Semillon

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A Recap of Union Des Grand Crus de Bordeaux Tasting in SF

Last Friday’s annual Union Des Grands Crus de Bordeaux tasting took place in San Francisco showing off the Grand Cru Classe wines of Bordeaux’s 2010 vintage. Balzac Communications hosted the epic tasting where folks from the Chateaux in Bordeaux flew over with expensive bottles of world class wine can only happen once a year—within the first fifteen minutes you could…

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There’s a New Hunter Semillon in Town

2008 Thomas Wines Braemore Vineyard Semillon (Hunter Valley, Australia): Australian Semillon from Hunter Valley really don’t seem to get the love they deserve. One possible reason they may not have the recognition here in the states because Americans can’t see the value in spending $35-60 on a bottle of Semillon (unless a wine critic gives it 95 points), and liquor…