Explore Lesser Known Bourgogne at Domaine Chevrot & Fils

Explore a Lesser Known Village with Domaine Chevrot & Fils It’s difficult to think of any part of Bourgogne (Burgundy) as anything other than famous, and expensive. However, there are lesser known villages which offer beautiful wines at more reasonable prices. On my recent trip to Beaune, I made a point to spend time exploring … Continue reading

The Cook’s Atelier: French Cooking Experience in Beaune

Market Day Cooking Class at The Cook’s Atelier When you come to Bourgogne (Burgundy), set aside your Wednesday or Saturday for a day with The Cook’s Atelier. And don’t forget to book it in advance! Marjorie and Kendall are the mother-daughter team behind the shop and cooking school, and they will lead you through a … Continue reading

What’s Your “Be Prepared” Meal?

Boy Scout Motto: “Be Prepared” Long after my time as a boy scout leader, some of the sayings stick with me. “Be Prepared” is the Boy Scout Motto.  It’s no secret, my “be prepared” meal is lamb chops. I love lamb, but Julie is not a fan. So, whenever she is away for dinner, I … Continue reading

A Summer Afternoon at the Grill with Bourgogne Rouge and Oregon Blanc

Grilling Time in Minnesota OK, truth be told, I grill all year. However, June in Minnesota is the time to enjoy sitting out in shorts, “managing” the grill with a favorite beverage. Somehow, it’s not the same when you need a parka, just sayin’. Today we decided to cook one of our favorite roast chicken … Continue reading

Alsace Wines in the American Kitchen #Winophiles #AlsaceRocks

The French Winophiles Dig Into Alsace with #AlsaceRocks This month the French Winophiles are collaborating with the kind folks at Alsace Wines in their summer promotion, Alsace Rocks! If you live in New York City, there are activities all through June.  If not, read our posts, pick up a wine from Alsace and join in! … Continue reading

Alsace Riesling with Pork Country Ribs and Sauce Nénette #Winophiles #AlsaceRocks

The French Winophiles Dig Into Alsace with #AlsaceRocks This month the French Winophiles are collaborating with the kind folks at Alsace Wines in their summer promotion, Alsace Rocks! This post is one in a series of four wine pairing challenges for Alsace wines with American dishes. Pairing #1: Alsace Riesling Loves Pork We visited Alsace … Continue reading

Spring pea pasta with shrimp, paired with Alsace Pinot Blanc

Alsace Pinot Blanc Paired With Pea & Shrimp Penne with Basil #Winophiles #AlsaceRocks

The French Winophiles Dig Into Alsace with #AlsaceRocks This month the French Winophiles are collaborating with the kind folks at Alsace Wines in their summer promotion, Alsace Rocks! This post is one in a series of four wine pairing challenges for Alsace wines with American dishes. Pairing #2 Alsace Pinot Blanc Paired with Shrimp Pasta … Continue reading

Crémant d’Alsace with Steamers #Winophiles #AlsaceRocks

The French Winophiles Dig Into Alsace with #AlsaceRocks This month the French Winophiles are collaborating with the kind folks at Alsace Wines in their summer promotion, Alsace Rocks! This post is one in a series of four wine pairing challenges for Alsace wines with American dishes. Pairing #3 Crémant d’Alsace with Steamers We love Crémant … Continue reading

Alsace Gewurztraminer with Spicy Beef Short Ribs in a Quinoa Bowl #Winophiles #AlsaceRocks

The French Winophiles Dig Into Alsace with #AlsaceRocks This month the French Winophiles are collaborating with the kind folks at Alsace Wines in their summer promotion, Alsace Rocks! This post is one in a series of four wine pairing challenges for Alsace wines with American dishes. Pairing #4 Alsace Gewurztraminer with Savory, Smoky, and Hot … Continue reading

#AlsaceRocks? The French #Winophiles Investigate

It’s June and Alsace Rocks! Our French Winophiles are exploring (virtually) Alsace this month. The region is in the far northeastern corner of France, nearly on the border of Germany. The grapes are grown on the eastern foothills of the ancient Vosges Mountains. With the northern latitude, the grapes are mostly white wine grapes, plus … Continue reading

SIP Wine Blog - Bordeaux

by Nicolle Croft, direct from Bordeaux's Vineyards & winemakers particularly those with soil on their shoes www.sip-wines.com

foodwineclick

When food and wine click!

David Crossley's Wide World of Wine

Wine from around the world

The Demystified Vine

Taking the mystery out of wine exploration!

amarchinthevines

Learning about wine, vines and vignerons whilst living in the Languedoc

CHEAP WINE CURIOUS

Mining the bottom shelves since 2013

Wine Esquire

This is a wine blog. A wine blog written by a lawyer. Because lawyers drink wine.

L'OCCASION

a reason for wine

The Palladian Traveler

Meandering along the cobblestone and travertine to somewhere...

BRAVA WINE COMPANY

Delicious Wine Adventures + Croatia Love

learnitalianwines - by tom hyland

A guide to Italian wines, grapes and producers

CHASING THE VINE

Both Travelogue and Wine Blog, a search for unique wines, people and places across the globe

Orna O'Reilly: Travelling Italy

Blogging about Italy and all things Italian

Wayzata Wine Club

Club news, schedule, & meeting recaps

ROCKIN RED BLOG

A Song in Every Glass

SAHMmelier

Stay at home mom, lover of wine

Living in the Langhe

Life among the hills and vines of Barolo, Italy

Confessions of a Wine Geek

Drinking, learning and having fun

Talk-A-Vino

Wine, food and life