Rideau 2007 Mourvedre

Type: Dry red Made With: the mourvedre grape Plays Well With: Hearty meats, such as herbed leg of lamb. Call the mourvedre grape the stinky cheese of the wine world.  While it’s a good, hearty wine that does pair well … Continue reading

Zachary Levi Celebrity Wine FAQ

Disney’s latest animated feature Tangled opens in theatres this weekend.  And if the voice of male hero/love interest Flynn Rider sounds a lot like Chuck Bartowski, you’re right.  Zachary Levi, who stars in the NBC spy comedy Chuck, is also … Continue reading

The Georges DeBoeuf 2010 Beaujolais Nouveau

Type: Dry, fruity red Made With: the gamay grape Plays Well With: Thanksgiving Dinner If you haven’t bought your wine for Thanksgiving Dinner yet, may we offer one really great option – Beaujolais Nouveau.  This is one of those that … Continue reading

Rideau Vineyards, Big Easy Style and Taste

We first stumbled onto Rideau Vineyards at last May’s Hospice du Rhone event in Paso Robles.  And last summer, when we went up to the Solvang/Santa Ynez area with Anne’s parents, we couldn’t resist stopping by. That’s because Iris Rideau … Continue reading