Clos Floridene, Graves Blanc, 2010

Clos Floridene, Graves Blanc, 2010
This is the second white in a row out if my cellar that is intensely rich. Like the Collio Friulano recently, its richness is almost too much to drink any amount of. Lemon, lemon sweetness on the nose and rich sweet juicy apricot lemon salad to chew on, erm… I mean drink.  White Bordeaux is one ...

Suckfizzle, 2005

Suckfizzle, 2005
More Sauvignon than Semillon this time. The first (and second) times I had it it was the other way around – and all the better for it. Lemongrass & light green curry aromas a few days after opening, still raspy Sauvignon though… Share this:FacebookTwitter

Prestige de Calvet 2011

Prestige de Calvet 2011
Bitter, soulless and nasty. A complete contrast to the Château de Quantin, another ‘cheap’ white Bordeaux I tried last month that isn’t just a better wine – it’s also much better value for money! …I can’t even give this the benefit of being a faulty bottle! Sainsbury’s £10.00 {but don’t even consider it!} Share this:FacebookTwitter
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