Archive for October 2010

2007 Château Pesquié Côtes du Ventoux Quintessence

Oct 28th, 2010 | By

2007 Château Pesquié Côtes du Ventoux Quintessence – France, Rhône, Southern Rhône, Côtes du Ventoux (10/21/2010) Cocoa, orange peel, kirsch, vanilla and ripe black fruit […]



Filet mignon with wine sauce (recipe)

Oct 26th, 2010 | By

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2009 Château Pesquié Côtes du Ventoux Terrasses

Oct 26th, 2010 | By

2009 Château Pesquié Côtes du Ventoux Terrasses – France, Rhône, Southern Rhône, Côtes du Ventoux (10/20/2010) Red and black berries, violets, sweet spices, kirsch, and […]



2006 Ca’ Viola Langhe Bric du Luv

Oct 21st, 2010 | By

2006 Ca’ Viola Langhe Bric du Luv – Italy, Piedmont, Langhe, Langhe DOC (9/23/2010) Kirsch, violets, exotic spices and earth on the nose. Kirsch, ripe […]



Less wine for Japanese diplomats

Oct 20th, 2010 | By
Less wine for Japanese diplomats

Japanese diplomats will have to thin their wine cellars. The Japanese foreign ministry has started an audit to measure the value of the wine cellars […]



2006 Ca’ Viola Dolcetto d’Alba Vilot

Oct 19th, 2010 | By

2006 Ca’ Viola Dolcetto d’Alba Vilot – Italy, Piedmont, Alba, Dolcetto d’Alba (10/18/2010) Sweet spices, black fruit, cherries, dusty tannins, quite deep, can age a […]



Protests against nuclear dump in Champagne

Oct 19th, 2010 | By
Protests against nuclear dump in Champagne

The association of champagne growers CIVC has gone to court in an effort to close the nuclear dump in Soulaines, 9km away from the champagne […]



Wine cheaper than water in New Zealand

Oct 18th, 2010 | By
Wine cheaper than water in New Zealand

Researchers at the University of Otago in New Zealand claim that wine in their country is cheaper than water. A standard glass of bulk wine […]



Zork comes to Europe

Oct 14th, 2010 | By
Zork comes to Europe

The alternative Australian closure for a bottle of sparkling wine Zork SPK which we reported on back in 2004, is coming to Europe. The British […]



2009 Domaine de Fondreche Côtes du Ventoux Fayard

Oct 7th, 2010 | By

2009 Domaine de Fondreche Côtes du Ventoux Fayard – France, Rhône, Southern Rhône, Côtes du Ventoux (10/5/2010) Blackberries, cherries, kirsch, vanilla and sweet spices in […]