On my table today is love, abundance and presence. One of the silver linings of our current situation is the opportunity to sit quietly and be present with our families and share a meal. A good meal - one that took hours together to prepare.
I know that over the past couple of days, I have done just that with my own family. It has helped ease our anxiety, given us an activity to share and then relish our hard work together. I would like to encourage you to do the same, as deliciousness is possible against the backdrop of a crisis. As I was inspired by the New York Times article this morning: "Deliciousness improves moods and inspires hope and connectivity."
I encourage you to share and savour a bottle of wine at your table with your meal. JoieFarm wines have always been for created “for the table”; they are delicious on their own, but always elevated by good food and good company.
Please stay safe, healthy and positive.
Célébration de la Vie was created in memory of our friend, collaborator and prolific artist, Dale Nigel Gobel, as a celebration of his life and works. Dale created JoieFarm’s labels and graphics for 19 years, including the original Joie logo doodle in 2001. His ‘look and feel’ has permeated the spirit of JoieFarm for two decades strong and this special wine was inspired by him and intended to celebrate springtime and the renewal that comes with this hopeful season.