Category Archives: gamay

2010 Thivin Cote de Brouilly

Who doesn’t like Beaujolais? Dummies, that’s who. This is, for my money and taste buds, the best place to look for interesting, fairly priced bottles that you could drink year round. If I could snap my fingers and make half … Continue reading

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2011 Duboeuf Jean Descombes Morgon

People besmirch Duboeuf wine because he’s the nouveau king or whatever, but his Cru labeled wines are frequently great bargains. This Morgon, from the light and fresh 2011 vintage, is … light and fresh but exceptionally good. It’s not something … Continue reading

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NV Patrick Bottex Vin du Bugey-Cerdon La Cueille

How excited was I to open this wine? I selected it as the “Champagne” to pop upon the birth of our child. Compared to the kid’s birth, it was a bit of a letdown, but still a very nice bottle. … Continue reading

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