All Dressed Up in a Sour Place
"Let me embrace thee, sour adversity, for wise men say it is the wisest course."
The taste of Place
The French term Choucroute Garni, means ‘dressed...
The Black Prince and a Hill of Beans
“Cassoulet, like life itself, is not so simple as it seems.”
The Black Prince
The prince was born Edward of Woodstock, into the House of Plantagenet and...
He who binds to himself a joy
Does the winged life destroy
He who kisses the joy as it flies
Lives in eternity's sunrise
William Blake - 1757-1827
Provence is a geological masterpiece millions of years in the...
The Cabardès AOC is a tiny sub-region in the Languedoc-Roussillon region of Aude, France. Husband and wife winemakers, Stephanie and Olivier Rame are the third generation of their family to tend the vineyards...
For many people, it is sometimes difficult to appreciate the mark-up on wines in restaurants, the significantly higher prices -often for the same wines- we are asked to pay when compared to...