Category Archives: Red

Saturday, November 29 lunch @ Mas de Gourgonnier                                                     

We expats and europeans have to celebrate thanksgiving as we can…. Overcast day with a few droplets of rain. The very last leaves on the grenache vines flaming yellow and orange. A good and productive tasting of almost everything in … Continue reading

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Mistral lunch in Gigondas

The village of Gigondas is located at the foot of the impressive Dentelles de Montmirail. We were warm in the car when we drove to the center of town and saw that the terrace of l’Oustalet was open. Beautiful May … Continue reading

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Anne Gros Minervois Video

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Did I mention the 2009 beaujolais?

I’ve been tasting a lot of 2009 Beaujolais recently, everything from Crus like Régnié, Brouilly and Morgon to plain Beaujolais.  Some are just bottled or just before bottling. Everytime I stick my nose in a glass of the stuff, I … Continue reading

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