Pairing Wines

Pairing a great wine with a great meal can seem intimidating. There are so many choices from white, to red, and rosé, as well as a lot of rules. But most of those rules aren't hard and fast, and can be boiled down to a few simple guidelines that will ensure that you have a great meal with great wines.

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How Climate Can Affect Wine

The climate that grapes are grown in will affect the wine that is produced from those grapes. There are many variables that go into making a bottle of wine. The amount of sun the grapes received, the care that the vines receive, the amount of water the grapes have received during the growing season…

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Heatwave 2019

Winemakers throughout the south of France are reeling from the damage caused by a record setting heatwave.  Cries of “Je n’ai jamais vu çà!” (“I’ve never seen that [in all my life]”) are drowning the chant of cicadas that form the usual soundscape of this Mediterranean French winegrowing region.  

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Vinisud 2018

Hi friends, Julia here to share a little bit about my first time at Vinisud in Montpellier, France this past February. If you're not sure what that is don't worry, I was right there with you. Maiden + Liberty has given me a crash course in the industry and guess what? They have large conferences where people get together to talk shop. Revolutionary!

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Parisian Winter

You may have noticed an up-tick in photos from Paris, France on our social media recently. That's because the entire M+L family took a trip to see our founders and Raphael, their cute little French-American blend, a few weeks ago.

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