Posts Tagged ‘Champagne’

Remembering Paul Bara

Tweet Last week we were saddened to hear of the recent passing of legendary Champagne producer Paul Bara. Established in Bouzy in 1833, the House of Bara has passed family traditions from generation to generation for more than 170 years. The village of Bouzy and Champagne Paul Bara are practically synonymous. As the published village […]

December Newsletter: Legendary Quintarelli, Sweet Temptation, Big Bottles, Holiday Gift Selections

Tweet The December newsletter is now available. Click here to download the pdf. Highlights from this month’s newsletter… SPECIAL HOLIDAY HOURS Open Sunday, December 21 & Monday, December 22 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. • **Yes! We’ll be open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve.** CHAMPAGNE, EVERY DAY by Katya Karagadayeva Grilled broccoli romanesco […]

Color me…pink?

Tweet The day has come—Valentine’s Day that is. The day of celebrating love, booked restaurants, expensive flowers, over-priced chocolate and…pink sparkling wine. Really? For a few years now I have wondered why when approaching February 14, wine merchants all over the country start advertising different expressions of sparkling rosé. Ok, Champagne I get because of […]

Wine Fallacies: Champagne With Meal?

Tweet There are a number of misconceptions about wine that many members of the industry seem to be on a tireless crusade to end. At the top of this list of fallacies you’ll find tired adages like “All Rieslings are sweet” (no, they are not), and, worst of all—“Beaujolais sucks.” If you’re reading this, then you […]