Archive for the ‘Traveling in France’ category

It was magic-drove straight from Chateauneuf to Coillure on the French coast near the Spanish border and from here worked my way through the Roussillon and Languedoc vineyards.  This area of the world is so wonderful….old castles and chateaus …so much history and vineyards that have been here for centuries and handed down through the [...]

On the road again

May 31st, 2010

Left Paris, an amazing city, they have more visitors than anywhere else in the world!
Burgundy is one of the most beautiful parts of France – rollings green hills and vineyards with old stone villages nestling amongst the trees.  Here they have Chardonnay and Pinot Noir and I caught up with Michel Briday in Rully and [...]

In Paris at last

May 22nd, 2010

The London Wine Fair was an amazing experience – I met Kevin inside the doors and we quickly went to work to find the wines we wanted.  On the first day we tasted approx 100 wines, yes I found some interesting ones: but the next day we found some delicious Cote du Rhone and other [...]

Found this delicious wine at this show last year :o )