Bomber of the Month: November
De Glazen Toren D'Erpe Mere Saison 750
Brewery De Glazen Toren is a Belgian brewery located in Mere , a district of Erpe-Mere near Aalst . Teacher and beer enthusiast Jef Van den Steen got to know soulmate Dirk De Pauw at the end of the 1980s via the municipal politics in Erpe-Mere. They started brewing themselves by way of hobby and decided to take the brewing course at Ghent University College CTL (today University College Ghent ) to better their brewing knowledge. After this, the quality of their beer improved. The success of these hobby brothers made them think of setting up a more professional brewery, without giving up their main profession. In the e...
Mile High's Wine of the Week: November 8th
Domaine Coste Chaude “Madrigal” Cotes du Rhone Villages Visan 2016
$14.99 or 13.99 per bottle for 6 or more bottles
The wines of France’s Southern Rhone valley are some of the most interesting, versatile, and drinkable in the world. Further, they represent some of the best values in premium Reds that you’ll find anywhere. This week we have the new 2016 vintage of Madrigal, Domaine Coste Chaude’s Cotes du Rhone Villages from Visan. This wine is freaking good. Like, silly good! It showcases everything that the critics love about the 2016 vintage displaying an exceptional balance between opulently ripe fruit, classic peppery spice, and all that wonderfully layered earthy complexity that makes the Rhone such a special...