Chapoutier: King of the Rhône

“Fac et Spera” – “Do and Hope” ∼ Chapoutier Family Motto I will never forget my first trip down the Rhône Valley.  Traveling from Lyon we made our first turn into Côte-Rôtie and glaring in full … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Romance with French Wines

On Valentine's Day romance, love, flowers, chocolate and wine come to mind. The French are known for romance and love.  So on this Valentine's Day take a tour with your sweetheart through four wines … [Read more...]

Staying Warm the French Way – Cassoulet and Wine

Oh baby it is cold outside.  This season the northeast has experienced  bitter cold weather and it appears that these bone chilling temperatures are here to stay.  A remedy to beat the winter blues is … [Read more...]