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Natalie MacLean

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To fund her late-night vinous habits, Natalie Mac...Read more  

Memorable Wine

Well maybe the one above, or perhaps the Baby Duck I had behind the high school portable. Ouch!
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First Wine

My first wine was a brunello, which I described in my first book. Very sensual: got me into wine!
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Unusual Wine Experience

When I went shark diving in South Africa, then paired wine with seafood for my new book Unquenchabl...
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17 Cellar Wines Guaranteed to Age Well

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Ruffino Modus 2012
Ruffino Modus 2012

Tuscany I.G.T., Italy

Alcohol: 13.5%  Sweetness: Extra Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2015‐2021

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NSLC: 1013968



Tommasi Amarone della Valpolicella Classico 2016
Tommasi Amarone della Valpolicella Classico 2016

Veneto D.O.C.G., Italy

Alcohol: 15%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2019‐2026

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