Chatt Wine News Nov 18th

November 20th is Beaujolais Nouveau Day….what the heck is that? Here are some fun articles on this yearly wine tradition of 6 to 8 WEEK old wine.

I recently bought a few 2009 Barolo to put away for several years to age, Nebbiolo is one of my favorite Italian varietals.  I found these articles which could be very informative if your not very familiar with these wines or the beautiful Piedmont region.

With Bordeaux wines struggling one wine maker breaks tradition to rekindle interest.  Let’s make some Chardonnay.

Here are a few articles I found interesting on Bordeaux’s struggles, from Business week, and Decanter.

Sparkling wine sales on on the rise. Everyone likes some bubbles…cheers.

Trying to figure out some wines for Thanksgiving? Here is some recommendations from Eric Asimov at the New York Times.

I love this video of Somm Dustin Wilson “Tonging” a bottle of Port. I love good port in the winter and around the holiday.

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