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The Real Virginia “Vineyard Experience”

Wine is alive. Wine is a breathing, evolving, meticulous, stubborn, and a wonderfully pleasurable thing! There are probably as many flavors and nuances from wine as there are different types of snowflakes. Well, that may be pushing it but when walking down that grocery store wine aisle, I am intrigued and overwhelmed by the many types, varieties, and flavors described

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Hoopla Napa Valley Unoaked Chardonnay 2012

A wonderful Chardonnay that you won’t have to jump through hoops to enjoy! Very rich in mouth-feel with pleasing depth and character. Aromas and flavors of bright pear, sweet apple, and citrus. Hints of honey and vanilla evolve on the long, refreshing finish. The abundant fruit makes this Chardonnay seem off-dry but it does have a crisp style. Unoaked so

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Wine Review: 2011 Flying Otter “Sunshine” White Wine

In the summertime, there is nothing like a chilled white wine that tastes bright, fresh, and fruity. And that is exactly what you get with the 2011 Flying Otter “Sunshine”! This is a wonderful white wine blend with all the grapes being grown in Southeastern Michigan. It is off-dry so it has a hint of sweetness and a long, fresh,

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Wine Review: 2010 Augusta Winery Seyval Blanc

2010 Augusta Winery Seyval BlancĀ – USA, Missouri, Augusta (8/10/2012) We truly enjoyed this wine and it is the perfect wine for summer! It paired well with our grilled chicken tonight! In the glass, clear yellow, daybright colors. On the nose, lots of tropical fruit, especially pineapple and some floral notes. On the palate, lots of lively acidity, medium weight mouthfeel.

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