Category: FRANCE

Wines of Champagne, France

Sharing is caring!Geography & Climate Champagne is the most northerly wine region in France, about 90miles Northeast of Paris.  The climate here is extreme; bone-chilling cold in winter with damaging frost but hot, humid in the summer.  Once...

Wines of Alsace, France

Sharing is caring!Geography & Climate Alsace is a thin strip of land running along the Vosges Mountain on the West and the Rhein River to the East. Only after Champagne, it is the second most northerly wine region...

Classical Pairings: Bordelaise Mushroom sauce over seared Duck Breast paired with a glass of Bordeaux, France

Sharing is caring!Ducks have been enjoyed all over the world.  Juice red meat with a slight gaminess gave way to culinary limitless.  Asia boasts whole roasted duck while South-Americans like them grilled over an open fire.  Ducks are...