Tuesday, Sep 26th 2017|
Northern Rhone Wines That Will Make You Happy I’ve noted to students in my wine tasting courses, many wine regions have produced finer wines over recent years; thus, transforming what is available on the market. That particularly holds true in France. Quality conscious producers are making better wines in many regions. This allows ...
Tuesday, Jul 11th 2017|
Provence Food and Wine: The Best Combinations How do you start matching Provence food and wine? What are the key flavors? Provence has many regional dishes, not just salade nicoise! Here is a guide to the best combinations of Provence food and wine. Beef Stews (Daube) These rich, melt-in-your-mouth meat stews, found throughout ...
Saturday, Jun 10th 2017|
Provence Rosé Wine and Goat Cheese: A Match Made in Heaven Imagine the summer sun, a picnic with some Provence rosé wine and goat cheese, with fresh bread, tomatoes, olive oil and olives. This is the epitomy of the simplicity and the joie de vivre of Provence life. And it is even better if accompanied with a glass […]
Saturday, Feb 11th 2017|
The Best French Wine and Comfort Food Pairings With Menus Most of us have favorite recipes we gravitate to during the chilly months of winter. Here are three examples of recipes for wine and comfort food pairings for cold weather dining. Remember, just because the dinner is modest, doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy a […]
Wednesday, Dec 28th 2016|
Pascale Bernasse, President of French Wine Explorers, named Top Travel Specialist for wine tours in France by Condé Nast Traveler magazine for the fifth year in a row. Pascale Bernasse, President of French Wine Explorers, is honored with an enviable spot on the 2016 Condé Nast Top Travel Specialists List. This annual list recognizes ...