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Tuesday, June 19, 2007

getting frenchy

(currently listening to french hip hop and drinking french wine, occasionally getting up to try choreographing while in Kansas Briefs, H&M German halter top and sneakers. Zoe would laugh at me... and ask me where my heels are!)

I like this rose:

mas de gourgonnier
Les Baux de Provence
Appellation les Beaux de Provence Controlee
2005
Imported by North Berkeley Imports


hee hee; Berkeley. Amusing, non? After like 10 bottles of rose that were sad and disappointing, I finally found one that wasn't sweet and yet still tastes of berries. Next stop: the spiciness that was in the rose's that I had in France.

The Frenchman at Cafe Couleur told me right: the French don't export their rose; they keep it for themselves. The safest way to go is to look for rose's from Cote de Provence (there were none at BevMo), but Beux de Provence is pretty damn close.

YAY.
SCREW the American selections.
I WILL conquer the importing doom and find the yum.

love
me

PS: feel free to bring me more of it! I just finished it :(

PPS: in the Midwest, you can find size 8 in cute stuff, because they actually stock higher sizes (I'm talking cute underwear, ladies), so everyone my size and bigger doesn't have to buy my size and leave it sold out.
Consequently, I went to 2 WalMarts and bought about oh... 30 pairs of cute undies.
THANK YOU, KANSAS.

Also, I love french hip hop and this is my long-lost favorite french hip-hop video:

3 comments:

Thomas said...

For more on French hip-hop, check Yo La La!, my French rap podcast.

Site: http://www.yolala.org
Feed: http://www.yolala.org/yolala.xml

Queen Zombie said...

hee hee; that's funny; I looked at your webcast while I was searching for Daim's!

Anonymous said...

Ummmm...BevMo does carry Rose from Provence...even has the mas de gourgonnier

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Dance & Fitness Faculty member at San Francisco Peninsula Community Colleges, Director, Choreographer & Featured Dancer, Founder of the Living Dead Girlz, and Owner of the Steele Dance Company, which provides entertainment for festivals, corporate events, conventions and private events. Teaching private dance lessons and creating choreography since 1997, Steele graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a Double Major in Dance and Comparative Literature and completed her Master of Fine Arts in Dance and Choreography at Mills College. She has toured all the major cities in Germany and performed at the Cannes Film Festival as the featured dancer in TRIP -- Remix Your Experience, a multimedia exhibition of film, live music and art. Steele has also performed as a featured dancer for RJ Reynolds (CAMEL) promotional events. Steele currently manages the go-go dancers of "Poor Impulse Control," who perform frequently in San Francisco's industrial, alternative, and rock venues.

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