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Christopher Piper Wines
1 Silver Street, Ottery St Mary EX11 1DB, Devon

Tel: (01404) 814139
Fax: (01404) 812100

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Muscadelle

Not part of the Muscat grape family but the third and least important grape blended into the great sweet wines if Sauternes and Barsac. It is also grown in the Entre-Deux-Mers region of Bordeaux where it is blended into the medium and dry white wines. It is best used in Australia's sticky Liqueur Tokays grown predominantly in South Australia and Victoria.

Characteristics: In the sweeter Bordeaux wines it is generally used in small percentages to contribute gentle fruitiness and aroma. In drier wines it is generally dull and unexciting.

Where is it found?: Bordeaux, Bergerac, South Western France, Eastern Europe, South Australia and Victoria.

Food matches: In its sweet form with Foie Gras, Tart Tatin, Blue Cheeses

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La Gitana Manzanilla, Bodegas Hidalgo
La Gitana Manzanilla, Bodegas Hidalgo
“La Gitana” is an absolutely classic example of this unique wine; it is beautifully balanced, fresh and delicate with a “touche” of sea-saltiness and a pure, nutty-fruit zestiness.

La Gitana
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Vacqueyras Cuvée Doucinello 2011
Vacqueyras Cuve Doucinello 2011
Recently, Robert Parker put Serge’s wines in to the superstar category but, typical of the man, he has maintained our allocation just as it was before, despite phenomenal demand from the USA.

Vacqueyras Cuvée Doucinello
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