Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “wine”

The Wine Monk Of Andalucía

Scott Myers, a Louisiana boy making Syrah in the mountains of southern Spain

Posted June 11th, 2019

Here, Not There

The difference between France, Spain, and where we live

Posted July 12th, 2015

Deep France

Traveling in a land and among a people steeped in grace and tradition

Posted July 7th, 2015

Small Is Delicious

When small business owners and craftsmen can outcompete the big guys

Posted January 27th, 2015

Training the Mind

Aspiring to appreciate art and knowledge greater than what is immediately apparent

Posted January 21st, 2015

C’était La Vie

Which means, “That was life.” If France didn’t exist, we would have …

Posted August 1st, 2014

Patrick Leigh Fermor’s Rhineland Christmas

Patrick Leigh Fermor spends Christmas, 1933, in a German town on the …

Posted May 23rd, 2014

James Mason On Bum Wine

I owe an eternal hathos debt to the reader who sent me …

Posted December 14th, 2013

Peak Wine? Oh No!

Peak oil, I can live with. But peak wine? The US and …

Posted October 29th, 2013

Terroir: The Glory Of France

What a great country, France! From the NYT: The importance of terroir …

Posted August 31st, 2013

The Free Market Killed Her Daddy

Reader Peter K. passes along the above TV ad running in Pennsylvania. …

Posted August 12th, 2013

France Is Going To Hell

First there was the recent shocking revelation that many French restaurants are …

Posted July 16th, 2013

Down With Pennsylvania’s Socialist Liquor Stores

The liberal American Prospect observes that the state of Pennsylvania’s monopoly on …

Posted March 29th, 2013

France, What Is Your Problem?

I expect Fred Gion and Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry to launch a full-scale investigation …

Posted March 26th, 2013

Stereotypes And France

Regarding my post about “acceptable prejudice,” I am here to tell you …

Posted October 30th, 2012