The New Year

The new year hasn’t started until the wine fairs do…

Les Vin du Mes Amis

A small recap of the highlights of the 2017 edition of Les Vin de Mes Amis in Montpellier.

A Week Touring France

I’m sitting in a wine bar in Angers which I suspect is named Le Cercle Rouge, drinking a glass of Effusion by Patrick Badouin and contemplating the days that have passed. The problem with writing about wine is that every time you’re in the midst of it, within the flux of people, places, exchanges and … Continue reading A Week Touring France

A Wine Day in Languedoc

My first day in Montpellier has come to a close. Or at least it will shortly, for I feel a deep and dreamless sleep coming over me after 10 hours straight of tasting wines at three different wine fairs.