Le Cracheur d’Or

Paris Wine ExpoOenophiles unite! Last weekend was the biannual Salon des Vins des Vignerons Ind├ępendants in Paris (aka The Independent Wine Producers Expo) and Francesco and I marked the occasion by shirking (shouldering?) our Sunday morning paternal duties to hit the bottles. We made some decent discoveries, which included the bizarrely named “3rd annual Golden Spitter Contest” (as in: How classy can you make spitting out wine look?). Francesco was tempted to show off his finely honed cracheur skills, but ultimately we decided that it would not be a good idea to show up the French at their own game. Continue reading “Le Cracheur d’Or”