Young & Co Berry Riot French Grenache

Young and Co Berry Riot French Grenache
This is how we celebrated Grenache Day 2019! Alongside some homemade pizza (potato, red onion and chilli and a bacon & pineapple one – yes we’re team pineapple on pizza).

We received this sample bottle during the week especially for Grenache Day.

“A tantalising taste experience awaits. Berry Riot from Young & Co is a Grenache bursting with style and sass, as one would expect from the French”. Continue reading

Domaine de Vedilhan 2018 Viognier – France

Domaine de Vedilhan 2018 Viognier - FranceFor Bastille Day yesterday we decided to crack into this Domaine de Vedilhan 2018 Viognier from the Langudeoc region in the South of France. I received this as a sample from the folks at Good Pair Days and knew it’d be the perfect accompaniment to my big pot of French Onion Soup and Cheesy Toasts that I was making for dinner. Continue reading

La Ruchette Doree 2017 Rosé – France

La Ruchette Doree 2017 Rose - France

Have you heard the news? The Wine Gallery is now known as Good Pair Days. The company has a whole new look plus a wider variety of wines to choose from for #thetcwineclub! I couldn’t resist picking this Southern Rhone Valley (France) La Ruchette Doree 2017 Rosé for this month’s 3-pack. Continue reading

Domaine Santa Duc Les Plans 2015 Vin De Pays De Vaucluse

Santa Duc Les Plans 2015 Vin De Pays De Vaucluse

#winning It’s great when you pull a bottle out and your mother-in-law who doesn’t really drink enjoys it! This TC Wine Club bottle comes from the Rhône Valley in France and the Santa Duc domaine can be found in the famed town of Gigondas.

This producer uses local indigenous yeasts, low-yielding vines, small-batch methods, and minimal chemical intervention with an emphasis on respect for the fruit and land. Continue reading

Dominique Piron Beaujolais Villages 2016 Gamay

Have you tried a wine made from the Gamay grape before? It’s Pinot Noir’s cousin and it grows primarily in a region in France called Beaujolais (next to the wine region of Burgundy).

Dominique Piron Beaujolais Villages 2016 GamayThis Gamay #sample from The Wine Gallery is produced by the Dominique Piron estate which has ancestry dating back to the early 16th century??
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