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Calling all 100 Varietal Club Members

Neat conversation going on over at the Mark Squires Bulletin Board. A member of their site posted a request for the translation of certain wine grapes into English. For example, Sauvignon Blanc translates into Savage White. I need to do some research to uncover a few lost translations myself, but for now, take a moment and look at the dialogue on the names of wine grape name here. You can learn stuff like – Sangiovese = Blood of Jupiter