Category: france

Gerard Bertrand Orange Gold 2020 and An 806 AOP Corbieres 2017 Finesse in a Glass

Gerard Bertrand Orange Gold 2020 and An 806 AOP Corbieres 2017

I have two interesting finesse wines from Gerard Bertrand from the sunny south of France.  Gerard Bertrand’s Orange Gold 2020 is an organic wine made with a blend of Chardonnay, Grenache Blanc, Viognier, Marsanne, Mauzac, Muscat, and Clairette with skin…

A Pinot Noir and a Rosé from Gérard Bertrand Côte des Roses

Gérard Bertrand Côte des Roses Grenache-Syrah-Cinsault Rosé 2020 and Pinot Noir 2019

Here are two more Gérard Bertrand Côte des Roses wines for you to try. The Pinot Noir 2019 and the Grenache-Syrah-Cinsault 2020 Rosé. The Rosé has been around for a while and has been a favourite of many people.  Again…

Pairing Champagne for the US Thanksgiving and for Our Christmas Holidays

Thanksgiving and Champagne pairings credit Champagne Bureau, USA

Thanksgiving in the USA is coming up on November 25, 2021.  I have many American readers of mywinepal.com, so I thought I would share some Champagne pairings with Thanksgiving meals that I received from the Champagne Bureau USA.  Many of…

Getting Classy with Gérard Bertrand Côte des Roses Chardonnay and White Blend

Gerard Bertrand Cote des Roses Grenache-Vermentino-Viognier 2019 and Chardonnay 2020

Did you know that Gérard Bertrand has a Côte des Roses Collection?  I only knew of his Rose wine, but there are 4 from that Collection that are coming or already are in BC.  Today I am tasting the Grenache-Vermentino-Viognier…

A Few Statistics and Recommendations for Champagne Day on October 22

Suggested Champagne at BC Liquor Stores

Don’t let the incessant rain get you down Vancouverites, Champagne Day is on the way!  October 22, 2021 to be precise.  You can find champagne at many restaurants if you go out for dinner on Friday to celebrate, as well…