Some wines are like recurring loves; you may step away and try new things, but always inevitably end up again with the familiar love of a certain wine. 334 more words
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I had an interesting chat with a Gazette reader I ran into at my local SAQ outlet here in the Laurentians. He had just returned from a trip to France where he had travelled the entirety of the Rhône valley, starting in Lyon and finishing in Avignon. 971 more words
Need an inexpensive wine to get you through to the weekend? Here’s a suggestion with some notes about the grapes that make the wine.
There are several well-known blending partners, among them: cabernet sauvignon and merlot, sauvignon blanc and semillon, and from the southern Rhône, grenache with syrah and mourvèdre (GSM). 175 more words