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White Wine

Having been a more-or-less dedicated red wine drinker, I more-and-more find myself defecting to Team White Wine. Certainly (at least in part) this is down to The Daily Drinker, for in sourcing interesting new wines for its members I have found – and continue to find – fascinating examples made from the more arcane grape varieties that one wouldn’t often find on the wine lists of restaurants or the shelves of wine shops.

And what I increasingly find is that most white wines should be unoaked. I want to find grape variety and, if present, terroir, unobscured by woody aromas and flavours. And what exciting aromas and flavours there are for the finding!

One fascinating thing that I have always known but that has been heavily stressed in my Daily Drinker explorations is that pulling a bottle of white wine out of the fridge, pouring it out and immediately drinking it is frequently a mistake. I continue to be amazed at the range of temperatures that best suit the different whites I taste and consume - some are best well-chilled whilst so many others want to be cellar temperature at the very least, often several degrees warmer.

And, of course, as with red wine, there are whites for food and whites that should really be drunk on their own to be best appreciated. But don’t worry, The Daily Drinker will show you the way!
 

White Wine
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2018 Grenache Blanc-Viognier Le Campuget
On Sale
Wine Variety:Viognier - Stories of Viognier coming from Croatia have been f…
from: £7.65 was £8.50
full details
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2018 Grenache Blanc-Viognier Le Campuget

Grape Variety
Grape Variety:
Grenache Blanc
  Style
Style:
Dry White - fruity
Country
Country:
France
  Alcohol Content
Alcohol Content:
13%
Region
Region:
Rhône Valley
  Bottle Size
Bottle Size:
75cl
Producer
Producer:
Château de Campuget
  Serving Temperature
Serving Temperature:
9°C
Appellation
Appellation:
Vin de Pays du Gard
  Drink By Date
Drink By:
2021
Colour
Colour:
Still White
  Food
Food:
  • Aperitif
  • Canapés
  • Cheese
  • Fish
  • Salads
 
2019 Smederevka
On Sale
new this month
Wine Variety: Smederevka is the most widely planted white variety in the Re…
from: £8.08 was £8.50
full details
guide

2019 Smederevka

Grape Variety
Grape Variety:
Smederevka
  Style
Style:
Dry White - light
Country
Country:
Republic of North Macedonia
  Alcohol Content
Alcohol Content:
11%
Region
Region:
Tikves
  Bottle Size
Bottle Size:
75cl
Producer
Producer:
Tikves Winery
  Serving Temperature
Serving Temperature:
9°C
Appellation
Appellation:
not specified
  Drink By Date
Drink By:
2021
Colour
Colour:
Still White
  Food
Food:
  • Aperitif
  • Canapés
  • Cheese
  • Chicken
  • Fish
  • Salads
 
2019 Roditis Dipnos
On Sale
Wine Variety: With no DNA analysis to date, untangling the web of clon…
from: £9.02 was £9.75
full details
guide

2019 Roditis Dipnos

Grape Variety
Grape Variety:
Roditis
  Style
Style:
Dry White - light
Country
Country:
Greece
  Alcohol Content
Alcohol Content:
11%
Region
Region:
Peloponnese
  Bottle Size
Bottle Size:
75cl
Producer
Producer:
Kintonis
  Serving Temperature
Serving Temperature:
8°C
Appellation
Appellation:
not specified
  Drink By Date
Drink By:
2020
Colour
Colour:
Still White
  Food
Food:
  • Aperitif
  • Cheese
  • Salads
 
NV Melon Blanc Cuvée Nocturne
new this month
Wine Variety: Melon Blanc is yet another offspring of the ubiquitous Gouais Blan…
from: £11.00
full details
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NV Melon Blanc Cuvée Nocturne

Grape Variety
Grape Variety:
Melon de Bourgogne
  Style
Style:
Dry White - light
Country
Country:
France
  Alcohol Content
Alcohol Content:
11%
Region
Region:
Loire Valley
  Bottle Size
Bottle Size:
75cl
Producer
Producer:
Pierre-Henri Gadais
  Serving Temperature
Serving Temperature:
9°C
Appellation
Appellation:
Vin de France
  Drink By Date
Drink By:
2020
Colour
Colour:
Still White
  Food
Food:
  • Aperitif
  • Canapés
  • Cheese
  • Fish
  • Salads
       
2017 Torrontes Lazos Trio
On Sale
Wine Variety: Torrontes... yet more ampelographic confusion! There are seve…
from: £10.35 was £11.50
full details
guide

2017 Torrontes Lazos Trio

Grape Variety
Grape Variety:
Torrontes
  Style
Style:
Dry White - fruity
Country
Country:
Argentina
  Alcohol Content
Alcohol Content:
14.5%
Region
Region:
Mendoza
  Bottle Size
Bottle Size:
75cl
Producer
Producer:
Filus
  Serving Temperature
Serving Temperature:
8°C
Appellation
Appellation:
not specified
  Drink By Date
Drink By:
2020
Colour
Colour:
Still White
  Food
Food:
  • Asian/Spicy
  • Chicken
  • Salads
 
2018 Mtsvane
On Sale
new this month
Wine Variety: There are two Mtsvanes, both indigenous to Georgia, this the …
from: £11.40 was £12.00
full details
guide

2018 Mtsvane

Grape Variety
Grape Variety:
Mtsvane Kakhuri
  Style
Style:
Dry White - rich
Country
Country:
Georgia
  Alcohol Content
Alcohol Content:
13%
Region
Region:
Kakheti
  Bottle Size
Bottle Size:
75cl
Producer
Producer:
Vachnadziani Winery
  Serving Temperature
Serving Temperature:
10°C
Appellation
Appellation:
not specified
  Drink By Date
Drink By:
2021
Colour
Colour:
Still White
  Food
Food:
  • Canapés
  • Cheese
  • Chicken
  • Pork
  • Salads
 
2019 Krakhuna
new this month
Wine Variety: Not much to report on this indigenous Georgian grape variety.…
from: £12.50
full details
guide

2019 Krakhuna

Grape Variety
Grape Variety:
Krakhuna
  Style
Style:
Dry White - light
Country
Country:
Georgia
  Alcohol Content
Alcohol Content:
12.5%
Region
Region:
Kakheti
  Bottle Size
Bottle Size:
75cl
Producer
Producer:
Vachnadziani Winery
  Serving Temperature
Serving Temperature:
8°C
Appellation
Appellation:
not specified
  Drink By Date
Drink By:
2020
Colour
Colour:
Still White
  Food
Food:
  • Aperitif
  • Fish
  • Salads
 
2019 Soave
Wine Variety: What happens to a variety over time is that it spreads and re…
from: £13.00
full details
guide

2019 Soave

Grape Variety
Grape Variety:
Garganega
  Style
Style:
Dry White - fruity
Country
Country:
Italy
  Alcohol Content
Alcohol Content:
12.5%
Region
Region:
Veneto
  Bottle Size
Bottle Size:
75cl
Producer
Producer:
Tenuta di Corte Giacobbe
  Serving Temperature
Serving Temperature:
9°C
Appellation
Appellation:
Soave
  Drink By Date
Drink By:
2020
Colour
Colour:
Still White
  Food
Food:
  • Aperitif
  • Canapés
  • Cheese
  • Fish
  • Salads
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