Chenin Blanc: A New Lease on Life Thanks to Clarksburg

If you drink cheap white wine blends out of the jug or box; you've probably had Chenin Blanc.   It has been a classic workhorse blending grape grown throughout the San Joaquin Valley of California for decades.  It provides the acidic backbone that blending partners like French Columbard and Chardonnay typically lack.  Think 1970s Gallo and Paul…

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