Posts Tagged: Viognier

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2012 Domaine Pichat “La Caille”. Condrieu, France 13.5%

100% Viognier. Tiny production of 3 barrels. Spent 1 year in oak barrels, with 1/3 being new each vintage. Most Condrieu I have seen are priced north of this. Nose of white flowers. Reminds me of the garden at home

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2012 Domaine Pichat “La Caille”. Condrieu, France 13.5%

100% Viognier. Tiny production of 3 barrels. Spent 1 year in oak barrels, with 1/3 being new each vintage. Most Condrieu I have seen are priced north of this. Nose of white flowers. Reminds me of the garden at home

Wine Century Meeting #6

Meeting number 6 saw us back at Steve’s Fine wine and food on the 16th October 2013. Summary of our progress so far can be found here, along with links to all our previous tastings. We had only met for

Wine Century Meeting #6

Meeting number 6 saw us back at Steve’s Fine wine and food on the 16th October 2013. Summary of our progress so far can be found here, along with links to all our previous tastings. We had only met for

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2011 Domaine de Valdition Blanc Tradition. IGP Alpille, Provence. France. 13.5%

Certified Organic. An intriguing blend of Maccabeu, Grenache Blanc, Bourboulenc, Viognier, Roussane, Chasan, Chardonnay, Vermentino, Muscat Petits Grains. According to the website, each variety is vinified separately before final blending.       Refreshing white wine. Crunchy white peach, apricots and toasted

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2011 Domaine de Valdition Blanc Tradition. IGP Alpille, Provence. France. 13.5%

Certified Organic. An intriguing blend of Maccabeu, Grenache Blanc, Bourboulenc, Viognier, Roussane, Chasan, Chardonnay, Vermentino, Muscat Petits Grains. According to the website, each variety is vinified separately before final blending.       Refreshing white wine. Crunchy white peach, apricots and toasted