Mini-reviews 150: Nielson, Donnata, Old Soul, Scheurebe

Reviews of wines that don’t need their own post, but are worth noting for one reason or another. This month, three red to take your chances with, plus one of the geekiest bottles in blog history.

Nielson Chardonnay 2019 ($15, sample, 14.1%): California white answers the question of whether liquid oak is a thing. Yes, it is.

Alessandro di Camporeale Donnata 2019 ($17, sample, 13.5%): Generic Italian red that could be made from any grape or from any region -- some cherry fruit, some acidity, and so…

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