In October 2014 I was fortunate enough to have the chance to head down to the Languedoc region in France. Having interned in Burgundy for half a year, I had been spoilt for choice amongst the finest Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays in the world but I had never before had the chance to travel further down South to the vast vineyards of the Languedoc (NB: the Languedoc region is situated on the Mediterranean coastline). 1,736 more words
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I picked this wine out for two reasons: it was a red and it was from the region I’m interested in. That’s about it.
I liked it overall. 186 more words
Without a doubt, the more important part of my b’ness back in France this summer (having decided prior to arrival) was to seek out two additional domaines to add to my tiny portfolio, bringing the winery count to six. 1,412 more words