Crémant A La Poire Recipe

The Crémant A La Poire cocktail is fabulously French and has two of my favorite ingredients, Crémant and Lillet. Both of them are staples in my apartment. Crémant is an affordable sparkling wine from France while Lillet is an apéritif wine from the small village of Podensac, France. If ever there was a sexy drink to conjure up during the […]

Fondue Au Crémant Recipe

This fondue made with sparkling wine is perfect for the holiday season (or just because) when you are entertaining or if you just want some comfort food when you watch Netflix. Let’s just say it takes kitchen magick to a whole other level. Use your favorite crémant for this recipe. I recommend Louis Bouillot Perle Noir or Louis Bouillot Perle […]

Pompette Notes: Be Bordo Le Crisp White

Be Bordô is an accessible Sauvignon Blanc wine from Bordeaux that is modern and chic. This crisp wine is crafted by traditional white Bordeaux grape varieties. The grape blend is 85% Sauvignon Blanc and 15% Semillon Winemaker’s notes: Be Bordô Sauvignon Blanc is the result of the winemaking tradition from the famous Port de La Lune, birthplace of the Bordeaux […]

Pompette Notes: Laurent Miquel Père et Fils Chardonnay – Viognier 2015

Laurent Miquel Père et Fils Chardonnay – Viognier is produced in the Languedoc- Roussillon region of France. This area is known for producing delicious and affordable wine.Since 1791, eight generations of the Miquel family have worked the vines of their estate high in the Languedoc hills.  This wine is  is harvested by night now isn’t that sexy? The aromas are citrus […]

Pompette Notes: Delacroix Blanc de Blancs

Delacroix Brut is an affordable French sparkling wine that is a blanc de blanc (white wine from white grapes) that will run you under $10 bucks. The grape variety in this vino includes Ugni Blanc, Chardonnay and Chenin Blanc. It’s a well balanced, crisp, and dry with a fruity aroma. It’s no champagne, but for the price can’t beat it. […]