The Edinburgh Wine Club 

 All Lidl Night, January 19, 2017


Gran Reboreda

2015

Treixadura and Loureira

Ribeiro,Spain

13 degrees


9

Lime,elderflower and fresh.


Quincy

2015

Sauvignon Blanc

Loire

13 1/2

9

Almost the extraction levels of NZ. Spicy bouquet, good fruit acidity and interesting Loire white of some class.


Domaine St Prix

2015

ditto

St Bris, Burgundy

12 1/2

8.50

Good minerality. Greengage bouquet.


La Pierre qui Croute

2015

Chardonnay

Vire Clesse. Burgundy

13

13

Toffee bouquet.


Chablis 1er Cru (Jean Desvignes)

2015

ditto

Chablis

12 1/2

15

Mineral , flinty bouquet .Very pronounced for a young wine. Dry on palate. Not yet at its peak but a huge potential.


Steinklotz Grand Cru 2013

Gewurztramminer

Alsace

12 1/2

12

Lychees mango but on the palate, off dry. A superb wine.


Pilltteri, Icewine

2013

Chardonnay

Niagra Canada

11

15

Apricot and honey with a flavour almost of mango chutney. Orange throughout.

Best white and 3rd overall

Fortezza dei Colli


Sangiovese



Chianti


13 ½


10

Full dry finish. Interesting to have a mature chianti. A good food wine with class but squeezed between stars.



Cave de Tain
2015

Syrah Crozes Hermitage 13 9
Spicy bouquet, dark thick fruit full dry tannin but never harsh.The members were very impressed. BV and 1st

Puech Mornay

2015

Grenache,Syrah,Cinsault and Mourvedre

Southern Rhone

Gigondas

14

10

Quite big, light on nose (no surprise for a young wine).


Medici Riccardi

2013


Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Petit Verdot

Bolgheri (Sassicaia)

13 1/2

15

Quite chewey. Obvious class.

2nd

Maury

2009

Grenache Mourvedre

Languedoc Roussillon

16 1/2

7

Not the best Maury. Almonds,cough mixture





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