White Blend

    • Thanksgiving with Cadaretta Wines

      I've given a lot of advice about Thanksgiving wines over the years, and most years I break my own rules. It's not hypocrisy, it's more about a divide between crowd pleasers and selfish enjoyment of what I'm in the mood for at that particular moment. This year was a little different, with Julia stuck in town housesitting, much of my family traveling, and a holiday after weeks of ...

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  • Sin Fronteras Dos Mujeres 2013

    … Sin Fronteras Dos Mujeres 2013 California Drinking this blend of albarino and grenache blanc from winemaker Macario Montoya brought to mind scraggly bushes laden with berries and rooted in the thin, loamy soil of a cliffside or sandy hill—manzanita, maybe. Whatever it is, the slightest breeze threatens to uproot it, but the bush holds tight…

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  • Murrieta’s Well The Whip 2013

    … The Murrieta’s Well The Whip 2013 is a blend of 28% Semillion, 24% Chardonnay, 14% Sauvignon Blanc, 11% Orange Muscat, 11% Viognier, 11% Gewürztraminer and 1% White Riesling all grown on Murrieta’s Well estate vineyards located in the Livermore Valley AVA near the San Francisco Bay. Murrieta’s Well was originally planted in 1884…

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  • Wine flight From California to New York

    …I’m a big fan of restaurants that offer wine flights. Even with a tiny wine list, wine flights provide the opportunity for tasting numerous different combinations of wines. From all reds or whites, just one varietal, one country, light to full bodied, the varied options are all tantalizing. Additionally, if you think you will have…

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  • Season 4 Premiere

    … EPISODE 1: After a record-setting 3.6 million views last season, we’re back with what will be our biggest season yet! Welcome to Season 4 of Northwest Wine Night: The Internet Show, and we get the party started with two delicious White Blends. We keep their exact make-up a secret from the panelists until after they’ve tasted both of them…

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  • Wine of the Week; 2012 Vrinioti Iama White

    … Vrinioti’s ancestors planted to grapes in the area, and upon which they built an old traditional stone winery. The old stone wine press from that winery was incorporated into a new facility whose construction started in 2007 and completed in 2008. Their 45 acre estate vineyard is farmed organically and planted to Syrah, the Greek red Vradiano…

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  • Quick Pour: Sans Liege Call to Arms 2011

    … tropical fruit, and flaky pastry aromas lead to a smooth, honey-coated palate with plenty of weight. Fresh, floral nuances compliment and balance the fruit-forward notes of apricot, golden apple, and pineapple with spice undertones that taper into honey-dipped hints of brioche and angel food cake from mid to back palate. The finish is extremely smooth, pleasing, and spiced up with notes of lemon zest… Overall Rating - 9.1 91 9.1 Virginia Pour House Rating User Rating: Be the first one ! 9…

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  • France, White Blend, Bila-Haut, Michel Chapoutier, Côtes Du Roussillon, 2013

    … White blend of: grenache gris, greanche blanc, macabeo, and vermentino. N/ Vanilla taffy, sea spray, marine wafts, melon, hay, cedar, and dry river rocks. T/ Medium mouthfeel. A lime and honeysuckle tart starts thing off, leading to some softer honeysuckle, tropical fruit, and green apple notes. A touch of slate closes her. Highly gulpable. This […] The post France, White Blend, Bila-Haut, Michel Chapoutier, Côtes Du Roussillon, 2013 appeared first on BrainWines.com. …

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  • Old York Cellars Tasting

    … struck and were inspired to give back to New Jersey charities. What Exit White Pale gold in color with aromas of citrus zest and a hint of minerals. Pear and apple flavors were supported by a good streak of acidity along with subtle suggestions of soft sandalwood. Finishing clean and crisp, this is a fantastically glugable white blend that’s super…

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  • DeBarge Vineyards and Winery

    … the origins. It's a refreshing contrast to the shenanigans in Texas. All of the wines sampled here are enclosed with screwcaps and most are available from the website. Two of the whites had just been bottled and were shipped as advance samples before the labels had been delivered. NV DeBarge Chardonnooga Chardonnel & Cayuga White $15, 13% abv…

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  • Wines of Sud Ouest France

    …. If you're looking at southwest France (Sud Ouest), there are great bargains in the Gascony region even if you might not recognize the grape names. I didn't mind, because I got to add a few obscure grapes to the life list, particulalry Arrufiac and Petit Corbu. I am now up to 193, and that 200 goal is tantalizingly within reach. Publicists, if you're…

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  • Parejas Cellars 2012 Wysling Band of Sisters

    …, Roussanne, and Grenache Blanc. All varietals came together nicely to create an elegant white wine with notes of pear, green apple and white peach. While I would definitely classify this wine as being dry, it was kept in balance with a touch of sweet, floral essence. For more info check out: Parejas Cellars Posted in Grenache Blanc, Marsanne, Roussanne, White Blend | Leave a Comment …

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