Podcast Ep. 103; Winephabet Street V is for Valdiguié

Dracaena Wines

Welcome to our latest installment of #WinephabetStreet. In this series, Debbie Gioquindo and I will be working our way through the wine world by way of the alphabet. Each month we will take the next letter in the alphabet and learn the characteristics and history of the grape, as well as suggested wine pairings. So uncork, unscrew or saber that bottle and connect with us as we chat, laugh and drink wine all in a laid back atmosphere.

V is for Valdiguié

Valdiguie was originally known as Gros Auxerois . In the 19th century. It was liked by growers because it was resistant to powdery mildew and had high productivity. Once popular, it is now almost gone in France. There are a few hectares in the Tarn department. located in the Occitanie (OXY-TEN-KNEE)region in the southwest of France named after the Tarn river. limited production in the Languedoc and Provence

In My Glass

2017 The Bluffer Valdiguié (SRP: $14)

 

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Winephabet Street; V is for Valdiguie

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Our next episode of Winephabet Street will air on Monday, May 20th at 8pm EST. You can sign up for a reminder here. The letter of the day will be W and it stands for Weissburgunder. And don’t forget to head to our Winephabet Street website to find out more.

~Sláinte!

Past episodes:

A is for Albariño video   and podcast

B is for Beaujolais video and podcast

C is for Carménère video  (we had some audio difficulty) and podcast

D is for Dolcetto video and podcast

E is for Etna video and podcast

F is for Furmint video and podcast

G is Gruner Veltliner video and podcast

H is for Horse Heaven Hills video and podcast

I is for Itata video and podcast

J is for Jacquere video and podcast

K is for Kabinett video and podcast

L is for Lambrusco video and podcast

M is for Mencia video and podcast

N is for Negroamaro video and podcast

O is for Orvieto video and podcast

P is for Picpoul video and podcast

Q is for Quarts de Chaume video and podcast

R is for Roussanne video and podcast

S is for Sangiovese video and podcast

T is for Tannat video and podcast

U is for United Kingdom Sparkling video and podcast

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