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Bordeaux Day 1 Part 2  Chateau Ducru-Beaucaillou  Saint-Julien & Pauillac  Latour, Ducru-Beaucaillou, Pontet Canet  The grand Chateau Ducru-Beaucaillou      Chateau Ducru-Beaucaillou is situated... (more...)

Pauillac & Saint-Julien  Latour, Ducru Beacaillou, Pontet Canet  Part 1 Chateau Latour  The famed tower at Chateau Latour Bordeaux Day 1, Evening       La Brasserie de Bordelaise   ... (more...)

France – Part 3  Chateauneuf-du-Pape  Domaine du Pegau Domaine de la Janasse Chateau Mont Redon  Clos des Brusquieres Grenache vines surrounded by galets in CdP Day 4 was an exciting trip north of Les Baux to the... (more...)

Part 2 – France Provence: Cassis & Bandol, Southern Provence Cassis Our first trip out of the Les Baux region was to see more of Provence, specifically the Southern parts in the seaside town of Cassis and Bandol. In Cassis we wanted... (more...)

Part 1:                                     PROVENCE  The Wine and Food of Les Baux de Provence       Les Beaux de Provence... (more...)

Back In The USA! Hi Everyone, I am back from France but off to the west coast for a long weekend.  We will be getting some time in Napa surprisingly for an award my wife earned with her employer! I have a lot of exciting blogs coming from our trips... (more...)

2004 de Trafford Cabernet SauvignonStellenbosch, South AfricaHello everyone!  Sorry its been a while, half slacking, half busy.  Here we have my second video blog to date.  Work has been winding down, but still quite busy and very tiring,... (more...)

FIRST VIDEO BLOG! I will let the video do the talking! Cheers and thanks to all of you for helping me get to this point! Paul Hobbs Pinot Noir Cuvee Agustina 2002 Hyde Vineyard Of course I would have wanted... (more...)

2009 Bordeaux Barrel Sample, ala En Primeur This week I was lucky enough to receive a generous donation of a barrel sample from the much heralded 2009 vintage in Bordeaux. If you do not follow wine as closely as me, and there is a good chance that... (more...)

2004 Top Flight Bordeaux Blind  (sort of)      Some time ago I attended a tasting of 2004 vintage Bordeaux wines.  At first it happened to be full according to the web posting. I called anyway to see what level of wines would... (more...)

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