News » January 2009


On the Ninth Day of Christmas…

…my true love gave to me nine bottle of Chateauneuf du Pape Clos des Papes Blanc 2004. The default setting for Chateauneuf is red – rich, ripe, the ruler of the Southern Rhone.

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On the Eighth Day Of Christmas…

…my true love sent to me eight Bloody Marys. I have never been a great one for New Year’s Eve

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Burgundy 2008

In the words of Johnny Goedhuis, 2008 was a “miracle vintage” in Burgundy. For the ten days we were there, we tasted wonderful wines that were juicy, fresh, balanced and minerally pure.

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