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German Gilabert Cava Brut Reserva: Ring in 2013 with a Sparkling Treat

A Champagne Toast at Midnight to ring in the New Year is a time-honored tradition. German Gilabert Cava Personally, I am a huge fan of Spanish Cava, especially when it is time to celebrate. For this New Year’s Eve, try … Continue reading

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Grower/Producer Champagnes: An Eye Opening “Farmer Fizz” Experience

Grower/Producer Champagnes I recently attended a workshop on Grower/Producer Champagnes. That is, an individual who grows their vines, produces their wines and bottles them. These Champagnes have changed every perception I had of this style of wine. Without a doubt, … Continue reading

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The French Corner with Chris G: The Father and Son of Rhone Syrah

Alain Graillot and Domaine Des Lises are wines from the Crozes Hermitage Appellation in the Northern Rhone of France. These are two of the finest producers of the Crozes Hermitage, and they happen to be father and son. Northern Rhone … Continue reading

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Champagne Toast: Sparkling Wines to Help Ring in the New Year

A Champagne Toast at Midnight to ring in the New Year with is a time-honored tradition. Are you ready for the Midnight Toast? Here’s a handful of our favorite Sparkling Wines to help give you some ideas. Juve y Camps … Continue reading

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