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Domaine Charvin, Southern Rhone

Laurent Charvin could not differ more than his peers, who often vinify separate parcels into barrel and create multiple cuvees; which are then priced based on rarity. 277 more words


Wine Wanderlust: Côtes du Rhône, France

Oh to be in France! If you can’t be there, you might as well fill your glass with the beauty that is French wine. Find your bottle here.

A pair of young Rhones

The 2015 Domaine La Garrigue, Cuvee Romaine, Cote du Rhone is the latest iteration of a wine I commonly open up at home.  The 2015 vintage reminds me, in part, of the 2009 vintage, in which there was no Mourvedre.   232 more words

Tasting Notes And Wine Reviews

Christmas, Provence, France

Took me ages to post about Christmas!

Because, lot of food, drinks, and food again. And especially, when it is gone, it is pretty hard to think about eating and drinking again. 611 more words


2014 M. Chapoutier Côtes-du-Rhône Belleruche

What it says on the back of the bottle:

M. Chapoutier

My reference

A permanent objective to work on differences in tastes, to bring out the specific tastes provided by each local terroir and wine.   264 more words

By Age

Tasting Vignoble Jean-Luc Jamet Cotes-du-Rhone Hautes Vignes 2014...

Jamet is a name synonymous with Cote Rotie. Many Rhone collectors and connoisseurs have treasured bottles from the brothers Jean-Luc and Jean-Paul Jamet in their cellars. 301 more words

Day 25 - Brigitte Fontaine - La bûche de Noël

Language – French

Translation – Yule log

Cooking ‘instructions’ on how to make a chocolate Yule log with French musical superstar Brigitte Fontaine.  That lady has style!