Tag: french wine

Culture, Local Love, Travel, VT, Week In A Glass, Wine

“I’m going where there ain’t no fear/I’m going where the spirit is near…”

At some point, sun and wine and welcome had me feeling philosophical so I looked to my Norwegian compatriot and said, “This. This is terroir.” By forgetting everything except the vines, wines, people and moment I was in – by opening my heart as I tasted – I truly understood the sense of place that is vital to making quality wine.

2016 Comte de Langeron Beaujolais Villages
Week In A Glass, Wine, WSET

Tasting Notes From 17 November, 2017

Tasting notes for a 100% Gamay from Beaujolais using the WSET 2 systematic Approach to Tasting.

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Beer, Week In A Glass, Wine

August 14 – August 20: Week In A Glass

This weekend I didn’t just try FIVE new beers. I also did a comparative tasting of two 2015 wines.