Trevini Sangiovese Rubicone

By | February 18th, 2017|Categories: Italy, Wine|

Emilia Romagna | Italy Fire up some pasta with red sauce, pop in a Perry Como or Louis Prima 8-Track and  this little gem of a wine will take you right back to your [...]

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2016 Domaine Lafage Miraflors Rosé

By | February 14th, 2017|Categories: Rosé, Wine|

Rosé season is finally here! Well, at least it seems like it with the temperatures soaring into the upper 60's and perhaps cresting 70 again during February... This tastes as good as it looks [...]

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2015 Domaine Palon Vacqueyras – A gem from the South of France

By | November 10th, 2016|Categories: France, Rhone, Wine|

The 2015 Domaine Palon Vacqueyras is an perfect example of how you can occasionally buy Chateauneuf du Pape quality for around half the price.  We loved the 2014 but the 2015 is even more of a powerhouse of [...]

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Château Cornut “Tradition” 2014 Costières de Nîmes , France

By | April 23rd, 2016|Categories: France, Red, Wine|

Château Cornut "Tradition" 2014 Costières de Nîmes , France This charming cuvée from Château Cornut offers juicy plum and cherry flavors spiced with juicy roasted herbs and pepper. It is distinguished by its polished, [...]

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Marie André Bourgogne Chardonnay 2014

By | March 19th, 2016|Categories: Wine|Tags: , |

Marie André Bourgogne Chardonnay 2014 Côte-d'Or, France This terrific Bourgogne Blanc from Marie-André is sourced from Chardonnay in vineyards both in the Côte d’Or and in the Mâconnaise. Selected plots from the Côte d’Or [...]

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Domaine La Sabatière Superb CDR Value

By | February 20th, 2016|Categories: Featured, France, Red, Wine|

Domaine La Sabatière 2013 Rhône Valley, France This wonderful every day Rhône red is sourced from a cooperative with 150 members. They are more of a guild in that some of the families make [...]

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