Wino Wednesday

Wino Wednesday, a monthly feature on Food Gypsy where we choose a bottle from the recycling bin and tell you how much we enjoyed drinking it. April's pick: 2002 Moët & Chandon Grand Vintage...

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Corte Majoli Amarone Della Valpolicella 2007 - Food Gypsy

Wino Wednesday, Wine of the Month for March

April 4, 2012 | 1 Comments

Wino Wednesday, a monthly feature on Food Gypsy where we select our favourite bottle from a month of liberal boozing. Among my favorite picks of the year thus far; the Corte Majoli Amarone Della Valpolicella...

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Apothic Red, 2008 Wine Makers Blend from California and a great pick for a party because it pairs so easily and sells at at a price point under $20. Of course, I bought...

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Brumont Cotes de Gascogne 2010 - Food Gypsy

Wino Wednesday, Wine of the Month Club January

February 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Brumont Cotes de Gascogne 2010, Gros Manseng / Sauvignon. The Gros Manseng grape is not a grape you read a great deal about; gown primarily in the South of France it's a great...

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We are champagne pigs, anything that sparkles and fizzes gets play with us. Some are hits and some are misses; the Perles roses Cuvée Antonia Naveran 2008, was a big holiday hit this season....

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We mistakenly took the De Bortoli Deen Vat 10 Pinot Noir 2008 to a mixer with folks we didn't know. A decision we immediately regretted....

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Wino Wednesday, is a new feature on Food Gypsy, this gives you two whole days before the weekend hits so you can go shopping. ('Cuz Lord knows, you need your wine.) On this...

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Wine is good - Food Gypsy

Five Steps to a Happy Summer

August 18, 2011 | 2 Comments

Five Steps to a Happy Summer... all of which involve wine. Hmmm. Curious. (Everybody's happy!)...

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Champagne in hand - Food Gypsy

A Bit on Bubbly – Sparkling Wine

December 29, 2010 | 0 Comments

Why wait for a special occasion?!  Toast with bubbles any day of the year.  For the uninitiated, sparkling wine and champagne has been one of those celebration reserve bottles in the wine rack served with...

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