If you told us what was about to be poured, we may not have even bothered. South Africa? We might have asked, when was the last time we went bonkers for a wine from South Africa?
If we’re going to drink Châtneuf we want a little oomph, but we also want character. Châtneuf might be the ideal autumnal wine—something to drink by the fireplace while the pot simmers in the kitchen—
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