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Jun. 30 2014

6-30-14. Word On Wine Review. One SB From NZ and a Minervois!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Word on Wine | No Comments

This week we review two white wines…One from France and one from New Zealand.

1)2012 Chateau CoupRoses Champ Du Roy.  Vin de Pays Des Cotes Du Brian.  This was a blend of Viognier, Grenache Blanc and Marsanne.  Cotes Du Brian is in the Languedoc appellation of Minervois.  $14.  Not Mary’s usual thing but she really enjoyed it.

2)2012 Arona Sauvignon Blanc.  Marlborough New Zealand.  $13.  Nothing to complain about here.  All the grapefruit and zippyness you could possibly want at a really nice price.

Jonathan Palevsky

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Jonathan is WBJC's Program Director and host of many WBJC programs. His full bio can be read here.

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