$11.99Sitting here tired and excited I’m trying hard to write this last blog post before I go on vacation for a week. I’ve been packing and doing laundry and making arrangements for my sweet furry bitch to be looked after while I’m away.
I wish I could say that I’ll be traveling wine country in France or even California but no, I’m going on my first cruise ever. This would not normally be my idea of a vacation. I would rather travel to Madrid and drive from there to San Sebastian and then Barcelona (which I have done) but instead I’ll be on a monstrously huge ship in the middle of the western Caribbean, literally with a boat load full of strangers. The one saving grace is that I’ll be traveling with my family who I can’t wait to spend some quality time with, even if it’s stuck with them on a ship.
I’m so distracted but dammit I’m going to get this blog post out before I go or else this delicious bottle will be nothing more than a faint and lovely memory.
Speaking of the wine, the goddamn French are so good at making this shit. Man! This Chenin Blanc had none of the overt fruitiness of the Voignier and was not as sweet. It too had a peachy sweetness but with a grapefruit pucker that made it well-balanced, for my tastes anyway. Read More