A Weekend in Champagne – Based on Richard Juhlin’s Champagne Guide

The drive along the route nationale was beautiful as the rolling hills of Champagne came into view.  We arrived in Le Mesnil-sur-Oger around 11:00 and to our tasting with Launois Pere et Fils.  This house boasts an impressive wine museum which can be visited as part of a degustation.  We tried several of their wines noting . . . → Read More: A Weekend in Champagne – Based on Richard Juhlin’s Champagne Guide

Corked Wine – And a Great Wine Book on Cork

Corked wine has been an issue for centuries. Will new wine closing methods such as plastic and screwcap prevent wine from going bad? George M. Taber has collected the evidence available to date in his fascinating wine book To Cork or Not to Cork. . . . → Read More: Corked Wine – And a Great Wine Book on Cork