Data from the 2013 Laithwaites Wines Survey, of 1,000 wine drinkers by polling firm, One Poll. (Laithwaites customers were excluded from the survey.)
Asked why the descriptions were not helpful, responses included finding them meaningless, bearing no relationship to a wine's taste, pretentious and "a load of poppycock."
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2013 G&J Your Blood and Mine (Croatia). 50/50 Cab Sauv, Merlot. Full-bodied, well-structured and balanced. Oak and cherry on the nose, with fig, cocoa, and cassis on the palate. Complex. Nice! Received as a sample. Retail $23. -B
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