Category Archives: France

Triennes Rosé
France
May 27, 2018

Triennes Rosé

My obsession with Triennes Rosé  began last summer on a rooftop bar in Jersey City called The Iron Monkey.  It was a gorgeous summer afternoon and we were hanging out enjoying the weather and their amazing chicken wings.  For the record my family and I Read More >>

Wines of France Tasting 1-8-11
France
January 9, 2011

Wines of France Tasting 1-8-11

Court Street Restaurant in Hoboken, NJ has wine tastings in it’s dining room at least two times per month from fall to spring.  Over the past several years this has become my absolute favorite thing to do on a Saturday afternoon.  Ten wines are presented Read More >>

France
July 18, 2010

City Winery

This summer I had the opportunity to attend two wine and cheese pairing classes at City Winery in NYC.  Located at 155 Varick Street, City Winery is the first fully functioning winery in Manhattan and was founded by Michael Dorf.  His vision was to create Read More >>

Chateau Pailhas Bordeaux
France
April 17, 2010

Chateau Pailhas Bordeaux

Lately I have been trying to learn more about French wines and the regions that produce them.  When most people think of Bordeaux wines they have a tendency to assume that they are very expensive.  While these wines do sell at auctions for big bucks Read More >>

Paul Jaboulet Parallele 45 Cote du Rhone
France
April 5, 2010

Paul Jaboulet Parallele 45 Cote du Rhone

On a recent trip to my local discount wine emporium I found a very good Cote du Rhone that may rival the Perrin & Fils that is currently listed in my favorites box.  Seeing that the price was right and knowing I have had great Read More >>

France
November 19, 2009

Viva la France-Cote du Rhone

Since I gravitate towards all things French, it is no surprise that I also love French wines.  At many of my local wine shops there are plenty of inexpensive Cote du Rhone offerings.  By far my immediate favorite is Perrin & Fils Cote du Rhone Read More >>