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Smooth Saliva Producing Wines

ShareChâteau D’anglés Grand Vin 2007, Ac Languedoc La Clape, France $19.95 (286492) La Clape c’est très bon.  Like Sade dining on some steak au poivre.  It’s sweet and sophisticated and has a creamy mouthful with a peppery finish.  Pair this Smooth Operator … Continue reading

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2 Great Red Wines From Bargain Regions

ShareCave De Roquebrun La Grange Des Combes Saint Chinian Roquebrun 2009, Ac Languedoc Roussillon (Midi), France, $16.95 (155804) Great Frenchie.  Kyrie Eleison, this wine reminds me of grade 8.  It smells like a blended up mash of berries and dried herbs … Continue reading

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Southern France Hotties

ShareIt’s hot, so I’m recommending some hot climate Frenchies from good value regions. Chàteau De Nages Jt Costiéres De Nîmes 2007, Rhone France $20.95 (736876) This wine is named after the winemakers great grandfathers initials, JT. It smells like bacon and espresso … Continue reading

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Wines with Good Stories

ShareAs I sit in my backyard enjoying a glass of Pinot I’m struggling to find humor in this weeks wine descriptions.  Partially because I added part of my finger tip to Friday nights mushroom sauce (sharp Global knifes) and partially … Continue reading

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Southern French and Chianti

Share2 wines that stood out from the LCBO release this week. Beauty French Red from Southern Rhone Montirius Garrigues Vacqueyras 2009 $23.95 (108779) Smells like coffee and tastes like licorice. Grab a doughnut and you’re set. Its got a great … Continue reading

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