Bonjour! In Good Taste’s Passport Wines feature some of the most loved varietals from one of the oldest wine growing regions in the world. Think of these wines as your first-class ticket to Bordeaux and the Rhône valley without having to leave the comfort of your couch. Each bottle is crafted by the masters and steeped in tradition, flavor, and Old World Charm. These wines feature a sumptuous Bordeaux Rouge, a refreshing Provence rosé, and a crisp, cool Rhone white blend. You’ll feel like you're in the French countryside the minute the cork comes off.
You probably know that the Tour de France is held on Ventoux Mountain in France, but did you know that the same area is known for its high-altitude rosé? This is the kind of quintessential French rosé that you don’t need to spin your wheels over—it’s simply delicious, crisp, and perfect for warm weather. Despite its delicate, pale pink color, each sip is lush with flavor, from tropical passionfruit and zesty citrus to refreshing melon. This has the potential to be your new summer go-to, so we’d suggest stocking up.
When you picture medieval folk sitting around a feast with goblets of wine, chances are they were drinking Bordeaux. This wine has been made in France since forever and is arguably the most classic French wine out there. Bordeaux is known for its full body, smoky notes, and rich, oaky taste. If you love cabs, chances are you will adore Bordeaux. For our Passport wines, we had to include this classic French red for you to sip and enjoy to your heart’s content. Best savored over a rich meal like lamb ragu, ratatouille, or BBQ.
The Burgundy region of France is home to their best Pinot Noirs, but we took the grapes into our own hands to create something extra special with our Coteaux Bourguignons. It’s a blend of Pinot Noir and Gamay, which results in a French red that’s light in body but full in flavor. The ripest blueberries and freshest herbs can be easily detected in this French burgundy blend. May we suggest pairing it with some creamy brie and freshly baked bread? It’s a oui-ning combo.
You won’t need a passport to transport your senses to the charming landscape of the French countryside with In Good Taste’s Passport Wines. Say oui to the time-tested varietals that make Bordeaux and the Rhône valley some of the most famous and renowned wine growing regions in the world. Experience the richness of our Bordeaux Rouge, the delightful flavors of our Provence rosé, and the bright refreshment of our Rhone white blend. Your tastebuds will feel well-traveled the moment that you take the first sip.