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Oak Trials: Tasting Notes

The oak trials were bottled about 2 months ago now, and I’m ready to do a tasting of the panel.ย  My husband has agreed to help me out, since there are 7 different wines to taste.ย  First is the unoaked Winexpert Vintner’s Reserve Chardonnay:ย  dry, but not crisp, with subtle hints of apple and pear.ย  […]