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Featured Wine: Côtes du Rhône 2005

DOMAINE PAUL AUTARD CÔTES DU RHÔNE 2005 RED, $14 E. GUIGAL CÔTES DU RHÔNE 2005 RED, $12 Glance back through my featured wine reviews and you’ll know that I’m a...
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European Report #4: Wine and Dine

The UK continues to disprove its former international reputation for the worst food in the world. Or, to put it this way, good places to eat are no longer so...
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Of Mad Englishmen: Windham Vineyard and Winery

In the northern Catskills, a few miles up from Hunter Mountain, there lives a 40-ish Englishman whose love of wine borders on obsession… And a few weeks ago, I went...
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Featured Wine Grape: Italian Arneis

CRISTINA ASCHERI ARNEIS, LANGHE, ITALY 2004 $15 So disappointed was I by the Colli Perugini I bought for my Forza Azzurri World Cup Final post that I almost immediately picked...
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The Wine World Cup Final: Allez Les Bleus

In preparation for the Wine World Cup Final, and in honor of my own Francophile tastes in grapes, here are a few snap reviews of some bottles that have recently...
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The Wine World Cup Final: It Should be a Grape Game

It’s occurred to me rather late in the day that a committed wine-drinking footballing blogger could have had a field day (pun fully intended) predicting this World Cup. Look at...
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Southern Rhône Round-Up

A SOUTHERN RHÔNE ROUND-UP BY VINTAGE AND VILLAGE, A JOURNEY THROUGH A STEADILY DEPLETING CELLAR DOMAINE DE LA MAVETTE GIGONDAS 1995, DOMAINE LES GOUBERTS GIGONDAS 1997 Though it’s a popular...
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The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: A month’s worth of wine

SAINTSBURY 2004 ‘GARNET’ CARNEROS PINOT NOIR, CALIFORNIA, USA I was a little down on the 2003 vintage of this wine when tasting it at the Total Wine Bar in Brooklyn...
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