Category Archives: Beaujolais

Wine for Normal People Audio Blog 11: Beaujolais Cru

Every year on the third Thursday in November at midnight, Beaujolais Nouveau hits store shelves, cafés, and restaurants around the world and (a declining number) of people rush out to get this invention of marketing genius.   The celebration of this hastily made wine, for which grapes are picked and then...

Tasty Beaujolais Cru

Every year on the third Thursday in November at midnight, Beaujolais Nouveau hits store shelves, cafés, and restaurants around the world and (a declining number) of people rush out to get this invention of marketing genius. The celebration of this hastily made wine, for which grapes are picked and then processed in...

5 Awesome Wines For Memorial Day…and After

Summer un-officially starts tomorrow on Memorial Day (real summer is in June somewhere around the 20th when the solstice occurs, but who’s counting?). White pants, shoes, and purses can come out of hibernation…and chilled summer white wines! But you need something for your grill too, so here are 5 wines...

Friday Limerick: Homage to Gamay From Reader Rob Van Leer!

I love the enthusiasm! My friend and loyal blog reader Rob Van Leer from Atlanta has put his rapier wit to the test and composed the lovely wine limerick below. Inspired by Carol’s (his wonderful wife) enjoyment of a Beaujolais tasted Monday, Rob has provided us with this fun composition…...