Famille Laurent Saint-Pourçain Cavite 2015

Famille Laurent Saint-Pourçain Cavite 2015 Let it be said: Even a geezer like me learns something new here once in a while. I’d never heard of Saint-Pourçain until I read this post from back in December: Obscure French Country Wine. And sometime in February I ran across a red one at my local shop. And… Continue reading Famille Laurent Saint-Pourçain Cavite 2015

How do I learn something about Burgundy?

How do I learn something about Burgundy? I went a little nuts when getting into Bordeaux. I've got a 100+ bottle collection now of classified growths, including a few firsts but mostly Seconds; I've been to Bordeaux 3 times in the past 2 years; I've shared bottles with the Baron Rothschild, Jean Michel Cazes, Emmanuel… Continue reading How do I learn something about Burgundy?

[Montreal, Canada] Suggestions for a novice of wines to buy at the SAQ to help me figure out what I like?

[Montreal, Canada] Suggestions for a novice of wines to buy at the SAQ to help me figure out what I like? I'm starting to really enjoy wine, and I want to learn a lot more, at least about what I like and don't. Considering what I can get at an SAQ, would anyone be able… Continue reading [Montreal, Canada] Suggestions for a novice of wines to buy at the SAQ to help me figure out what I like?