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Ward & associés tasting (8/9)

IGP Côtes Catalanes 2015, Mon P’tit Pithon, Olivier Pithon ($46.55/1500 ml, private import, 6 bottles/case)
According to David Ward, the cuvée’s name is indeed a play on Monty Python. 133 more words

Tasting Notes

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Grand Hôtel Du Midi - Montpellier - France

Nature's role in winemaking takes on added significance

2016 may go down as the year Nature caught up with the wine business.

Fires, freezes and bouts of hail were among the changes brought to the world’s wine industry and the people who work there. 480 more words


We were told about the vinous delights to be found at Domaine La Croix Chaptal in the heart of France’s Languedoc wine region, but nobody prepared us for the charms of Montpellier. 1,720 more words


Crémant de Limoux

Founded toward the end of the 8th century, the Benedictine Abbaye de Saint-Hilaire still holds a starring role in the wine-making annals and lore of… 669 more words

Sparkling Wine

"Discovering the Region"

Somebody finally kept true to their word to “show me the region” from about two months ago. We got blown over by the wind hiking  21 more words


I Kvelled

The other day, I had lunch with a former co-worker and it was a pleasure. Years ago, in that industry, the common vernacular that one heard was Mamma Loshen or Yiddish, and today Yiddish is heard quite a bit and has become part of the speech pattern of most, without them realizing where the word came from. 418 more words