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Ogier Clos de L’Oratoire Chateauneuf du Pape, Southern Rhone, France.

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Grapes 80% Grenache, 10% Syrah, 5% Mourvedre, and 5% Cinsault   Facts It’s been a little-while since I last had/reviewed a bottle of CdP (what the cool kids call it…or at least…what I call it). Chateauneuf-du-Pape isn’t for everyone – … Continue reading

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Domaine Juliette Avril, Cotes du Ventoux, France.

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Grapes Grenache, Syrah, Carignan   Facts If you’re looking to slowly step into France, but aren’t sure where to start, wines from Ventoux might be right up your alley! I speak to a great number of people who tell me … Continue reading

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Wine for the Blind.

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M. Chapoutier Wine Name Stolen by Chinese Clothing Manufacturer.

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Michel Chapoutier of Maison Chapoutier has vowed to fight Chinese forgers who have launched a brand of clothing using his name. This isn’t the first time Chapoutier has fallen victim to counterfeiters. His wine has been faked before, but this … Continue reading

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Cercius, Cotes du Rhone, France.

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Grapes 85% Grenache, 15% Syrah   Facts You’ve probably read countless times that “…you should never choose a wine based on the label!” Well, I call BS on that! If anything, France needs to step-up their wine label game (as … Continue reading

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Domaine La Barroche Chateauneuf-du-Pape Paired with Pale Ale Beef Stew.

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This isn’t exactly seasonally-inspired cuisine (since this is very much a winter-esque dish), but I’m not running a restaurant here, so get over it! :) Seriously though, a great amount of thought goes into these pairings (and indeed everything I … Continue reading

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