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  • Two Carmenères from Chile

    … Published by Simon A tasting of two halves… Aquitania Carmenère Reserva 2013, Maipo, Chile (£9.95 Winety – looks like I got the price wrong on the video) The more elegant end of the Carmenère spectrum, just the right side of jammy, this has lightly spicy blackcurrant and blackberry flavours joined by a note of coffee beans and a fresh herbal…

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  • Chardonnays from Jura, Spain & Chile

    … flavours. B- Sol de Sol Chardonnay 2010, Malleco, Chile (£19.95 Winety) A rather disjointed style, has lost the bounce and verve of youth, leaving a slightly gawky skeleton of acidity, and while there’s a pleasant mealy note, there’s not enough flesh on those bones. B- Tags: Video Categorised in: Chardonnay, Chile, Jura/Savoie, Penedes, Video, wine, Wine Education…

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  • Harveys Signature 12 Year Old Cream Sherry, Spain

    …, scalp itching intensity of acidity to keep it all fresh and twangy. Would be good with Xmas cake (hold the icing), but I’d like to try this with mature hard cheeses – Gouda, Cheddar, Parmesan, that sort of thing. S(+) Tags: Video Categorised in: Fortified Wine, Palomino, Pedro Ximenez, Sherry, Video, wine, Wine Education…

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  • Three Rías Baixas Albariños

    … Mendoza 3 Crianzas Rías Baixas Albariño 2012, Spain (£12.45 Moreno Wines) A year older, and those heady vanilla and peach edges have been joined by hints of pineapple juice. But once again, those rich flavours are bolstered by a lovely fresh backbone, with a bracing saline bite adding to the party. S- Tags: Video Categorised in: Albarino, Rias Baixas, Video, wine, Wine Education…

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  • Two Crémant du Jura from Champ Divin

    … Published by Simon Two more wines from this producer coming soon, in there meantime, these sparklers deserve attention Champ Divin Crémant du Jura Zéro Dosage 2012, France (£15.80 Tanners) Confident, sleek young wine, has the crisp apple bite you expect with no dosage, but there’s enough yeasty pineapple and caramelised apple flavour…

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  • Three reds from Ribera del Duero

    …Sometimes Ribera del Duero can be a bit too big for its boots, but these three were very good. Joven de Silos Ribera del Duero 2012, Spain (£11 Oddbins) Has a youthful juicy crunchiness, with appealing flavours of berries, blackcurrants, violets a gloss of vanilla and a vibrant finish. S- Finca Villacreces Ribera del Duero…

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  • A pair of hearty reds from South West France

    Published by Simon Including possibly the first wine video to reference man-breasts… Plaimont Producteurs Les Vignes Retrouvées Saint Mont Rouge 2010, South West France (£8.50 The Wine Society) Young and feisty, but with a stern brow, this has slightly baked berry and blackcurrant flavours plus a touch of tomato underpinned by an iron-like edge and firm tannins.

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  • Stay Rad Wine Blog TV Episode 148: Stone Cold Goods

    … this: Like Loading... Related Tags: 2011, 2012, Chardonnay, Cornerstone Cellars, Cornerstone Oregon, Food, Pinot Noir, Stay Rad Wine Blog TV, Thanksgiving, Video, Willamette Valley, Wine Review, Wine Tasting This entry was posted on November 25, 2014 at 11:25 pm and is filed under Stay Rad Wine Blog TV, Wine. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site. …

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  • Stay Rad Wine Blog TV Episode 146: Happy #BeaujolaisNouveauDay

    … expectations? Leave a comment, and let us know. Like this: Like Loading... Related Tags: #BeaujolaisNouveauDay, 2014, Beaujolais Nouveau, Burgundy, France, Gamay, Georges Duboeuf, Stay Rad Wine Blog TV, Video, Wine, Wine Review, Wine Tasting This entry was posted on November 20, 2014 at 7:57 pm and is filed under Stay Rad Wine Blog TV, Wine. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site. …

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