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Bordeaux Timelessness in a Glass

Chateau Loudenne, once seen, is unforgettable. Years ago I visited this pink-washed palace on the shores of the Gironde River. The wine has always...

Henriot Brut Souverain: A Commanding Wine

I usually wait until the holidays to recommend Champagne. But as Fats Waller used to sing: “Everyday’s a holiday since the day that I...

Lightning in a Bottle

Those who know me well are aware that I have a “soft” spot for Chenin Blanc. And maybe that word is the key. There’s...

Still Summer Lovin’? Try This Wine!

In the South, we know that summer-like weather usually persists through October. Therefore all manner of seafood, fresh from the coast, is always a...

The Meat Lovers’ Choice

Some of you may be familiar with “Bistecca Fiorentina,” Italy’s version of Kobe beef. Both these items have one thing in common: Neither country...

Old-School Oakville Cab

“What’s new?“ seems to be the talisman for all California wineries; blink, and you’ll miss the latest showstopper estate – with a price to...

Where to Find Durham’s Next-Level Nonalcoholic Beverages

Variety and creativity expressed on a restaurant’s drink menu is important, and for those who don’t (or can’t) drink alcohol, this shouldn’t be limited...

A Sparkling Perennial Pleaser

What better wine thought after Labor Day than a hard-working, domestic sparkler, this one a California bubbly of class and color? The big news...

Try this Unique, Italian Hillside White!

Located in Collio, a province of Italy north of Venice and bordering Slovenia, the quality of Villa Russiz white wines goes from strength to...

Merlot from Greece? Eureka!

Many of you are familiar with the term “Super Tuscan”: Italian wines that include Bordeaux-origin grapes such as Cabernet Sauvignon or Merlot. Well, the...

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