Burgundian wine law can be more subtle than theology.– The Concise World Atlas of Wine
French AOCs confuse me: ‘There is a real distinction between Puligny-Montrachet and Mersault even though the vineyards of the one flow without a break into the other… The hamlet of Blagny is in both, and boasts a typically complicated appellation: Premier Cru in Mersault, Blagny Premier Cru in Puligny-Montrachet, and AC Blagny when (which is rare) the wine is red.’ (The Concise...
My palate is changing.
Melissa McCarthy should join my wine program. She’d kill it during our blind tastings.
‘…You could say that thinking plays an integral part in drinking....– Pete Wells, Does Wine Taste Better with Food?
Bending Branch Winery in Edible Austin!
Check out this great article in Edible Austin on Bending Branch Winery, where I worked in Hill Country Texas before coming to wine school.