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David Skinner

David Skinner

65 days ago

David scored this wine: 91/100

Deep ruby in colour. Fig, black cherry, plum and leather aromas. Full bodied and silky with medium tannins and food friendly acidity compliment the cherry and black fruit flavors accented by earthy tones of leather and cocoa. A lengthy finish. Enjoy with beef or ribs.

72 days ago

David scored this wine: 90/100

Medium Ruby color. Aromas of black plum, dark cherry, prunes and some herbal/chocolate notes. Medium-full bodied with gracious tannins high acidity but well balanced and food friendly. On the palate the dried fruit and cocoa flavors present well and linger n to a lengthy finish. Perfect for a wild boar ragout and pappardelle pasta dish.

72 days ago

David scored this wine: 90/100

Dark ruby color. Aromas of black cherry, plum, and figs and some smokey notes. Medium-full bodied with soft tannins and high acidity. Well balanced. On the palate the wine is full of dried black fruit flavors and chocolate accents. A medium-long finish. Enjoy with smoked duck breast and a dried fruit compote.

Tournon Mathilda

M. Chapoutier Tournon Mathilda 2015

Victoria, Australia
77 days ago

David scored this wine: 89/100

Light gold color. Nectarine, apricot, and light citrus with floral notes and hints of honey. Medium bodied and medium acidity with stone fruit on the palate and a medium finish. Would pair nicely with roasted chicken.

78 days ago

David scored this wine: 89/100

Light straw. Classically Gewurztraminer with floral notes to accompany lychee, honey, and hints of ginger. Medium bodied and medium acidity. Slightly off-dry. Citrus palate with tropical fruit accents. Medium finish. Serve with Spicy chicken dishes or mild cheese.

David Skinner

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