Category: marsanne

🍷  Had an awesome time visiting Lirac and Tavel in the Southern Rhône Valley – tasting the white and rose wines of the region. Read all about my tour here:

2016 d’Arenberg The Hermit Crab Viognier Marsanne McLaren Vale

Easing into the holiday weekend with an Aussie white. Asian pear, lemon, white flowers, chamomile, and white tea notes on the nose. Similar on the palate with a hint of orange blossom. 

3/5 bones


Viognier, Marsanne

13.3% abv


🍷  I had the pleasure of visiting Cairanne – southern Rhône’s newest Cru – to taste the brilliant white and rosé wines. Read all about it here:

Wine reviews from recent birthday party. Some of these are downright excellent (up to 91 pts). Full reviews here:

Another good suggestion, courtesy of Wine Folly.