1108, 2018

Long Shadows – Dreaming BIG

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It’s the ultimate Wine Dream Team! It took Allen Shoup, former president and CEO of Chateau Ste. Michelle, a number of years to bring his farfetched idea to reality. But in the end, Shoup was READ MORE

Getting blogged down…..

Only in Provence - fountains filled with Rosé! Photo by Marla Norman. We had a tough time coming up with a blog this week. We discussed a feature on Bordeaux Super-Seconds or something READ MORE

2017 Bordeaux: Don’t Screw Up!

The 2017 Bordeaux campaign is officially over. Because reviews for the vintage were initially mixed, many in the industry feared the wine wouldn’t sell. Indeed, a few of our buyers decided not to participate in READ MORE

Our Brief Guide to Large Formats

Nothing kicks off a dinner party better than a Magnum of wine. The bottle is impressive and presents beautifully. Guests feel festive immediately. But what are the advantages and disadvantages of large formats. And why READ MORE

Peter Kwok’s Right Bank Tour de Force

A few years ago, we noticed frenetic activity on the upper Saint-Émilion plateau,  just opposite Château Troplong Mondot. Château Tour Saint-Christophe had a new owner and the entire property was being restored and upgraded. One of the READ MORE

In a Rosé Frame of Mind….

Two years ago, we began searching for a good Rosé to add to the list of wines we import. We tasted over 110 wines during a three-month period. When it was over, we had settled READ MORE

Summer’s White Nights

White wines are an obvious choice for warm summer drinking. The acidity in white wine pairs perfectly with fish, fruit, salads and lighter summer fare. Whites also have less alcohol so, again, work better with READ MORE

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