Browsing All posts tagged under »rhone«

Feelin’ Rosy on Canada Day

July 1, 2009


I had steak marinading to put on the bbq this afternoon, a tasty combination of Worcestershire, soy, olive oil, crushed peppercorns, whole grain dijon, brown sugar and Dr. Pepper. I decided this would be a great opportunity to try pairing steak with pink wine from the Rhone.

On a Rholl

February 1, 2009


I don’t know if it’s the LCBO or my palate, but for some reason the Rhone has really been workin for me the last few weeks.  This week, I picked up an offering from this week’s vintages release.  Lirac is on the west bank of the Rhone river right across from Chateauneuf-du-Pape. Soils are composed […]

Southern Rhone, tasty

January 28, 2009


Some notes on Southern Rhone, and a nice offering from Vacqueyras for a decent price!