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Tasting Moscato

Hi loves! Another week and another wine tasting, but sadly this is my very last one for my Geography of Wine course! I have learned so much over this semester, and I’m basically a wine professional (well, maybe not quite but I like to think so). My final tasting is a Barefoot Moscato… are we surprised? Variety: Muscat Region: California Country: United States…

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Drink This Now: The Big Three Whites

Hi loves! This weeks wine tasting includes a comparison of the big three white wines: Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and Riesling. The post follows a lesson in the book Drink This Now by John Boyer, the professor of my Geography of Wine class. So open up one of these big three white wines (or all three, no judgment) and follow along…

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Thanksgiving Dinner At Home

Hi loves! I hope everyone had a very happy Thanksgiving filled with family, food and of course – wine. Since this is my first Thanksgiving as a 21-year-old who can purchase alcohol, I figured I would bring the wine to the Thanksgiving festivities at my Nana’s house this year. I found a great article from Wine Folly for the best…

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Tasting Moscato D’Asti

Hi loves! Two different Moscato’s in one week? I might have a problem…or just a love for sweet white wines. I’m going to go with the latter. Moscato D’Asti from Cupcake Vineyards was the Moscato of choice this week to try out. Variety: Muscat Region: Tre Venezie Country: Italy Year: Not Specified on Bottle Price: $10 Vineyard Review: “Crafted with fine effervescence that tickles the…

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Tasting Moscato D’Asti

Hi loves! My parents came to visit this weekend, and my mom brought me a bottle of her new favorite wine, Moscato D’Asti from Stella Rosa Vineyards. Another Moscato, are you surprised? I might have a favorite if you couldn’t tell (wink,wink). Variety: Muscat Region: Piedmont Country: Italy Year: Not Specified on Bottle Price: $10 Vineyard Review: “Stella Rosa Moscato & Moscato D’Asti keeps you…

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Tasting Moscato Sangria

Hi loves! This week I had some friends over, so I thought why not try a big boxed wine that holds 34 glasses? I got a Moscato Sangria from Peter Vella Vineyards. I was surprised that the wine was white because Sangria automatically makes me think red, but it was still yummy. Variety: Muscat Region: California Country: United States of America Year: Not Specified…

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Tasting Moscato

Hi loves! I think it’s safe to say I’m a Moscato girl if y’all have been keeping up with my wine tasting blog posts. The sweet and easy to drink wine is hard not to love. This week, I decided to try another Moscato, but this time a sparkling Moscato from the Asti region of Italy and it definitely did not…

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Tasting Pinot Grigio

Hi loves! This weeks wine tasting was a Pinot Grigio from Chloe Vineyards. I’ve heard a lot of good things about Chloe and the bottle was super cute, so I decided to give it a try. Variety: Pinot Grigio Region: Valdadige D.O.C. Country: Italy Year: 2016 Price: $17 Vineyard Review: “Hailing from the cool Northern Italian Valdadige D.O.C., Chloe Pinot Grigio is a classic…

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Tasting Vinho Verde

Hi loves! This week, I decided to try Vinho Verde. Portugal is famous for their incredible Vinho Verde, and I was lucky enough to get to try a few when I went to Portugal this year. This was before I started taking this wine course, so I had no idea how to describe what I was drinking or bother to…

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Tasting Castello Del Poggio Moscato

Hi loves! This week’s wine I’m telling you all about has become my all-time favorite wine in the whole wide world. If you love sweet white wines as much as I do, you will love this one. The wine is Castello del Poggio Moscato. It is so yummy and I can’t wait to tell y’all all about it! Variety: Muscat Region:…

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