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The glamour of the gamay

Like the ruby slippers of a young girl who, in the turn of a twister wasn’t in Kansas anymore, the colorful French gamay grape awaits in a bottle of Chateau de Nervers Brouilly and Domaine Des Quatri Vents Fleurie, both villages classified. 310 more words

Wine Reviews

Hopes I Lived in 2016 {Part Two}

I lived some hopes this year, hopes I wrote down because I was determined to look forward to them rather than fear their likelihood of happening. 1,215 more words


Pink & Flowerie

Black as night with pink edges, blowing off clouds of thick roiling violet-infused sugar. A nose so cloggingly heady with a lily storm of floral and wet leather you almost overlook the fruit cake and rum balls lying in decadent sweetness inside. 112 more words


Marc Delienne: a new star in the Fleurie firmament

Marc Delienne quit a job in Paris to pursue his long-standing passion for wine professionally, purchasing the Château de l’Abbeye Saint Laurent d’Arpayé in the village of Fleurie after a stint under the tutelage of Eloi Durbach of the Domaine de Trévallon. 290 more words


Exciting 2015 Beaujolais from Julien Sunier

It is possible that my introduction to the wines of Julien Sunier could not have been better given that they are from the 2015 vintage.  I really like all three of his offerings and strongly suggest you buy them all. 345 more words

Tasting Notes And Wine Reviews

Look for the Helpers: Fleurie Auction Dinner

Look for the helpers. That’s the advice Mr. Rogers received from his mother to deal with scary news stories and then shared with the world. Some have drawn on it after unthinkable catastrophes like 9/11 and the… 702 more words

2014 Château de Raousset Fleurie "Grille-Midi"

Over the course of any given day here at TWH, we have conversations about a great many things. With two musicians on staff and our speakers tirelessly serenading us, music comes up a lot. 642 more words

Peter Zavialoff