Category Archives: Bordeaux

Thanksgiving Farm Winery ~ producing classic Bordeaux style wines in Maryland

Maryland is well known for three things: US Naval Academy, The Chesapeake Bay and Crabs. If you mention wine, many folks would say ‘Maryland can’t grow grapes’. Well, I’m here to tell you they can. California, Oregon and Washington produce … Continue reading

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If your vacation plans won’t permit a trip to Bordeaux France, why not kick start the season with these summertime Bordeaux’s?

I recently had the pleasure to participate in the Planet-Bordeaux’s Twitter Taste-Live Event featuring four summertime Bordeaux wines.  If you are looking to expand your wine repertoire this summer, take a break from Chardonnay’s and White Zinfandels’ and try these … Continue reading

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2006 Chateau Paveil De Luze Margaux

2006 Chateau Paveil De Luze Margaux I first had the pleasure of this wine last summer while dining at Auberge de la Reine Blance in Paris. I don’t speak (or read) French very well, so I wasn’t a hundred percent … Continue reading

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Wine cellar suprise!! 2005 Puy Guilhem Fronsac

While digging thru christmas decorations in the wine cellar (yes, that is where we keep them!) my daughter and I cracked open a bottle of 2005 Puy Guilhem Fronsac. This old style earthy wine still needs a bit of time, … Continue reading

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