Bubbles & Buns

This is not your typical wine and food pairing piece. And if this isn’t your first time here, you might have seen my recent piece on street tacos and wine, or my Instagram feed filled with pairings for things like Indian street food, sushi, and Thai food. I like to talk about and pair wine with food that…

Christmas wine 2021

Recommendations for Christmas wine 2021 Once again, the blog’s Christmas wine suggestions — whether for a last minute gift, something to drink when you just want a glass, or a holiday dinner. As always, keep our wine gift giving tips in mind — and don’t overlook the blog’s 2021 holiday gift guide (blog subscriptions, hint, hint). These wines will…

Four Seasons of Rosé

I confess to having joined the rosé bandwagon this past summer despite my usual pattern of drinking reds regardless of the weather. After attending several rosé tastings this fall, I realized there was no reason to give them up even with winter at our doorstep. The variety and abundance of rosés has never been greater…

Domaine Bousquet Reserve Cabernet Franc 2020

Starting this month, the Argentinian winemaker Domaine Bousquet introduces a new Uco Valley Reserve Cabernet Franc to the U.S. The debut 2020 vintage Domaine Bousquet Reserve Cabernet Franc joins an existing line of Reserve-designated varietals comprising their Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec and Pinot Noir. All are line-priced at $18 per 750-ml. bottle, and 100% certified organic.…

The best Malbecs of 2021

Having released all the results from this year’s Global Malbec Masters, we bring you the best Malbecs of 2021, taking in 17 delicious wines from £11 to over £50. CAMELION ORGANIC, DOMAINE BOUSQUET, 2021 Producer: Domaine Bousquet Region: Mendoza, Uco Valley Country: Argentina Grape variety: Malbec Abv: 14% Vintage: 2021 Closure: Screwcap Approx. retail price: £11 Medal:…