Wine

Our Booze-olutions for 2020

As 2019 ends and 2020 begins, all of us at France 44 have begun reflecting on the past year. Two…

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Give the Gift of Education

Ahh, the sweet scent of pine needles in the air, the choking smog on 44th Street from the idling SUVs,…

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‘Twas the Weeks Before Christmas…

‘Twas the weeks before Christmas, when all through France 44 All creatures were stirring, in and out the door The…

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Gifts for the Holidays Made Easy

France 44 is a mecca for taking care of the wine, spirits, beer, and cider holiday gifts on your list.…

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The France-4-4 on Thanksgiving, Drink Choices, and the In-Laws

by Chaz Fenske As the end of November comes, people begin reflecting on their New Year’s Resolutions, how sweet and…

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You Ruined My Wine, And I Love It

We already know all your arguments: I don’t like sweet wines. I don’t like high-alcohol wines. Madeira is only for…

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Rediscovering Piedmont: The Wines of La Miraja

The La Miraja wine estate is located in an 11th century castle of Castagnole Monferrato, in the region of Piedmont,…

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France 44: Polished Grit and Evolution

We always say that whenever the zombie apocalypse finally happens and you need to hole up somewhere, there's really no…

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Back-tracking to El Bierzo

Bierzo: an unknown region with an unknown signature grape that needs a little rediscovery.

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