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Christian Marcoux

Christian Marcoux

Modus

Ruffino Modus 2017

Tuscany I.G.T., Italy
32 days ago

Christian scored this wine: 91/100

Good classic Italian wine, the 2017 Modus from Ruffino located in Tuscany, Italy offers delicious aromas of red currant, roasted tomato, potpourri, clay pot, cured meat, mocha and cinnamon. Blended from 37% Sangiovese, 32% Merlot and 31% Cabernet Sauvignon this Super Tuscany show chewy tannin, full body and supple acidity. The finish is dried and well structured, giving the wine plenty of food pairing possibility or to drink on its own. Palate: tarte cherry, tarte strawberry, black pepper, leather, campfire, cinnamon and sandalwood. Enjoy!

Tradition

Dürnberg Falkenstein Tradition Grüner Veltliner 2019

Weinviertel D.A.C., Austria
37 days ago

Christian scored this wine: 88/100

Supple aromas of white peach and mandarine. The acidity is fresh and provides delicate notes of lime and herb throughout the finish. Austrian Tasting, Ontario, June 2020

Dürnberg L & T Falkenstein Grüner Veltliner 2019

Niederösterreich Weinviertel, Austria
37 days ago

Christian scored this wine: 88/100

Light body with citrus notes and tree fruit. The palate offers pungent lemon and minerality, perfect for food pairing. Austrian Tasting, Ontario, June 2020

Ried Auf der Henne Reserve

Groiss Ried Auf der Henne Reserve Riesling 2018

Niederösterreich, Austria
45 days ago

Christian scored this wine: 90/100

Harmonious and refined with aromas honey and pear. Full body showing excellent structure and flavours of nectarine and citrus zest. Solid Riesling. Austrian Tasting, Ontario, June 2020

Braitenpuechtorff

Groiss Braitenpuechtorff Gemischter Satz 2020

Niederösterreich, Austria
45 days ago

Christian scored this wine: 89/100

Simply elegant with aromas of red apple and fresh vegetal. Light body with a short finish of zesty lemon and mineral. Austrian Tasting, Ontario, June 2020

Christian Marcoux

Memorable Wine

Silver Oak, Napa Valley, Cabernet Sauvignon

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First Wine

Wow that's long time ago

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Unusual Wine Experience

Orange wine from Southbrook

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Current Fav Wine

I do love Napa and Ontario wine, but i try expend into South-America

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Winner World's Best Drink Writer
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Five-Time Winner Association of Food Journalists
Six-Time Winner Bert Greene Award
Best Wine Literature Book Gourmand World Cookbook Awards
Online Writer of the Year Louis Roederer International Wine Writing Award