Saint-Émilion, Bordeaux: So much more than wine

Renowned as a UNESCO World Heritage site, Saint-Émilion is one of those unique travel experiences that to me is what a trip to Europe is all about: Steep hilltop village, tiny cobblestoned streets, family-run restaurants, ancient ruins and quaint boutiques – and about 200 wine shops eager to ship your wine anywhere. Last time I […]

A Magical Trip to Bordeaux, A Better Trip to the Wine Counter

Winner of the 2014 Great Wine Capitals Blogger Contest This year’s New Year’s Resolution was simple: improve my knowledge of Bordeaux wines, turn a casual relationship into something more meaningful. When it came to ordering or visiting the Bordeaux section of my wine store, I understood Bordeaux, but I didn’t really know it. Browsing this section has […]