I’ll take your Bandol and this

Personal Wine Buyer just wrote about a pair of rosés. The Domaine Tempier is my all-time favorite, but it’s not inexpensive for a rose. Although I’m still working through a backlog of wine and food reviews that nobody is apparently going to write for me, life goes one.  So, some of the older favorites are…

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j’avais soif

Well, happy new year, everyone. It’s been crazy here and there have been a lot of excellent value wines since I last posted. I am in love. Yes, I am in love with my wife. And I love my dog (although perhaps in a different way). I love food. I love tasty wine…especially when it’s…

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Sparkle Eye Technique

Many of you may not know that G & I are compelled to drink champagne (or a champagne-like sparkly wine) every month on a certain day. It’s a health thing. We do it for the children. Really. Anyway, as our dollar goes lower and lower in value (hooray, US exports are rising / boo! it’s…

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What is in the box?

It’s like an early Xmas! My friend Tom over at Personal Wine Buyer has written over the past couple months a slew of reviews of wine he had picked up through a summer sampler box from Kermit Lynch. So, when they announced a winter or fall or November pack, I called right away. Average bottle…

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