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Avignon: Taste the New Vintage of 2013 at Millévin, a Wine Fair of Côtes du Rhône Vins Primeurs on Thursday, November 21

Be the first to taste the 2013 vintage of Côtes du Rhône at Millévin, a wine fair which will animate Avignon on Thursday, November 21, where winemakers and négociants will offer their Vins Primeurs, and other vintages. Primeur is a … Continue reading

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Southern Rhone Wines: The 7 Aftereffects of Robert Parker Selling the Wine Advocate to Asians and Moving Hqr. to Singapore.

C’est possible que le prochain “Robert Parker” soit Chinois? Chinese language websites are the ‘tendance’ for the leading estates in Chateauneuf du Pape, and the Chateau la Nerthe (pictured above) is no exception. Last May, the Harbour Grill restaurant in … Continue reading

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THE TOTALLY AWESOME NIGHTLY POUR OF THE SEASON: WINE TASTINGS IN AVIGNON OF COTES DU RHONE AT MAISON DES VINS JULY 8 – JULY 28

Just the amazing facts wine lovers: for four hours nearly every evening in July you can satiate your palate with a variety of quality Côtes du Rhône wines while quieting your appetite with some eerily delicious charcuterie and cheeses, all … Continue reading

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Trending Wine Closures: Diam and Stelvin Screw Caps. Will Southern Rhone Vintners Heed Emerging Consumer Preference?

With great anticipation, you uncork a bottle, and at first whiff the wine gives off a musty and moldy scent, or at first sip it displays a foul fusty taste. You may attribute this odd taste of rotten wood or … Continue reading

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COTES DU RHONE: WHAT THE NEW YORK TIMES DARE NOT TELL WINE LOVERS

In this Wednesday’s edition of the New York Times, Eric Asimov and his tasting crew of three opine on the 2009 Côtes du Rhône vintage in an article titled “Can Côtes du Rhônes Take the Heat?” The tasting panel found … Continue reading

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