Daily Wine 10/18/17:
Louis Jadot – Bonnes Mares – Grand Cru – Chambolle-Musigny – 2014
- This wine is 100% Pinot Noir from the Grand Cru vineyard of Bonnes Mares in the Côte de Nuits of Burgundy. 348 more words
Every fine wine is a product of person and place.
For the wines of Pousse d’Or, that person is Patrick Landanger; proprietor, vigneron, innovator. Landanger had almost no experience with the wine business when he bought the estate in 1997 just after longtime share holder/founder Gerard Potel died suddenly of a heart attack. 106 more words
Darryl and Nancy organized a small wine dinner at the Woodberry Kitchen in order to partake in ramps and old Châteauneuf du Pape. Roland, Richard, and I joined them one fine evening this week. 807 more words
This past year, my family and I have been opening a number of older bottles that were given to us when my uncle passed away in 2013. 281 more words