Duckhorn Vineyards, Sauvignon Blanc, Napa Valley 2016

House: Duckhorn Vineyards Name: Sauvignon Blanc Origin: Napa Valley, USA Vintage: 2016 Price: 144 DKK/19,30 EUR/23,90 USD on (market price: 225 DKK/30,20 EUR/37,30 USD)   Wine-making in USA Wine has been produced in USA since 17th century when early settlers brought their wine-making knowledge with them from Europe. The continent had several of its [...]

Domaine Jeannin-Naltet, Mercurey 1er Cru “Les Naugues” 2015

House: Domaine Jeannin-Naltet Name: Mercurey 1er Cru Les Naugues Origin: Burgundy, France Vintage: 2015 Price: 146 DKK/19,60 EUR/24,30 USD on (market price: 275 DKK/36,90 EUR/45,80 USD)   Deeper into the Burgundy Burgundy wines, either white or red, are considered to be one of the best wines worldwide. That is also why they are among [...]

Johann Topf, Riesling Heiligenstein 2015

House: Johann Topf Name: Riesling Heiligenstein Origin: Kamptal, Austria Vintage: 2015 Price: 155 DKK/20,80 EUR/25,80 USD on (market price: 289 DKK/38,80 EUR/48,20 USD)   Austria as a wine country Austria is one of the rising stars on the European (and world) wine scene. Even though the wine-making tradition in Austria is very long, it [...]

Pecchenino, Barolo “San Giuseppe” DOCG 2013

House: Pecchenino Name: Barolo "San Giuseppe" DOCG Origin: Piemonte, Italy Vintage: 2013 Price: 178 DKK/23,90 EUR/29,40 USD on (market price:295 DKK/39,70 EUR/48,70 USD)   Piemonte as a wine region Piemonte is the second most famous wine region in Italy, right after Tuscany. Being home to the Po river, it houses 1/3 of the Italian population [...]

Rose Infinie, Cotes de Provence Rosé 2016

House: Bejamin Mei Name: Rose Infinie, Cotes de Provence Rosé Origin: Provence, France Vintage: 2016 Price: 68 DKK/9,20 EUR/11,20 USD on (market price: 135 DKK/18,20/22,30 USD)   Provence as a wine region Province is one of the most under-rated wine regions in France. It is located in the southern France at the Mediterranean sea. Capital [...]

Château Tour de Pressac, St. Emilion Grand Cru 2014

House and name: Château Tour de Pressac Origin: Bordeaux, France Vintage: 2014 Price: 132 DKK/17,70 EUR/22,10 USD on (market price: 259 DKK/34,80 EUR/43,40 USD)   Two wines only We already discussed generic information about Bordeaux as a wine region. Today I would like to get into specifics. As you may have noticed, I wrote the [...]

Rodriguez Sanzo, Maria Sanzo Rias Baixas 2015

House: Rodriguez Sanzo Name: Maria Sanzo Rias Baixas Origin: Galicia, Spain Vintage: 2015 Price: 67 DKK/9 EUR/11,20 USD on (market price: 109 DKK/14,70 EUR/18,20 USD)   Galicia as a wine region Galicia is a completely new region for me. It is located in the north-west of Spain, surrounded by ocean. Wine production in Galicia dates [...]