Tips on pairing wine with food @MirabeauWine
Mirabeau WinesTaste: Food & DrinkWines and Spirits of Provence

Wine Folly tips on pairing wine with food

Contributor blog post by Victoria Koning @Mirabeau Wine: Forget what you’ve learned about drinking white wine with white meats and red wine with red meats! In this video, Madeline Puckette shows us how the texture, dryness, acidity and the aromatics of a wine can be matched to the flavours we …

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Southern French Carignan Revival @LizGabayMW
Elizabeth GabayTaste: Food & DrinkWines and Spirits of Provence

Southern French Carignan Revival

Contributor blog post by Liz Gabay: Hiding away in southern French blends, Carignan is often unnoticed by wine drinkers. However, an enthusiastic trend amongst a few growers in southern France, Spain, Chile, California and Israel to produce this variety in all its glory, has captured my imagination. The more I …

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Pigs Head M Victoria @mrestaurants_ @MirabeauWine
Mirabeau WinesTaste: Food & DrinkWines and Spirits of Provence

How we serve Mirabeau Wine at M Victoria Restaurant

Contributor blog post by Mirabeau Wine: Rosé is definitely the new kid on the block, even though it’s been around for over 2,000 years. Provence rosé, being crisp and dry in style is perfect in on-premise establishments, and the ability of Mirabeau Pure to pair with a wide variety of …

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Wine Tasting Coteaux d'Aix @LizGabayMW
Elizabeth GabayTaste: Food & DrinkWines and Spirits of Provence

Rosé 2015 Tasting from Coteaux d’Aix-en-Provence

Contributor blog post by Elizabeth Gabay: On a cold grey blustery day in early April, I made my way to the Salon du Millesime 2015 Coteaux d’Aix-en-Provence held at the Hotel Renaissance in Aix-en-Provence. This is the only one of the repertoire of Provence tastings which takes place in the …

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Cote de Provence #WinesofProvence @LizGabayMW
Elizabeth GabayTaste: Food & DrinkWines and Spirits of Provence

Côtes de Provence Pierrefeu Rosé 2015

Contributor blog post by Liz Gabay MW: In 2013, the 4th sub-appellation of Côtes de Provence, Côtes de Provence Pierrefeu, was announced for red and rosé wines, adding to La Londe, Ste Victoire and Fréjus. Launching a new appellation is no easy process.This took some ten years, which is not …

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Bouquet of Tibouren Rose @LizGabayMW
Elizabeth GabayTaste: Food & DrinkWines and Spirits of Provence

A Bouquet of Tibouren Rosés

Contributor blog post by Liz Gabay: Tibouren is regarded by many in Provence as the traditional variety for making rosé, unique to the area. Tibouren is a pale-skinned grape, suited to making rosé, as it allows for fuller fruity character to be developed without extracting lots of colour. An early …

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Mirabeau Classic Rose #WInesofProvence @MirabeauWine
Mirabeau WinesTaste: Food & DrinkWines and Spirits of Provence

Mirabeau Celebrates Gold Medal at IWC 2016

Contributor blog post by Stephen Cronk: Mirabeau Classic is one of only three rosés awarded Gold We are ridiculously excited here in Cotignac today – our Mirabeau Classic Rosé 2015 has been awarded a Gold Medal at this year’s International Wine Challenge, which is the world’s most respected blind-tasted wine …

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Wine Tasting Coteaux Varois @LizGabayMW
Elizabeth GabayTaste: Food & DrinkWines and Spirits of Provence

Tasting of Côteaux Varois en Provence Rosé 2015

Contributor blog post by Elizabeth Gabay MW: Mid-April saw the round of tastings introducing the new 2015 Provence wine vintage came to a close with that for Côteaux Varois en Provence. Held in a beautiful location, it is the prettiest and most enjoyable of all the tastings. …Continue reading here for details …

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Ile Sainte Honorat #FrenchRiviera @Susan_PWZ
Modern TrobadorsTaste: Food & DrinkWines and Spirits of Provence

Escape the Glitz of Cannes with a Visit to Île Saint Honorat

Contributor blog post by The Modern Trobadors: Cannes is the quintessential French Riviera resort, renowned for its glamour and bling year-round.  Come May and the internationally acclaimed Cannes Film Festival, the Promenade de la Croisette that wraps around the waterfront, passing the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès where the …

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Provence wine tasting @JillBarth
Jill BarthTaste: Food & DrinkWines and Spirits of Provence

Provence in the City: Simply Provence Wines

Contributor blog post by Jill Barth: I attended Provence in the City, hosted by Vins de Provence. Over 25 winemakers met with wine industry and media folks at the Public Hotel’s historic Pump Room in Chicago. It was a gorgeous spring-like day in typically chilly-in-February Chicago. The afternoon’s wine was offered …

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