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Back in Stock: Château Gigognan Châteauneuf du Pape Clos du Roi 2012

The red and white Côtes du Rhône from Château Gigognan are back in stock with the new 2013 vintage, as well as the Châteauneuf du Pape Clos du Roi 2012.  470 more words

Tasting Notes

Recent Rhones from North and South

Just a quick post for today but I promise a meatier post tomorrow based on some fun research.  Of the trio of wines in this post I suggest you try both the… 348 more words

Tasting Notes And Wine Reviews

Alsatian dinner: Côtes-du-Rhône, Vieille Prune and Chartreuse

Eating out @ Strasbourg - a delicious dinner, wild boar stew with spätzle, tgether with a Côtes-du-rhône and finished with two characteristic digesives: Vieille Prune  24 more words


A Very Drinkable Number Two... Oh. Wait....

El cheapo vino numero duo… (Gosh, my language skills astound me!)

Next up on the tasting table is another red.  I will sample more whites if and when the Parisienne Spring decides to appear :s  But for now I prefer a nice warming red. 255 more words


Cotes du Rhone, Reserve de Fleur 2013

Cotes du Rhone, Reserve de Fleur 2013

This week we’re delighted to bring you this fabulous new wine, which terrific value for money!

General: Reserve de Fleur is a modern style, unoaked Cotes du Rhone, blended to reflect its origins in the hot southern Rhone Valley and deliver clean, bright fruit prominence, backed up by the structure of delicate tannins and balancing acidity. 208 more words

Wine Of The Month

Blackberry chicken, or: reasons to trust your local sommelier and/or wine shop.

A few weeks ago I stumbled across a fantastic article in which a writer for Vice’s food site invited a French sommelier to test out some wines that are blatantly and shamelessly targeted at women. 722 more words


Wine review: Four little red heads that won't break the bank

Winding down with a cheeky glass (or two, or three) of Red wine on a Friday evening has been one of those little treats that has been a staple of mine for a while now. 525 more words