My Own French Wine Reviews - 2010

While I feel fine showcasing other people's wine articles, I'd like to give you the chance to read some of my own...

Every author feels that she or he is unique. I haven't seen a series of articles quite like mine. I love French wine and food and I am writing a series tasting French wines and foods. I hope you'll join me on this journey. You may even find some bargains, I have. I am adding articles on a regular basis. Be sure to visit my other wine review series.

A Gascony, France White Blend Under $10

" ...I draw a blank when it comes to pairing wine with turtles... "

A Wine Lover's Weekly Review Of $10 Wines - A Gascony, France White Blend

A Languedoc, France Viognier (Under $15)

" ...The Viognier grape boasts a fascinating history. It was close to disappearing... "

A Languedoc, France Viognier (Under $15)

A 2010 Beaujolais Villages Nouveau (Under $15)

" ...The wine responded with upfront acidity, some plums, and cherries, stewed cherries... "

A 2010 Beaujolais Villages Nouveau (Under $15)

A Rosé Blend From Southern France Under $10

" Languedoc-Roussillon is a major wine producing area in southern France, just west of Provence. It was not particularly known for quality wines, but... "

A Wine Lover's Weekly Review Of $10 Wines - A Rosé Blend From Southern France

A Bandol Rosé

" Provence. The eyes pop and the mouth waters. Make no mistake about it, Provence is not considered one of France’s fine wine regions. But there are exceptions... "

A Bandol Rosé

Another Provence Bandol

" Bandol is arguably the best wine in Provence, one of the few that can hold its own when compared to more prestigious French wine areas. ... "

Another Provence Bandol

A Heart-Healthy (?) Madiran Under $10

" ...which is used to reduce the ferocity of the tannins without lowering the levels of some chemicals alleged to be good for the heart when wine is consumed in moderation. "

A Wine Lover's Weekly Review Of $10 Wines - A Heart-Healthy (?) Madiran Under $10

A Bordeaux, France Merlot (Under $15)

" ...No one knows Merlot better than Christian Moueix, owner of the world famous (and Merlot-based) Château Pétrus. ... "

A Bordeaux, France Merlot Under $15

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