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d'Arenberg The Hermit Crab Viognier Marsanne 2016

d’Arry always deliver bang for buck with their “original” series. This label sees 2 of the staple “Rhone” white varieties blended together with a parcel of the Viognier aged for 8 months in French and American oak for extra oomph. 96 more words

Tasting Notes

Meridional v. septentrional

IGP des Bouches-du-Rhône 2015, Gueule de Loup, Château de Roquefort ($25.35, private import, 6 bottles/case)
A blend of organically farmed Grenache (normally around 80%), … 332 more words

Tasting Notes

Les bras (alpins) du Rhône


16 juillet 2017, Chanaz (Savoie, France). La Camargue n’est pas la seule partie du Rhône qui donne lieu à de multiples “bras”. La plaine de Chautagne, à la limite entre la Savoie et le département de l’Ain est un autre exemple de paysage de ce genre, avec un assemblage de rivières, ruisseaux, et canaux, dans cette zone qui relie le grand fleuve alpin et le lac du Bourget.

Géographie

Price vs brand: getting brand for your buck

Following on from our recent blog on the relationship between price and quality for seven leading wine regions, today we turn our attention to the role that brand strength plays on price for those same regions. 195 more words

Analysis

Blanc et Demilly (I)

Ce projet est né pendant mon année à Lumière Lyon 2. Voulant explorer le monde de la photographie sur un niveau plus profond, j’ai fait la décision de suivre un cours en master. 424 more words

Portfolio: Photography

La Cardinale, Le Pouzin

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The Hotel

La Cardinale is a very charming, small and peaceful hotel with a rustic homely feel.   Despite being only ten minutes from the A7, the Autoroute du Soleil, it was totally quiet and tranquil. 312 more words

FRANCE

Price vs quality: getting more for your money

In today’s blog, we’ve taken a look at the relationship between price and quality for seven leading wine regions. The chart below compares the regions’ average three-month market prices to their Quality scores, with the data calculated from each region’s 50 best-scoring wines (in terms of overall Wine Lister score). 166 more words

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