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23 February, 2011

Cava Brut Gran Sarao

Posted in : Cava, Sparkling Wine on by : The Gourmez

Cava Brut Gran Sarao Spain This sparkling wine has a thin-body and lots and lots of bubbles. It’s very refreshing with light flavors of green apple and a dash of something floral for good measure. There might be some orange mingling in it also. It’s a simple wine but simply good, too.

15 December, 2010

Jujube’s Bubbly Recession Wine Dinner

Posted in : Cava, Cava Rose, Dining in Chapel Hill - NC, Events, Moscato d’Asti, Prosecco, Restaurants, Rose Wine, Sparkling Wine on by : The Gourmez

Jujube, Chapel Hill $40 per plate Last Tuesday, I had the pleasure of attending another Jujube wine dinner—it had been a while! These dinners are kept affordable by profiling wines in the $10 to $20 range from the Hope Valley Bottle Shop crew, of which Drew did the sommelier honors this evening. Alas, I was
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6 July, 2009

Cocktail Review–The Whippet, Jujube, Chapel Hill

Cocktail Review–The Whippet, Jujube, Chapel Hill
Comments : 1 Posted in : Bars and Tasting Rooms, Bars in Chapel Hill - NC, Cava on by : The Gourmez

The Whippet Jujube Jujube’s bartenders definitely know how to make a good cocktail.  The whippet is a gem of a drink with Finlandia grapefruit-flavored vodka, Cava, and lychee juice.    It looked like a Lemon Drop minus the sugary rim, an elegant, white gold drink with an ice shard layer that I love.  The taste
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