Every author feels that she or he is unique. I haven't seen a series of articles quite like mine. I love French wine and food and I am writing a series tasting French wines and foods. I hope you'll join me on this journey. You may even find some bargains, I have. I am adding articles on a regular basis. Be sure to visit my other wine review series.
A Wine Lover's Weekly Review Of $10 Wines - A Gascony, France White Blend
" ...I draw a blank when it comes to pairing wine with turtles... "
A Languedoc, France Viognier (Under $15)
" ...The Viognier grape boasts a fascinating history. It was close to disappearing... "
A 2010 Beaujolais Villages Nouveau (Under $15)
" ...The wine responded with upfront acidity, some plums, and cherries, stewed cherries... "
A Wine Lover's Weekly Review Of $10 Wines - A Rosé Blend From Southern France
" Languedoc-Roussillon is a major wine producing area in southern France, just west of Provence. It was not particularly known for quality wines, but... "
A Bandol Rosé
" Provence. The eyes pop and the mouth waters. Make no mistake about it, Provence is not considered one of France’s fine wine regions. But there are exceptions... "
Another Provence Bandol
" Bandol is arguably the best wine in Provence, one of the few that can hold its own when compared to more prestigious French wine areas. ... "
A Wine Lover's Weekly Review Of $10 Wines - A Heart-Healthy (?) Madiran Under $10
" ...which is used to reduce the ferocity of the tannins without lowering the levels of some chemicals alleged to be good for the heart when wine is consumed in moderation. "
A Bordeaux, France Merlot Under $15
" ...No one knows Merlot better than Christian Moueix, owner of the world famous (and Merlot-based) Château Pétrus. ... "
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