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Oops Sauvignon Blanc 2009

Member Review by mrsrhampton:

Very lemony and tart on the nose. Loads of grapefruit, lemon and lime on the palate. Dry and crisp and clean. Nice finish, even if it is a bit short. Nice pairing with Thai food.

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Oops Wines - Schwartz Olcott Imports:
There’s a good reason the Merlot of Chile doesn’t taste like other Merlot. Many are not entirely Merlot, but instead a blend of Merlot and a far more exotic grape: Carmenère, a.k.a., The “Lost Grape of Bordeaux.” Carmenère root stock had been transplanted from France over a century ago before the particularly nasty root louse threatened its very existence. Soon forgotten, the Carmenère grapes g... Read more
There’s a good reason the Merlot of Chile doesn’t taste like other Merlot. Many are not entirely Merlot, but instead a blend of Merlot and a far more exotic grape: Carmenère, a.k.a., The “Lost Grape of Bordeaux.” Carmenère root stock had been transplanted from France over a century ago before the particularly nasty root louse threatened its very existence. Soon forgotten, the Carmenère grapes grew freely with Merlot grapes and were assumed to be Merlot until, suddenly in 1994, viticulturist Jean-Michel Boursiquit revealed the mistake. Oops! Read less

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Snooth User: mrsrhampton
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3.00 5
08/10/2013

Very lemony and tart on the nose. Loads of grapefruit, lemon and lime on the palate. Dry and crisp and clean. Nice finish, even if it is a bit short. Nice pairing with Thai food.


Snooth User: torisousa
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3.00 5
08/20/2011

Three glasses



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