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La Jeunesse: New Wines from Southern France & Rhône's Better Half

Quick feed on some fresh young wines from Southern France- the area that sometimes includes Languedoc-Roussillon, the Pyrenees, South West parts of what you may know as the area where Armagnac is made (but not north enough to touch Bordeaux), Provence and Southern Rhone. 374 more words



Lirac 2012, Jean-Paul Daumen ($29.45, 11873211)
Grenache (60%), Syrah (30%), Mourvèdre (5%), Cinsault (5%) from purchased grapes grown according to Daumen’s specifications (as of 2010, the vineyards were converting to organic farming). 171 more words

Tasting Notes

Bartholomé Tecia, student and sodomite

Waiting for a bus home a few days ago, I was reminded yet again how history surrounds us, and that we simply have to open our eyes to it. 686 more words


Tasting Top End Guigal

Two days ago we tasted some of the top wines of the celebrated Rhone producer Guigal with brand ambassador Brett Critenden in Harrogate.

Eight wines were tasted: 566 more words


Les Lauribert La Cuvee de Lisa

Rosé had a big part of getting the ball rolling when it comes to my love of wine. I had always been a red wine fan for about 90% year. 275 more words

Drinking & Thinking

Rabbit & Rhône #WinePW

Spring in the Southern Rhône
Our Wine Pairing Weekend group (#WinePW on twitter) is celebrating spring by creating and sharing wine pairing recipes featuring wines from the Southern Rhône. 1,114 more words

WinePW: Wine Pairing Weekend

Vegas Vino: Drinking Wine in Sin City

People travel to Vegas to gamble, see a show, eat amazing food, and indulge.  They don’t go to Vegas to drink wine. I didn’t see one cool, modern, well-stocked wine bar, yet Vegas has twice as many Master Sommeliers as New York City. 598 more words