Sauvignon Blanc: The Pixie

We call Sauvignon Blanc the “Pixie” because of its teasing, impish character. Sauvignon Blanc’s home territory is at the eastern

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Alicante Bouschet (Al-uh-con’tay Boo-shay’)

Country: France Color: Red What is the Alicante Bouschet wine grape and what food do you pair it with? Pairing

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Wine Regions of France – The Rhone Region

They say that Burgundy and Beaujolais lie between the mustard and the onions. What this means is that the regions

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Wine Regions of France – Beaujolais

Beaujolais is administratively part of Burgundy, but its primarily red wine is made from a different type of grape:  Gamay

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Wine Regions of France – Champagne

Champagne is the northernmost wine region of France. To produce the sparkling wine called Champagne, the maker must first create

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Wine Regions of France – Alsace

The vineyards of Alsace, are situated on a narrow strip of land between the Vosges mountains and the Rhine River

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Wine Regions of France – The Loire Valley

The Loire is the longest river in France. It originates in the Massif Central in the Cévennes range, flows south

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Wine Regions of France – Jura

The Jura region is quite small, a narrow strip of land sandwiched between Burgundy and Switzerland. Five grapes predominate. Three

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Wine Regions of France – Savoie

Savoie is an alpine area, attracting phalanxes of tourists in both summer and winter. Most of its crisp white wine

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Wine Regions of France – Other Spots

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