Tag: Natalie MacLean

  • Kuhlmann-Platz Gewurtztraminer, 2015

    I’m of the mind that Alsace rarely takes a wrong turn.  The wines are abundant and diverse in France while a little thin on the ground in BC.  Plus, they tend to be at a price point that is disadvantageous to the everyday drinker.   So, on this bottle, it scores for being a decent […]

  • Seasonal Sparklers: Kim Crawford Fizz, 2011 & Jansz Premium Cuvée

    It’s amazing what shows up under the tree this time of year.  Even a bottle of (the eloquent, nutty, dry, oozingly charming) Veuve.  But for those of us who have more realistic wine budgets, I’m always on the lookout for something a little bit, how shall I put it, pocket-book friendly.   We pitted Natalie […]