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Hannibal crossing the Rh么ne

Everybody knows that Hannibal fought the Romans by crossing the Alps with elephants. But I had never heard this amazing story about how hard it was for Hannibal to even… 559 more words


Guigal La Turque 1989

What can we say about La Turque – this wine has some age and is still ticking strong.

(96 Points)


A Night at the Movies

馃嚝馃嚪 Cellier Des Dauphins, Ch芒teauneuf-du-Pape Blason des Papes 2011
9/10 – Fabulous

I have been disappointed by so many cheaper wines from Ch芒teauneuf-du-Pape over the years that now I dare not buy one unless it is over twenty pounds. 94 more words


The Wines of Vino con Vista Provence: Chateauneuf-du-Pape in Vaucluse France

Located along the Southern Rhone Valley, some of the appellations in Provence include:

Muscat de Beaumes-de Venise, Tavel, Gigondas聽and Chateauneuf-du-Pape (new castle of the Pope) on the east bank north of… 687 more words

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Jean-Louis Chave C么tes-du-Rh么ne Mon Coeur, 2015

Rhone Valley, France | Syrah, Grenache

Rhone winemaking royalty, Chave family growing vines on Hermitage hill since 1481, Gerard took over from father in 1970, megastar status, passed onto JL, own 9 of 18 vineyards on hill of Hermitage, low yields, late harvests, minimal intervention, no filtration… 41 more words

Jelly Beans

馃嚝馃嚪 La Chasse, C么tes du Rh么ne Reserve 2015
8/10 – Nothing Wrong with That

Smooth and sweet like a raspberry jelly bean. Smells of a fruit stall on a wet Saturday morning. 25 more words