Tag Archives: rhone

Cotes-du-Rhone Showdown

In the search for a perfect value red to serve at my sister’s wedding next spring, we’ve started to pick up some bottles to taste. Since we visit the Rhône region often, I think it appropriate that she include a wine from the area. So off I went to find a great … More

Tags: rhone
Categories: What We're Drinking, Wine Recommendations
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Roads of the Rhone

The Rhone Valley is one of my favorite wine growing regions in the world. Perhaps part of this reason is because I have the privilege of visiting the area almost every summer. Not only are there delicious warm summers with fields of wild lavender and rosemary wafting to your nose, … More

Tags: grenache, rhone, syrah
Categories: Wine Education
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Year in Review – Top Appellations of 2009 Part 1: Cotes-du-Rhone

We love to watch the trends of our buyers at Wine.com. Though they don’t always represent what is going on through the country, it is kind of cool to see what’s going on with our customers and why they are buying what they are buying. This week I’m going over … More

Tags: france, rhone, wine.com
Categories: Wine Education
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Rhônes that Rock

It’s Rhone month! For a few reasons – first, November is Rhône month for our wine clubs and we’ve been tasting some of the delicious wines going out in the Wine.com club shipments and I promise, if you are a wine club member, you will be pleased. Second, it’s the … More

Tags: france, rhone
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