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    Owen Roe Wine Dinner at The Inn at Weathersfield March 16th, 2019

Owen Roe Wine Dinner at The Inn at Weathersfield March 16th, 2019

March's TOAST heads to Owen Roe Winery in Oregon. Join table host and wine expert Tony O'Rourke.
Starts at 6 pm with tastings and nibbles and continues at 7 pm with paired dinner Menu
($65 tastings and paired dinner not including tax & gratuity)
Stay the night and enjoy 20% off your room rate.
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By |February 11th, 2019|Events|0 Comments|
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    Tuscan Coast Wine Dinner at Pascolo Ristorante March 7th, 2019

Tuscan Coast Wine Dinner at Pascolo Ristorante March 7th, 2019

Let’s cure our winter blues with an unforgettable evening in Tuscany. Join us for a four course wine dinner at Pascolo Ristorante featuring the dynamic wines of Ampeleia winery. Jessica Gualano of David Bowler Wine will be there to provide insight into these stunning wines made by the legendary Elisabetta Foradori.

“Elisabetta Foradori, one of Italys [...]

By |February 11th, 2019|Events|0 Comments|

Bouchaine Winemaker Dinner

Join us for an intimate dinner in beautiful Dorset, Vermont at Barrow's House with special guest winemaker Chris Kajani of Bouchaine Vineyards. Special room rates available if you want to settle in and stay cozy! To purchase tickets call or email Barrows House 802-867-4455 - info@barrowshouse.com

By |January 30th, 2019|Events|0 Comments|

Vin de France “Bulle” Pétillant Naturel Blanc

Hervé Villemade has been working his family's vines in Cellettes since taking over from his father in 1995. Today, the estate represents about 22 hectares of organically farmed fruit, all within the Cheverny and Cour-Cheverny AOCs.

When Hervé first took over the estate, everything was farmed chemically and vinified conventionally. Unaware of an alternative, he [...]

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    Paltrinieri Lambrusco di Sorbara ‘Radice’ – “semplici ma non banali”

Paltrinieri Lambrusco di Sorbara ‘Radice’ – “semplici ma non banali”

Paltrinieri is a family winery three generations and running. Achille Paltrinieri built the house and cantina in 1926. His grandson Alberto now takes care of everything in the vineyard and cellar, while Alberto’s wife, Barbera, is the factotum.

The vineyards and winery are just north of Modena in Emilia-Romagna, right off of the A1 autostrada, [...]

By |August 8th, 2016|Wine Features|0 Comments|

Domaine Hauvette: Natural Wines in the Baux de Provence

DOMAINE HAUVETTE
Country: France
Region: Provence
Appellation(s): Baux de Provence, IGP Alpilles Producer: Dominique Hauvette
Founded: 1988
Annual Production: 3,300 cases
Farming: Biodynamic (since 2000)
Website: N/A

Not far from Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, a tourist town known for Roman ruins and as the place where Van Gogh painted “The Starry Night,” you’ll find Domaine Hauvette.

Nestled among the foothills of Les Alpilles, the [...]

Domaine du Possible: Côtes du Roussillon from Loïc Roure

Nestled in the tiny village of Lansac, Loïc Roure is a young vigneron balancing terroir and drinkability. In 2003, Loïc scrapped his initial plan of opening a restaurant/winebar/retailer, deciding instead to start his own estate, Domaine du Possible. Starting out with some vines in Latour de France, he soon expanded with land closer to [...]

Fay d’Homme: La Part du Colibri Gamay

FAY D’HOMME: LA PART DU COLIBRI GAMAY

Vincent is the 5th generation of winemakers. Both of his parents, indeed came from winemakers families which make Vincent a ” concentrate” of winemaker. This is also the reason why his parcels spread on such a wide territory (4 towns and 3 great terroirs over 14 kilometers). [...]

By |July 19th, 2016|Wine Features|0 Comments|

Domaine Roger Neveu: Sancerre Three Ways

From the Kermit Lynch website:

The Neveu family’s roots in the Loire Valley are nothing short of impressive, even for European standards. The local archives show that a Jean Neveu lived in the village of Verdigny (where the family still resides) as early as the 12th century, and family documents prove that they already owned [...]

Swick: “Naked” Wines of the Pacific Northwest

We would like to introduce you to one of our newest suppliers Swick Wines! Here are some words about these wonderfully unique and authentic wines, direct from winemaker Joe Swick.

"I'm a Portland, Oregon native and 5th generation Oregonian.  I got into the wine industry in 2003 with a cellar position at Owen Roe Winery.  [...]