Another consistently good Trader Joe's Top Pick, the Pontificis GSM. 40% Grenache, 33% Syrah and 27% Mourvedre from Languedoc-Roussillon, … [Read more...]
The Best French Wine Under $20
If you asked people to list what comes to mind when they think of France, wine would, without a doubt, be near the top of the list. But there is so much wine that comes from France (and some of it is so expensive) that it can be dizzingly complex to navigate your way around wine from this country.
With 15+ major wine regions in France, each with their own unique set of rules it’s no wonder consumers find French wine so confusing. It also doesn't help that most French wines begin with the word “Château” and have rather similar looking labels! In this section, I have a number of recommendations of inexpensive wines offering tremendous quality to get you started on a lifelong journey of exploring French wine.
Read on for our list of The Best French Wine Under $20!
The smooth, balanced and subtly complex Chateau Mayne Guyon from Trader Joe's. 80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Sauvignon from Blaye Cotes de … [Read more...]
The Campuget 1753 Syrah, a favorite variety from a favorite place, the Rhone Valley. 100% Syrah from Costieres de Nimes, Rhone Valley, … [Read more...]
Grab some friends and some great wine and celebrate #LanguedocDay! Our favorite wine related day is back on Friday, May 27! Isn't time you … [Read more...]
California doesn't make sub-$10 red blends like the Castelmaure Col des Vents Corbieres. 50% Carignan, 35% Grenache and 15% Syrah from … [Read more...]
Get to know this little-known variety from the Languedoc with the Les Costieres de Pomerols Picpoul de Pinet. 100% Picpoul from Languedoc, … [Read more...]