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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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Top 20 Wines Under $20: Bottles That Get My Vote

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Monasterio de las Viñas Blend Gran Reserva Garnacha 2005
Monasterio de las Viñas Blend Gran Reserva Garnacha 2005

Carinena D.O., Spain

Alcohol: 13%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2008‐2016

Terrific Turkey Wine


LCBO: 82024  Check Stock



Malivoire Wine Company Guilty Men Red 2013
Malivoire Wine Company Guilty Men Red 2013

Niagara Escarpment, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Alcohol: 12.7%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2014‐2017

Glorious Game Wine


LCBO: 192674  Check Stock



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