Monthly Archives: September 2012

Corbieres

Chapter 91 If there are three things I like in this world, they are the unusual,[1] the misunderstood,[2] and the delicious. When these three happen to come in a relatively inexpensive bottle of wine, it’s a mini Christmas. Most people[3] will look for things like this in the ocean of tasty, inexpensive wine from South […]

Preservatives

Chapter 90 One of my earliest experiences with wine was when my high school French teacher Marcel had me over for lunch at his mother’s in Albi.[1] She made a pile of food that came as a surprise to an American who did not understand the European notion that lunch is the big meal. They […]