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David Skinner

David Skinner

Côte des Roses

Gérard Bertrand Côte des Roses Rosé 2018

Languedoc, Midi A.P., France
28 days ago

David scored this wine: 89/100

Medium pink with hints of gold. Strawberry and melon and some grassy hints. Medium acidity and light red fruit on the palate. Refreshing and medium length finish.

The Chocolate Block 2017

Swartland W.O., South Africa
28 days ago

David scored this wine: 91/100

Dark ruby in colour, slight pink rim. Aromas of plum, blackberry, cedar and spice. Full bodied with firm tannins and medium acidity. On the palate, dark berry fruit, plums, and, not surprisingly, dark chocolate with hints of liquorice. The flavours linger in the long finish.

Chloe Wines Prosecco

Veneto D.O.C., Italy
28 days ago

David scored this wine: 90/100

Light gold. Copious bubbles. Aromas of apples white flowers and citrus. Some stone fruit on the palate and solid acidity with a creamy texture and some minerality. Medium finish.

Cupcake Vineyards Prosecco

Veneto D.O.C., Italy
28 days ago

David scored this wine: 88/100

Straw yellow. Small bubbles. Light nose of pear and honeydew melon. Good mouthfeel high acidity and flavours of pear, and citrus. Fleeting finish.

Strewn Three Terroir

Strewn Winery Strewn Three Terroir 2015

Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada
28 days ago

David scored this wine: 89/100

Garnet with a pink rim. On the nose: cherry, red currants, cedar and smoke. Full bodied, supple tannins, high acidity. Bright red fruits on the palate with some spice on the lengthy finish.

David Skinner

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