• Domaines Paul Mas ‘Vignes de Nicole' Cabernet Sauvignon - Syrah (2018)

    19 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    When I picked up a bottle of this week's featured wine last March at a shop in southern Quebec (on my last trip out of the United States before the pandemic), I assumed the European heron on the label of the 2018 Domaines Paul Mas ‘Vignes de Nicole' Cabernet - Syrah blend was a Gray Heron. My last trip to Europe may have taken place years before I became a birder, but this is one of those European species I tell myself I can recognize thanks to its occasional appearance in the appendices of some North American field guides that describe casual and accidental rarities from Eurasia. And...
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