Barnard Griffin

Columbia Valley Albariño 2017

Supple white stoned fruits, elderflower. Sustains nicely on the palate. Attractive. 250 cases made only. #wbc18 — 4 years ago

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L'Ecole No. 41

Columbia Valley Sémillon 2016

Michael Wangbickler CWE DipWSET

Classic dense semillon. Long finish. Super value! #wbc18 — 4 years ago

Otis Kenyon

Roussanne 2017

Michael Wangbickler CWE DipWSET

Early picked. Lean and mean. Phelonic interest with med-long finish. #wbc18 — 4 years ago

Gård Vintners

Roussanne Grand Klasse Reserve Lawrence Vineyards 2015

Michael Wangbickler CWE DipWSET

Rich, barrel fermented. Nutty oxidation. Medium finish. Phenolic bitterness. Lovely. #wbc18 — 4 years ago

Desert Wind

Desert Wind Vineyard Chardonnay

Michael Wangbickler CWE DipWSET

Fat and rich. Barrel fermentation and 100% ML. Well made for the style. #wbc18 — 4 years ago

Yealands Estate

Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2015

Michael Wangbickler CWE DipWSET

Gooseberry! Fresh and lively with a hint of sweetness. Classic NZ. #wbc18 — 4 years ago

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Brooks Winery

Ara Willamette Valley Riesling 2016

Honeycomb, nectar, green apple, white peach. A touch of sweetness with 1pc RS. Attractive texture. A successful wine from a low production winery - only 400 cases made. Should be more than $35. #wbc18 — 4 years ago

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Ira Schwartz

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@James Forsyth they are making some excellent wine
Ira Schwartz

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@James Forsyth and as you point out at very fair price points
Severn Goodwin

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Nice, I have some challenges finding the Ara from year to year, but I do really like this producer.

Gloria Ferrer

Brut Blanc de Blancs Chardonnay

White stone fruits, good crispness. Attractive and simple. A nice day to day sparkler. #wbc18 — 4 years ago

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Lugana Turbiana 2011

Supple and yet fresh. Some minerality but the stoned fruit and softness on the palate are the main features here. Attractive and simple. This is a 2011 tasted in 2018... Holding up well. #wbc18 — 4 years ago

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Hunter Valley Sémillon 2015

Rather good with grass, green apple, pear. Sustains well with a slight saline quality. Very attractive Semillon from Hunter Valley in Australia. #wbc18 — 4 years ago

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