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Provence Rosé Wine Guide | SommelierQA.com

Can you discuss the Provence wine region of France, what grapes and wines are produced here, and why this region works so well for Rosé Wine?

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Examining the Sights and Flavors of France’s Provence Wine Region and its Famous Rosé Wine  When thinking of Provence, the mind conjures images of lavender fields casting purple hues on rolling hills that match the sunsets. You think of the famous sundrenched seaside towns of the French Riviera ..

Best Wines in the Finger Lakes | Best Wine Producers in the Finger Lakes NY | SommelierQA.com

What Are the Best Wines Made in the Finger Lakes?

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Historically, we have planted natives and hybrids, but, since the 60’s vinifera has become a much more important part of the future. Back in the heyday, sparkling and fortified wine were very important, both locally and afar. More recently, Riesling and Cabernet Franc have both been very successful ..

Best Santa Barbara Wines and Grape Varieties Being Made | Laura Booras, Riverbench Vineyard and Winery | SommelierQ&A

What Are the Best Wines Being Made in Santa Barbara California?

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Pinot Noir The cooler climates of the Santa Maria Valley and Santa Rita Hills lend themselves SO well to this temperamental varietal. The wines are so different from both AVAs but both are really well made and delicious. Nebbiolo I’m not a huge Nebbiolo fan to be totally honest, but the best ones I’ve ..