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cf. The Fire Lizard blog 11.18.11 entry http://​ thefirelizard.wordpress.com​/2011/11/18/​steve-kalecs-slovenian-wine​-stone/ #comments wine diamonds http://en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/Tartaric_acid "stereochemistry: Naturally occurring tartaric acid is chiral, meaning that it has molecules that are non-superimposable on their mirror-images & a useful raw material in organic chemistry for synthesis of other chiral molecules." ... "a muscle toxin, ... in high doses causes paralysis and death. The median lethal dose (LD50) is about 7.5 grams/kg for a human"
     

Chateau de la Motte 2000

France, Madiran, Crouseilles
C-
cut cork stopper, deep flat tip dimple
Vineyard: Chateau de la Motte
Color: Red
Year: 2000
Country: France
Logged on: 2012-12-08
Region: Madiran
Sub Region: Crouseilles
Alcohol Content: 12.5
Date Drank: 2012-12-08
Price: $ 5.43
Size: Bottle 750ml
Purchase Location: Grocery Store
Purchase Location Name: Grocery Outlet
Taste: Sour
Finish: Olive
Nose: Sterile
Appearance: Opaque
Positives: very mature, inexpensive, available
Negatives: french, low abv, unknown varietal
Buy Again? No


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