A First Taste of the 2013 Beaujolais Nouveau

Le Beaujolais Nouveau est arrivé! In accordance with French law, the 2013 Beaujolais Nouveau was released today, one stroke after midnight on the third Thursday in November. The light bodied red wine is made entirely from Gamay grapes, and comes from the Beaujolais region within Burgundy. The arrival of the Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais Nouveau is […]

Georges Duboeuf Fleurie Clos des Quatre Vents

It’s hot outside but you’re still in the mood for a red wine. The solution: a bottle of the 2011 Georges Duboeuf Fleurie Clos des Quatre Vents. This wine comes from the Fleurie appellation, one of the Beaujolais Crus in France’s Burgundy region. It is made entirely from Gamay grapes. There is so much more […]

Countdown to Beaujolais Nouveau 2012

The countdown has begun to the wine event of November — the release of Beaujolais Nouveau! Beaujolais Nouveau comes from the Burgundy region of France and is made entirely of Gamay grapes. The red wine is released just after midnight on the third Thursday of November in accordance with French law – that’s November 15, […]

Grilling Burgers? Think Beaujolais

With Labor Day weekend approaching it’s time to fire up the grill one last time this summer. For a pairing that you’ll want to enjoy well beyond August try Beaujolais with your burgers. Why pair this French red wine with the American favorite? Beaujolais is ideal for casual backyard gatherings. It can be served slightly […]

Le Beaujolais Nouveau est Arrive!

Beaujolais Nouveau has arrived! The annual celebration kicked off in Miami Beach yesterday with a bang — the revving of motorcycle engines. The Beaujolais Biker Brigade, made up of some of Miami’s best chefs and led by a man dressed up as the Georges Duboeuf bottle, escorted the 2008 vintage to the swanky Casa Casuarina […]