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Can You Age Rosé?

Can You Age Rosé?

We can’t totally count on continuity of climate these days, but basically, when it gets even a little bit warm, you’re bound to see a few bottles—then a full-on garden blossoming—of rosé at your local liquor store. The idea, as with Mallomars and (theoretically) oysters: it’s a seasonal treat, meant to be consumed with a lazier […]

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The Mistral – It Ain’t Just Some Silly Breeze – It’s What Makes French Wine Awesome

The Mistral – It Ain’t Just Some Silly Breeze – It’s What Makes French Wine Awesome

Much has been made about the mythic wind of France known as the Mistral, so often cited as the reason many French wines are so delicious. Like most people, we idealize this wind as more of a breeze, something that lightly flutters the vines, while softly blowing through the vineyard. But a light breeze the Mistral […]

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