Daily Archives: November 10, 2008

Rhone Rangers Seminar 11/08

The Rhone Rangers hosted a seminar yesterday featuring wines that pay homage to the grapes made famous in France’s Rhone Valley. The seminar was not bound by geography; there were wines from both sides of the Atlantic. The seminar was … Continue reading

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Peyrassol 2006

Peyrassol, Vin de Pays Portes de Mediterranee 2006 The fruit is quite overt with a little touch of enamel and oak. In the mouth this is an easy drink, a bit like a California jug wine. I don’t mean this … Continue reading

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Eugene Carrel Jongieux 2006

Eugene Carrel, Vin de Savoie, Jongieux 2006 Give the wine a moment to blow off the match stick smell and you’ll enjoy the clean and refreshing sense of citrus – a wine of notably high acidity yet not at all … Continue reading

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