Légende Wines Pairing Dinner At Cote

Légende Wines is kicking ass and taking names. After establishing in Asia and Europe, the wine has hit the United States with a bang. The Bordeaux produced wines come from Domaines Baron de Rothschild (Lafite). The Légende range comes in five key appellations: Bordeaux Rouge, Bordeaux Blanc, Médoc, Saint-Emilion and Pauillac. I was recently invited to a pairing dinner for the wines […]

A White Wine Christmas

White wine has become a hit during the  December holiday season. When you dream of a white Christmas, let it be about the wine. Here are some white wines from around the world that will have you singing “ fa la la la la la la la”.   La Chablisienne Pas Si Petit Chablis  ($16.99) If you like Chardonnay then […]

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 […]

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 […]