Pommard Pinot Noir

I have just begun my journey into French wines. I was recently poured a glass of  Pommard 2013 Pinot Noir.  Delish! It's full-bodied with dark berry flavors. The tech notes say describe it as boasting "black fruits" - a wonderful way to describe this powerful, complex wine. Pairs well with red meats and roast game. …

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Spoiler Alert: HBO’s Ballers Unveils Château Latour

Last night's season 4 premiere of HBO's Ballers had me hitting freeze frame.  The Rock makes his way through a posh restaurant,  with a rolling, stainless steel case. The reveal: Two coveted bottles of CHÂTEAU LATOUR. This particular wine was selected by the writer's for a reason. CHÂTEAU  LATOUR  has a certain cache in the wine world, …

No. 12

I recently received a delivery of a selection of wines from The Boisset Collection. JCB No. 12 Pinot Noir by Jean Charles Boisset was the first opened bottle. This wine has renewed my love for Pinot Noir. JCB No. 12 has aromas of blueberry, plum and a hint of cinnamon and brown sugar.  On the palate, the …