Hermitage Blanc may be France's least understood great wine. Lots of wine lovers might never even try it. But, here's your chance.
Wine, of course, doesn’t work like movies. Even the most serious wines have just one object in mind, and that is your pleasure.
Cornas is a tiny world, and if you take the plunge into Northern Rhône geekdom – we highly recommend it!
Aurélien Chatagnier is one of our favorite discoveries from the Northern Rhone in recent memory and his St. Joseph is a wine we truly love. Why? Chatagnier's St. Joe strikes a poise in the perfect middle.
In his latest Wine School, Asimov encourages an in-depth study of three distinct Northern Rhône terroirs: Crozes Hermitage, St. Joseph and Cornas. He sheds light on how amazing it can be to see how even the slight differences in climates or soil type can drastically change the character of a wine made with a single grape variety.