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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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Taittinger Brut Reserve Champagne
Taittinger Brut Reserve Champagne

Champagne A.O.C., France

Alcohol: 12.5%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml

Sensational Shellfish Wine


LCBO: 365312  Check Stock

BC: 457713  Check Stock

SAQ: 10968752  Check Stock



Fonseca Porto Bin 27
Fonseca Porto Bin 27

Douro Valley, Portugal

Alcohol: 20%  Sweetness: Sweet  750 ml  Drink: 2018‐2027

Divine Dessert Wine


LCBO: 325506  Check Stock

BC: 271585  Check Stock

NSLC: 1002187



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