2007 Château Gaudrelle Vouvray

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He says: This is only a few dollars more than most BC-based Chenin Blanc, and well worth it.

She says: Overall, a well balanced and good value Vouvray that will lure me back for more.

2006 Domaine de la Taille aux Loups Vouvray Sec Les Caburoches

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She says: Riper, richer tropical fruit flavours that translated to a seemingly fuller body although this lacked the balance of the other wine.

He says: A solid wine, but not outstanding for the price…

Wine truths

“Can't we just get rid of wine lists? Do we really have to be reminded every time we go out to a nice restaurant that we have no idea what we are doing? Why don't they just give us a trigonometry quiz with the menu?”
by Jerry Seinfeld

Wine Ratings

★☆☆☆☆ - Poor quality. Avoid. Save your money. Between 80-84 points.

★★☆☆☆ - Average quality or poor value. Between 84-88 points. Some expensive wines are downgraded for bad value.

★★★☆☆ - Good. Between 88-92 points. Or a good value on the lower end of the point scale.

★★★☆☆ - Excellent quality. Between 92-96 points. Or a cheap yet good quality wine which is excellent value.

★★★☆☆ - Outstanding, best examples in the world. Between 96 and 100 points. A perfect wine.