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"As good as" recommendation?

by John Treder » Mon Apr 20, 2009 11:00 pm

I opened a bottle of Dry Creek Vineyards Clarksburg Chenin Blanc '07 tonight for a hot night supper of Chinese chicken salad, and it got me to wondering.
Is there a Vouvray under $10 retail that's as good? I've had comparable $17 Vouvrays, but I can't remember seeing any Vouvray for the price of the DCV.

Let this stand as a tasting note for this month's theme. Good, reliable, dry, tasty Chenin Blanc. $9.99 at BevMo.

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Re: "As good as" recommendation?

by David Creighton » Tue Apr 21, 2009 10:15 am

the very good vouvrays from pichot are available in CA for about $12.
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Re: "As good as" recommendation?

by John Treder » Tue Apr 21, 2009 11:48 pm

<scribbling "Pichot" on the corner of a scrap of paper>
I'll probably wonder WTH that is in a day or two. :)

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