Oct 062015

Well, he may have, but I don’t subscribe so I don’t know whether he did or what he thought about this wine.

I invariably check to see where I got the bottle I’m currently sipping. Last night I finished my last bottle of 1997 M. Chapoutier Continue reading »

Jul 272015

Advanced Wine Class begins!

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Marc Joseph, Sales Rep with Trademark Wines, instructed us on a great selection of Italian wines. This class was held in the tasting room at Cellar Rat Wine Merchants. We began in Umbria, with a 2014 Lecciaia Orvieto Classico. I loved the nose on this wine, and continued to like the wine as long as I had a  bit in my glass.

2014 Lecciaia Orvieto Classico

2014 Lecciaia Orvieto Classico

Wine bio:

Varietals: Grechetto (50%), Malvasia (30%, Trebbiano (20%)
Drink: now
Vinehound rating 90

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