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Tantalus, Rosé, BC VQA, Okanagan Valley, Canada, 2014, 13.1% abv, C$19

Well, I have finally found a truly tasty one.  It has taken some time, but patience has proved to be a virtue.  The Tantalus 2014 Rosé is delicious.  170 more words


The Beauty of Champagne Grape Variety

One of the beauties of Champagne is the remarkable diversity of grape styles. Each style and type of Champagne is designed to produce the various preferences in taste and palate. 357 more words


How to Select Your First Bottle of Champagne

Champagne refers to the sparkling wine produced from the Champagne region of France while other sparkling wines from all over the world can only name as Cava (Spain),Spumante (Italy), Sekt (German & Austria) etc. 354 more words


The Friday Fizz: Jean-Pierre MARNIQUET Prestige, Champagne, 1995

The Person:
Jean Pierre Marniquet – Owner, Farmer, Winemaker

The Place:
The Marniquet estate vineyards and cellar near Venteuil in the Valle de la Marne in Champagne. 196 more words

Bear Dalton

By George!

If you live outside the UK you might not know that the 23rd of April is St George’s Day, Georgie boy being the “patron saint” of England.   480 more words


House of Gosset

As the world’s oldest Wine House located in Champagne, it makes sense that it is the first one featured. In 1584 Gosset started out as a red wine producer until the discovery and production of Champagne in the 18th century, redirected this small prestigious house. 69 more words


Wine From Vines: Planting my First Vineyard

So it begins. After years of making wine from bought grapes, finally, finally, I could plant my own vines. It only took buying a home with a quarter acre…minor details… 70 more words