mars, 2015

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Meursault and Marsannay return to the forefront

All French appellations have their « sleeping beauties », those who lack in fame despite their exceptional heritage. Until “Prince Charming” (an ...

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What are the (true) vintages of the century?

Some wine regions claim to produce a great vintage, or even “vintage of the century”, every other year! But despite ...

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Are “old vines” really old?

Chances are, you’ve bought a wine with the term “old vines”, or « vieilles vignes« , on the label. But when can ...

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Sulphur in wine – is it good or bad?

This is a debate that hardly existed 15 years ago, but has now become a controversial topic among wine lovers ...

Online auction Rhône

High bids for Clos de Tart, Côte-Rôtie and Champagne

One of the February Online Auctions at iDealwine attracted particularly active buyers from outside of France. Representing 30 different countries, ...

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Selecting the right glass

The shape and size of a wine glass is very important and while experts believe that a wine shows best ...

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Are aged wines still valuable?

Previous iDealwine auctions recorded impressive prices for older vintage wines. Now is the time to sort out your wine cellar! ...

Tasting made easy: understanding tannins

The word “tannin” may not be a part of everyday life, but it is often used when tasting red wine. ...

Vertical Mouton Rothschild

How much is a vertical of Mouton Rothschild worth?

Château Mouton Rothschild’s labels are annually illustrated by a renowned artist, making it particularly suited to be sold as a ...

When to sell wine

When to sell your wine

Knowing when to sell a wine is just as important as knowing which wine to sell. Our criteria guide below ...

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