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Les Arboises

Les Arboises, Domaine Guiberteau, Saumur

Les Arboises A stunning, single vineyard example of ageworthy Cabernet Franc from Saumur. No more than 20 cases imported per year. Winemaker notes: Aging potential : more than 15 years. Grape Variety: Cabernet Franc Vine age: Planted in 1957  – Watch the amazing story of the winery’s history during WWII and the decades that followed below. Pruning: […]

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Man dressed as chicken, running a marathon. (Not Scott Kerrigan)

Chef Perry’s Roast Chicken: Perfect Post Marathon Fuel

Twice now, the Candid team has dropped into a restaurant run by our friends Sue Kim and Peter Drohomyrecky to celebrate success at the Chicago Marathon, and twice now Chef Perry Hendrix’s Roast Chicken has been at the center of our experience. The first time, in 2010, we ate post race at Custom House Tavern. […]

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Romain Guiberteau at Domaine Guiberteau, Saumur France.

Domaine Guiberteau in Chicago and Paris

When might you open at bottle of Romain Guiberteau’s Chenin Blanc?  Here in Chicago, you can try it at Acadia, where the “Domaine” is poured by the glass.  I’d suggest a glass with their main course of stonington lobster pie with pearl onions, carrot, sour cream pastry, tarragon pommes dauphine. Should you find yourself in Paris, […]

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