare Valley, Australia

    … Published by Simon Great winter warmer – although maybe next winter rather than this one… Wakefield Estate Shiraz 2013, Clare Valley, Australia (£12.99 Majestic, Eden Fine Wines, Hammonds of Knutsford) On the young side – the toasty oak ideally needs another few months to calm down – but this is lovely warm hearted stuff, with bold chocolate-tinged plum and berry flavours, notes of bay and eucalyptus, and typical Clare earthiness on the finish. S- Categorised in: Clare Valley, Syrah/Shiraz, Video, wine, Wine Education…

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  • Three Pays d’Oc Reds

    … Published by Simon Bit of a backlog in the video department at the moment, let’s see if we can rectify that with this collection of three sub-£10 reds from southern France Coin des Coquins Mourvèdre/Cabernet Sauvignon 2013, Pays d’Oc, France (£7.99-£8.99 Old School Wines, The Salisbury Wine Store) Reasonable fruit and freshness, but there’s…

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  • Celebrate Champagne Day Oct. 24th!

    …, so here’s our little video that shows you how to saber a bottle of champagne. To find out where some of the events are happening and learn more about the worldwide effort to protect the Champagne name, visit the official Champagne Day event page on Event Bright ChampagneDay2014. Cheers! The WineWonkette Related …

    Amy Corron Power/ Another Wine Blogin Pinot Noir Chardonnay- 7 readers -