Around the World in 10 Blogs...Our Top Ten on

Rather than stare at my navel and offer only US or French sites, I went global with my Around the World in 10 Blogs list offered on

I hope you benefit from the trip.

Thanks to Wendy for thinking we were worth it.

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Not Color Blind, 'Gris de Gris', Wine in Another Shade of Pink (Sud de France 2)

Nov 14
I tasted a number of Rosé wines over the summer but did not expect to see any of them at the Sud de France tasting. Actually I was stopped (admonished) by the lady representing Kermit Lynch at the event when I called this Domaine de Fontsainte Corbieres (2007) a Rosé. No she said, it is a 'Gris de Gris'. Nothing to do with the Gris-gris, talismans found in voodoo and New Orleans happenings as Pourquoi...
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Credit Crunch Lunch...Brown Bag or Not?

Nov 17
The grim headline 'Three million jobless' by 2010 (BBC, November 17) illustrated by a Credit Crunch Lunch 3.98 (British Pounds that is) picture shot got me on the hunt for more on the topic. As far back as April 2008, Restaurants gain appetite for credit crunch lunch (This is London, Evening Standard, UK) was sharing 'best buys' from Good Food Guide London in the "lunchtime table d'hôte at some of the city's top dining rooms...