The Edinburgh Wine Club 

 Football Wines

September 19, 2019

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Wine

Region and Grape

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Goalie Gianluigi Buffon
Fabio Cordella
2017 IGP 12%
Salento, Puglia
Verdeca 50%
Chardonnay 50%
Grand Cru
Wijnen.nl
17.95 Fresh, fruity - peach, melon, dry, high acidity best white
Right Back Hibernian Wine
2018 13.5%
Coastal Region, South Africa
Chenin Blanc
Sauvignon Blanc
Hibernian
Football Club
11.99 Hint of cabbage on the nose? More chenin blanc, stone fruit. Medium acidity. Tannic finish.
Left Back Wesley Sneijder 10
Fabio Cordella
2017 IGP 12%
Salento, Puglia
Chardonnay
Grand Cru
Wijnen.nl
15.95 Floral, apple candy, jasmine. High acidity, bitter finish, thin body.
Sweeper Ronaldinho R One
Fabio Cordella
2017 IGP 12%
Salento, Puglia
Chardonnay
Grand Cru
Wijnen.nl
19.95 Lychees, spice,stone fruit. More body, a bit buttery but no length. Fresh fruit acidity.
Centre Half Chateau de Cathalogne AOP 11.5% Bordeaux
Sauvignon Blanc
Semillon
Tottenham Hotspur FC 19.99 Elderflower, cat pee, cauliflower

Half Time

Centre Midfield Chateau Saint Pierre Domaines Henri Martin 1997 12.5% Magnum Saint Julien, Bordeuax Heart of Midlothian FC Gifted by FC Girondins de Bordeaux Coupe UEFA 6.11.2003 Auction Ripe raspberry and vegetable, dry, medium body, class style, peppery on end second
Outside Right Chateau Tour de Perrigal
2017 AOP 12.5%
Bordeaux Superieur Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot Tottenham Hotspur FC 19.99 [found at 8.75 unbadged!] Cherry, fruits of forest, good tannins, fresh, young, medium intensity
Inside Right Claret's Claret
Chateau Bouduc
2015 ABC 12.5%
Bordeaux (Cron) Merlot Cabernet Alchemy Wines and Burnley FC 15.00 Plums and damsons, slight bitternes at end a s a bit of liquorice third
Centre Forward Hibernian Wine
2018 13%
Western Cape, South Africa
shiraz merlot
Hibernian Football Club 11.99 reasonable bouquet, cedar wood, pepper and spice, plum, soapy. Better than the white.
Inside Left Ronaldinho R One
Fabio Cordella
2016 IGP 14%
Salento, Puglia
Primitivo
Grand Cru
Wijnen.nl
25.75 Between strawberry and plums, soft bodied
Outside Left Chateau Saint Pierre Domaines Henri Martin 2006 13% Saint Julien, Bordeuax
Cab. Sauv. 73%
Merlot 27%
Intermarche
Gare St Lazare
37.90 Peppery, expresive, violet and blackcurrant - cassis, clove and mace - balanced tannins first
Sub Wesley Snjieder 10
Fabio Cordella
2016 IGP 13.5%
Salento, Puglia
Negroamaro 80%
Malrasia Nesa 20%
Grand Cru
Wijnen.nl
17.95 Finishes short, sweet, fruit forward, lack of acidity, cinammon and chocolate on palete, spicy
Sub Buckfast Tonic Wine Devon Costcutter Morningside 7.45 Hints of marsala, sweet vermouth and Negroni - vanilla and cola cubes best value



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