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The Name of the Rosé

The Name of the Rosé

I feel like I am on some sort of grail quest when it comes to rosé wine.  Better yet, I feel like Sean Connery in The Name of the Rose.  What is the mystery that separates a mere quaffable rosé from one that is captivating and serious?  Since being taken by aged rosé wines like...
Mas de Gourgonnier:  Rediscovering an Old Friend

Mas de Gourgonnier: Rediscovering an Old Friend

I remember ordering a bottle of Mas de Gourgonnier years ago at one of my old haunts Moustache.   It was probably over 10 years ago and this little squat bottle of wine made an impression.  So when I saw the 2008 Mas de Gourgonnier sitting in a local shop for $17.00 I decided to take...