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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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9 Gift Wines That Never Fail to Impress

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Ruffino Ducale Oro Riserva Chianti Classico 2010
Ruffino Ducale Oro Riserva Chianti Classico 2010

Tuscany, Italy

Alcohol: 13.5%  Sweetness: Extra Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2016‐2022

Perfect Pasta and Tomato Sauce Wine


LCBO: 353201  Check Stock

BC: 512517  216 in stock

SAQ: 11517380  Check Stock

ANBL: 814259  Check Stock

NSLC: 1000200



La Ferme Du Mont 2011
La Ferme Du Mont 2011

Chateauneuf-Du-Pape, Rhone, France

Alcohol: 14.5%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2016‐2023

Best Beef Wine


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