Favourite Son Chardonnay, 2010

Favourite Son Chardonnay, 2010
My (Favourite!) son was born in 2010, so I had no choice but to buy this when I saw it in the irresistible The Good Wine Shop in Kew village. Clean, fresh smell straight out of the bottle, subtle Chardonnay aromas says this isn’t a blockbuster (in a good way!). Medium bodied and a little ...

Ventolera Vina Litoral Pinot Noir 2008

Ventolera Vina Litoral Pinot Noir 2008
“Good vanilla fragrance but sour, bitter finish on the palate, too much alcohol and over-reliance on oak”. Says Jancis Robinson. Pretty Shocking! What the hell am I doing with a bottle of wine like this?? Recommended by The Good Wine Shop – that’s how. It did have hints of bitterness when I decanted it (about ...

Domaine Cuvée des Sommeliers Châteauneuf-du-Pape 2005

Domaine Cuvée des Sommeliers Châteauneuf-du-Pape 2005
Great night at The Lion post run again (in front of a toasty fire) with one of their classic rare burgers …and two bottles of wine for the hell of it. The second bottle arrived with a different label, but were told it was the same wine. In fact we couldn’t see any difference at first until ...

Buil & Giné Priorat Giné Giné 2008

Buil & Giné Priorat Giné Giné 2008
Reminds me of the Descendientes de José Palacios Bierzo Pétalos, might be a slightly better buy?? Must taste side by side… £11:59  Oct 2012, Noble Green Wines Share this:FacebookTwitter
snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake snowflake