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(WT070517-01) 16 COTES DE GASCOGNE CARPE GUILHEM, DOMAINE SAN DE GUILHEM  $7.99
07/05/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRANCE BORDEAUX) 11.5%. Lush, full. The gros manseng component is talking./ Yes, peach and peel. Giving, easy to assimilate. And well balanced. Great price. 16.4.
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(WT070517-02) 16 FRANCAIS SAUVIGNON BLANC DESTINEA, JOSEPH MELLOT  $9.99
07/05/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRANCE LOIRE) 12%. Used to be Val de Loire. Where is it sourced now? No longer as crisp and bright and northern. Some Midi sauvignon in the mix?/ Yeah, the acid is milder than before, and the varietal expression is less precise and prominent. A valid citrus take on sauvignon, but seems tamed down. 15.7.
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(WT070517-03) 16 CHABLIS, DOMAINE SEGUINOT-BORDET  $21.99
07/05/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRANCE BURGUNDY) 12.5%. Full bodied. Clearly fuller than the Petit Chablis tasted recently, good as that is. Crisp calcaire. Iím loving these 2016 Chablis wines./ Yes, itís got that balance, that cool, comfortable, confident composition expressed by the Petit Chablis. Altogether harmonious. Nothing askew, nothing overstated. Surely to my tastes. 17.0+.
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(WT070517-04) 16 FRANCAIS ROSE PINK PEGAU, LAURENCE FERAUD  $17.99
07/05/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRANCE ROSE) 13%. Very, very pretty, soft fruit. Spice drop and pink fruit. Ready to serve./ Sweet, full, balanced, and even. 16.7.
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(WT070517-05) 16 COTES DU RHONE ROSE, DOMAINE CHARVIN  $16.99
07/05/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRANCE MEDITERRANEAN) 13.5%. Oh, fuller. Thereís still a little banana fermentation residual. That will pass. Big time size and dryness directed to dinner-time applications./ Fully charged Charvin approach. In sexist terms, this oneís masculine, the Feraud feminine. 16.9.
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(WT070517-06) 16 PARKER STATION MONTEREY-SAN LUIS OBISPO-SANTA BARBARA PINOT NOIR  $14.99
07/05/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (U.S. WEST COAST) 13.8%; 72-16-12. Full, powerful California pinot noir. Lightly reduced still. Lovely Central Coast crispness. Deep pinot cherry./ Yes, a complete Central Coast pinot noir with ideal fruit acid/sweetness balance. Very even handed. 16.4.
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(WT070517-07) 16 REDHEADS STUDIO YARD DOG SOUTH AUSTRALIA RED  $11.99
07/05/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (AUSTRALIA) 13.5%. 80% cabernet sauvignon from Limestone Coast and Coonawarra, 10% each petit verdot and merlot from Fleurieu Peninsula. Aussie sweet but not syrupy. Good power, wood spice, and bright fruit. A nicely controlled Aussie red./ Yes, a fine rendition of this cuvee. The sweetness, acid, strength, the wood and fruit, all in harmony. A delight. 16.6.
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(WT070517-08) 15 CORSE CALVI CLOS REGINU, DOMAINE MAESTRACCI  $15.99
07/05/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRANCE MEDITERRANEAN) 12.5%; 35% nuellucciu, 30% grenache, 15% sciaccarellu, 15% syrah, 5% mourvedre. Wow, lift, acid, sweetness, dryness all wrapped into one handsome presentation. Berry fruit and very spicy edge, like spiced apple./ Yes, sweet-acid balance, and fine grained tannin. Full flavor and texture delivery. Big time group favorite. 17.3.
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(WT070517-09) 15 CARINENA GARNACHA CASTILLO DE MONSERAN, BODEGAS SAN VALERO  $8.99
07/05/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (SPAIN) 13%. Sweet if understated fruit. Laid back, not pushy. Deepens and sweetens further with aeration, revealing attractive grenache strawberry and raspberry notes./ Fresh, crisp, sweet, medium bodied. A deal. 16.5.
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(WT070517-10) 15 EMPORDA GARNACHA OLD VINES, ESPELT  $9.99
07/05/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (SPAIN) 14%. Oh, sweet, huge, black. Full of material and texture. Fabulous. No restraints. Yow!/ Yes, large scale flavor, power, sweetness, texture, quality. Best vintage of this Iíve tasted. 17.0.
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(WT070517-11) 14 CHATEAU GRESSIER GRAND POUJEAUX, CRU BOURGEOIS, MOULIS  $21.99
07/05/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRANCE BORDEAUX) 13%; est. 1720; since 2003, owned by Chasse Spleen; half each cab sauv, merlot. Large, well filled 2014 claret with light oak embellishments. Fine Moulis structure./ Indeed, balanced, structured, classic 2014 Moulis overall. Well poised. The Villars family is doing good work here at raising an old favorite to better-than-ever quality standards. Very popular with the group. 16.7+.
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(WT070517-12) 14 CHATEAU BEAUMONT, CRU BOURGEOIS, HAUT MEDOC  $17.99
07/05/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (FRANCE BORDEAUX) 13.5%; at Cussac; 47% cab sauv, 45% merlot, 8% petit verdot. Sweet and openly fruity for Beaumont and 2014. Wow, spicy oak too. More than ever before here. Nicely open knit, even in youth./ Yes, complete, modern, barrel-aged Haut Medoc now. Yow. 17.1+.
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(WT070517-13) 12 CHIANTI CLASSICO TERRA ROSSA ESTATE, FATTORIE MELINI  $14.99
07/05/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (ITALY) 13.5%. Classic dried cherry and orange peel and citron bouquet, with a rancio note./ Sweet and wholesome. Great acid and palate savor. 16.3.
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(WT070517-15) 14 WINKELER GUTENBERG RIESLING KABINETT HALBTROCKEN, WEINGUT KRAYER  $12.99
07/05/17 Wednesday Group Tasting Notes
- (GERMANY) 10%; est. 1866. Spicy and full of 2014 extract./ High halbtrocken sweetness level balanced by acid and extract. Pleasing now. 16.3.
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