WSJ Best Wine List Recognizes Local Favorite

It’s always a good sign when restaurant professionals are regular patrons of a dining establishment. It was a Colorado restaurateur and wine director who alerted me to the list at Vin48, where wine director Greg Eynon marks up his bottles between 200% and 250% over wholesale (versus the 300% to 400% that is all too commonplace).

Read More
Xavier Provencher
NYT: Aube Stakes Claim on Champagne

UNLIKE Reims and Épernay, the Marne cities to the north that are rivaled only by caviar in their close association with Champagne, this pleasant medieval city in the Aube, with its cobblestone streets and timbered architecture, is rarely considered the hub of a thriving Champagne region.

Read More
Xavier Provencher