We’re Number One!

Alain Jaume Tavel Rosé Le Cretace 2015 We’re Number One! (60% Grenache, 30% Syrah and 10% Mourvedre ; Rhone, Tavel, France) “Tavel: Premiere Rose Tout de le Monde” declares the red neon sign on the roof of the Tavel coop in three foot tall letters....

The Black Sheep of the Wine Family

Saturday, Uptown, 8/12, 2-5 pm This Saturday’s uptown wine tasting will indeed feature the “Black Sheep” of the wine family. Andre Mack, Sommelier turned wine maker, who was lovingly referred to as “black sheep” by his friends, capitalized on the name and founded his...

Ciao Bella!-Wine of the Week

Ze Becco, Montepulciano d’Abruzzo 2015 East of Tuscany on the Adriatic coast lies the province of Abruzzo. There they make an easygoing, well-priced, everyday wine called Montepulciano d’Abruzzo. In Italy this phrasing for wines always means the grape of the...