White Wines

Altri Italiani

Altri Italiani

I recently taught a class on Italian wine. My research, so called, took me on a clockwise virtual tasting tour of the boot of Italy,…

Heart of Gold

Heart of Gold

Edmunds St. John Heart of Gold 2010 12.9% ABV | Price: about $20 This wine is a blend of 72% vermentino and 28% grenache…

Corse

Corse

Domaine de Granajolo Corse Porto-Vecchio 2009 13% ABV | Price: about $14 André Boucher’s Domaine de Granjolo comprises 20 hectares in the southern tip of…

Zing

Zing

Twisted Oak Grenache Blanc “Calaveras County” 2010 13.2% ABV | Price: about $24* This wine is 94% grenache blanc and 6% viognier. Only a…

Pink and White

Pink and White

M. Chapoutier Côtes-du-Rhône “Belleruche” Blanc 2009 13.5% ABV | Price: about $13* Côtes-du-Rhône “Belleruche” Rosé 2010 13.5% ABV | Price: about $13* A pair…

Austrian

Austrian

The venue: the quaint cellar room of the über-Victorian Norwich Inn, in Norwich, Vermont. The host: Rafael Flores, director of Artisanal Cellars, a boutique wine…

Hunting

Hunting

Margan Family Winegrowers Sémillon “Hunter Valley” 2009 12.5% ABV | Price: about $18* These sémillon grapes were grown on 40 year old vines in…

Who Knew?

Who Knew?

Jordan Vineyard and Winery Chardonnay “Russian River Valley” 2008 13.5% ABV | Price: about $29* Pale soft yellow, with a beautiful, fresh green apple…

Moscato

Moscato

Jacob’s Creek Moscato 2010 8.0% ABV | Price: about $9.00* The wine is nearly colorless, though the blue-green bottle makes it look like summertime…

See Saw

See Saw

See Saw Wine Company See Saw Hunter Valley 2009 12.0% ABV | Price: about $11.50 A blend of 85% sémillon, 10% chardonnay, and 5%…

Scheurebe

Scheurebe

Müller-Catoir Haardt Scheurebe 2009 12.0% ABV | Price: about $29 Very pale clear gold, this Scheurebe at first offers a whiff of petrol and…

El Greco

El Greco

Feudi di San Gregorio Greco di Tufo 2008 13.0% ABV | Price: about $20 Deep gold with faint hints of stone fruit and citrus,…