Category Archives: Chenin Blanc

Podcast Ep 163: Getting to Know White Wines

White wines often get dismissed as being less complex than reds but that’s hardly the case. In this episode we review aromatic v non aromatic whites and how to navigate whites to find styles & grapes that will give you a new appreciation for these wines. Specifically we talk about:...

A Very Worthwhile Taste of South African Wines

It’s rare that my location in a beta wine market (let’s face it, Atlanta is not exactly the most cosmopolitan place when it comes to wine) leads to a great on-the-ground contact, so I was really excited when I got an email from a local dude who found my blog/Facebook...

Lacheteau Vouvray 2008: A Cheap & Delightful Food Wine

These are tough economic times and although I’d love to drink a $25 bottle every night, I’m just a normal person, so I’ve been looking for some well priced deals that I can write about. Many have failed of late, but the Lacheteau Vouvray from Trader Joe’s is a very...