Champagne Club June 2022

Here at PlumpJack we take pride in being your “Sommelier” - curating for you with thought and intention. However, this month we decided to go showcase a few favorites of actual Sommeliers. In a world...

July 2021 Wine of the Month : A Toast to Terroir

Terroir is a tricky concept.  A broad French term (‘sense of place’ is the most common translation)  used to signal specificity (Randall Graham of Bonny Doon identifies it as “the precise opposite of nowhereness”), it...

Champagne Club April 2021

Spring has arrived! Flowers are blooming all around, the weather is warm, the days are getting longer, all calling for more time outdoors. We all want to see our friends and families after such a...

Q4 Red Rogues Club: Northern Rhone

The Rhône River begins its life way to the north in Switzerland. As it makes it way down through the length of France, it widens to become the central feature of the Rhône valley, which...