Wine tasting 101

Written while drinking a glass of 2012 Les Perrierés Chardonnay de Peissy.  Having grown up in California, I considered myself pretty well-versed in wine…that is, until I moved to Europe. Walking around the wine section of my local grocery store there were a few names I recognized: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Merlot. Everything else–I didn’t have a clue. […]

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