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Kevin O’Leary Fine Wines Russian River Valley Chardonnay

You can definitely say that this is a Chardonnay with “personality”…and the personality associated with it is tv celebrity Kevin O’Leary or “Mr Wonderful” of Shark Tank fame! I have very high expectations for this Kevin O’Leary Fine Wines Russian River Valley Chardonnay 2017 because if Mr Wonderful has put his name on it, it must be amazing! These grapes were

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Bernard Magrez Cotes du Rhone Villages Laudun “Le Prelat” Blanc

The Rhone Valley in Eastern France is a viticultural region known for its breathtaking beauty and their wonderful wines. They have been carrying on traditional wine making methods for thousands of years! The northern region of the Rhone is known for their elegant, robust red wines and the southern region also produces legendary red wines but also some amazing white

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Corte Grande Valpolicella Ripasso Classico Superiore

Italians are quite the creative bunch, especially when working with wine. Sometimes, this creativity makes things more difficult by adding a few more steps to the wine making process but they are always rewarded for their hard work in the end! Take this 2017 Corte Grande Valpolicella Ripasso Classico Superiore for example. “Ripasso” is the process of taking the grape

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Philippe Prie ‘Depuis 1737’ Brut Tradition Champagne NV

Every winery and winemaker has a story which makes wine tasting even more enjoyable when you know some of the history behind it! The Champagne Philippe Prie has been producing wines in the southern Champagne region of France for almost 3 centuries. This 57 acre, single estate Champagne truly shows the wonderful terroir in the flavors of this sparkler. This

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