Posts Tagged: Loire Valley

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2013 Domaine des Poëte, Le Sauvignon des Poëte. VDP Touraine, France. 12.5%

This wine is 100% Sauvignon Blanc and comes from the appellation of Touraine, which sits in the Loire Valley in France. It spent 6 months on lees. Nose of crunchy Granny Smith apple and hints of flinty, smokey minerality. On

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2013 Domaine des Poëte, Le Sauvignon des Poëte. VDP Touraine, France. 12.5%

This wine is 100% Sauvignon Blanc and comes from the appellation of Touraine, which sits in the Loire Valley in France. It spent 6 months on lees. Nose of crunchy Granny Smith apple and hints of flinty, smokey minerality. On

Wine Century Meeting #7

Meeting number 7 saw us meet for the first time at the Raffles Hotel on the 4th March 2014. Summary of our progress so far can be found here, along with links to all our previous tastings. A bit of

Wine Century Meeting #7

Meeting number 7 saw us meet for the first time at the Raffles Hotel on the 4th March 2014. Summary of our progress so far can be found here, along with links to all our previous tastings. A bit of

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2008 Domaine du Collier. Saumar Blanc. Loire Valley, France. 13%

A 100% Chenin Blanc from the Saumar Appellation in the Loire Valley. 1st sip is like biting into a crisp granny smith apple. Gives way to beautiful honeysuckle that finishes with juicy acidity. Some lime overtones. Has a leesy, creamy,

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2008 Domaine du Collier. Saumar Blanc. Loire Valley, France. 13%

A 100% Chenin Blanc from the Saumar Appellation in the Loire Valley. 1st sip is like biting into a crisp granny smith apple. Gives way to beautiful honeysuckle that finishes with juicy acidity. Some lime overtones. Has a leesy, creamy,