For as straightforward as the name Panevino is—meaning bread and wine in Italian—Gianfranco Manca’s unique elixirs and philosophies on life are anything but. Based in his hometown of Nurri on the island of Sardinia, Gianfranco believes that he himself is just as important as the…
Joan Ramón Escoda is really not an intimidating dude. Maybe it's the sexy (in a Catalunyan country kind of way) hair that made me think otherwise, but…
Hi all, A selection of wines from Romain Verger under the name Lé Thio Noots are now in stock. Romain has worked with all of the left leaning Loire…
Hi all, Here is a roundup of recent highlights that are now on offer—special wines from a mother and son duo in the Languedoc, elegant new guard punk…
There is a specific kind of hypnotic tension that can only exist between two people. It’s within these liminal spaces between pairs in partnerships…
Burgundy and Beaujolais Border Tension
There are simply a handful of winemakers whose every move fascinates—Patrick Desplats is one of those few. Due to a freak late Loire frost in May, 2019…
After taking the past month off from selling wine to do some visits and harvest work on the other side of the Atlantic, I had some time to reflect on…
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