Terroir Review

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sustainable, organic, artisanal, small-batch
2015 Domaine Mersiol Pinot Gris Alsace

Plush and friendly Pinot Gris

2016 Ramey Claret Red Blend Napa Valley

Seamless Bordeaux blend

2016 Cornelissen Contadino Etna Rosso

Curiously cult favorite Etna Rosso

2016 Domaine des Sanzay Vieilles Vignes Saumur-Champigny

Fresh, delightful Cab Franc

Eve’s Cidery Autumn’s Gold Cider

Snappy traditional method cider

Kite & String Geneva Russet Cider

Deeply savory, mineral-driven cider

2015 Cortonesi La Manella Rosso di Montalcino

Shiny fruits, woodsy tannins

Bardoux Père et Fils Brut Rosé Champagne

Rosé champagne from a tiny house


essays, reviews, pairing suggestions

Terroir Letters

commentary by guest authors on terroir and why food matters Read all Terroir Letters
Meg Houston Maker’s Press, Awards, and Accolades