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Sunday, February 26, 2012

New Wines Tastings : Languedoc, Champagne, Minervois, Roussillon

Recall ranking : 1 to 5


1* : No special occasion. You just like to open a bottle of wine and have a good time with friends. What about enjoying some wine during a BBQ!
2* : For a basic diner. You are looking for a wine to light out your meal. Even if an omelete is not the most difficult meal to do, it's deserve a nice wine, yes it does!
3* : For a nice diner. You spend some times cooking and like to have a wine that is going to delight your guests and reward you for the quality of your diner.
4* : Special events.  Food is awesome. The diner is going to be a wonderfull experience from A to Z. Guests have enough oenological knowledge to enjoy the various aspects of the wine, and are able to share their drinking experience on-the-go. The wine has a paramount role in putting things together.
5* : Are you among the lucky ones that are ready to enjoy what it may look like a once in a lifetime experience. Prepare for the moon cause this is where this wine is going to bring you!. Your biggest issue : find a meal to pair with this faboulous wine and friends that can trully honor this moment with you. No wine rookie here!





2* 40. Coteaux du Languedoc, Domaine Ferri Arnaud, La Clape 2009
http://www.vinandwine.com/shop/White/67~CLP2007DFA~La+Clape+2007.html

3* 41. Champagne, Guerlet, Blanc de Blanc
http://www.cellartracker.com/wine.asp?iWine=937934



2* 42. Minervois, Domaine Jean-Baptiste Senat, La Nine
http://www.wine-searcher.com/wine-153379-2010-domaine-jean-baptiste-senat-minervois-la-nine-languedoc-roussillon-france





2* 43. Côtes du Roussillon, Hervé Bizeul, Walden
http://www.winealign.com/wines/2574-Walden-Rouge-2006




2 comments:

  1. looking forward to reading about the wine ranked 4* or even 5* :)
    Kadria

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  2. hello Kadria,
    Here below are some 4* and 5* I recently tasted and enjoyed :

    4* 28. R : Château Magdelaine 2001, Saint Emilion Grand Cru
    http://www.wine-searcher.com/wine-306-2001-chateau-magdelaine-saint-emilion-grand-cru-france

    4* 29. R : Domaine Cauhapé 2007, "Noblesse du Temps", Jurançon
    http://www.wine-searcher.com/find/domaine+cauhape+jurancon+moelleux+noblesse+du+temps/2007

    5* 30. R : Château Carbonnieux 1999, Pessac Léognan
    http://www.wine-searcher.com/wine-54853-1999-chateau-carbonnieux-pessac-leognan-france

    4* 34. WS : Domaine Jo Pithon, côteaux de layon, les 4 villages 2006. Drunk in Venice (Los Angeles).
    http://www.wine-searcher.com/wine-78325-2006-domaine-jo-pithon-coteaux-du-layon-les-4-villages-loire-france

    Greetings to both of you!

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