The official celebration is Friday, May 26 but with wine this good, why wouldn't you celebrate #LanguedocDay every day? If you're like me … [Read more...]
The Best French Wine Under $20 - The Reverse Wine Snob Picks!
If you asked people to list what comes to mind when they think of the country of France, French wine would, without a doubt, be near the top of the list. But there is so much wine that comes from this place (and some of it is so incredibly expensive) that it can be dizzyingly complex to navigate your way around vino 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" or "Domaine" and have rather similar, old-fashioned looking labels!
In this section, I offer a number of recommendations of my favorite, inexpensive French wines, all offering tremendous quality. Let's get started on a lifelong journey of exploring French wine!
Read on for our list of The Best French Wines Under $20!
The fresh, dry and delicious Chateau de Lascaux Rosé. 40% Cinsault, 30% Syrah and 30% Grenache from Languedoc, France. Made from organic … [Read more...]
The Domaine de Cantagrils Picpoul de Pinet, a refreshing example of the signature white variety of the Languedoc. Picpoul from Languedoc, … [Read more...]
The Chateau Tour Boisee Marielle et Frederique, our first featured wine in this year's lead up to #LanguedocDay! 40% Grenache, 40% Syrah … [Read more...]
The enjoyable and refreshing Mode de Vie Sommelier's White Blend. 70% Grenache Blanc and 30% Roussanne from Languedoc, France. … [Read more...]
Bubbly makes everything better, especially if it's the Lucien Albrecht Crémant d'Alsace Brut Rosé. 100% Pinot Noir Rosé from Alsace, … [Read more...]