Episode 107 – Tom Durbin of Studio 107 & Three Sauvignon Blancs from Around the World

Episode 107 – Tom Durbin of Studio 107 & Three Sauvignon Blancs from Around the World Episode 107 – Tom Durbin of Studio 107 & Three Sauvignon Blancs from Around the World

Today is International Sauvignon Blanc day and in this weeks episode, Shelley and Phil sit down with Tom Durbin, the wine buyer for Studio 107, in Coeur D’alene, Idaho. Tom is soft spoken but he packs a punch with his knowledge of wine as we taste Sauvignon Blancs from three different regions of the world, New Zealand, California and France (Sancerre). Hopefully you have a #SauvignonBlanc in your glass as you listen to this one. #HappyFriday! #ItsWineTime! #Cheersing #SauvBlancDay #SauvBlanc

For more information on Studio 107, please visit https://studio107cda.com

Wines tasted this episode:

  • 2020 The Champion Il Campione Sauvignon Blanc ($26 at Studio 107)
  • 2020 Peju Legacy Series Napa Valley Sauvignon Blanc ($32 at Studio 107)
  • 2019 Domaine André Les Charmes Sancerre ($18 .375ml bottle; $34 .750ml bottle at Studio 107)

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The Elsom Cellars Wine Word of the Week: Old World vs New World

New World wines are those wines produced outside the traditional winegrowing areas of Europe and the Middle East, in particular from Argentina, Australia, Canada, Chile, Mexico, New Zealand, South Africa and the United States.

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Wines we enjoyed this week:  Mas de Boislauzon Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Domaine des Forges – Branchereau Savennières ‘Clos du Papillon’, Isenhower Bachelor’s Button Cabernet Sauvignon, Royal Tokaji The Oddity Dry Tokaji  (Furmint), Portlandia Big Believer Cab, Plano Reserva, Calera Chardonnay (Josh Jensen Selection) and Cave B Tempranillo.

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