octobre, 2017

Château de Villeneuve

Château de Villeneuve, historical domain from Saumur

For a long time, Château de Villeneuve is a reference from Saumur. Its organic, fresh, pure and fruity wines attract ...

Natural wine

Natural wine, Isabelle Legeron MW

Today « natural » wines are moving things and divide connoisseurs. Yet, these wines have their share of mystery. What is basically ...

alcohol foreign language

Alcohol easing foreign language conversations

Who hasn’t already felt a little more comfortable speaking a foreign language over a drink? It seems that with moderate ...

Domain of Penglai

Lafite: selling a Chinese wine in 2018?

A few days ago, Decanter revealed unpublished information on the upcoming commercialization of the first Chinese vintage of Domaines Barons ...

2015 wine: a reference year for Southern French regions

Continuing our saga on the 2015 vintage, let’s head south, with great successes, especially for Bordeaux Grands Crus.

2017

2017: a historically low harvest 

After the superb 2015 and 2016, will the 2017 fall under the curse of the vintages finishing by « 7 »? If ...

Saint-Estephe

Saint-Estèphe: the elegance of Phélan Ségur

Renowned among connoisseurs for its great elegance, suppleness and typical aromas of cedar, Château Phélan Ségur, in Saint-Estèphe, has a ...

2015 wine: great scores for Northern French regions

The long-awaited 2015 wine announced as exceptional, is now bottled, and can be bought. To guide you through your purchases, ...

La-Fleur-Petrus

Pomerol star of Bordeaux | Auction report

The appellation Pomerol has attracted the appetite of amateurs during the online auction which ended on 29th August. Let’s discuss ...

Domaine Leroy

Domaine Leroy: record bids | Auction report

Icon from Côte de Nuits, Domaine Leroy triggers connoisseur’s interest, because of the excellent level of the wines and their ...