mars, 2018

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Champagne: the sublime camouflages of Lui Bolin for Ruinart

Source: Maison Ruinart Champagne house Ruinart has collaborated with Chinese artist Liu Bolin for the 2018 instalment of its yearly ...

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Château Guiraud: a first class Sauternes in more ways than one

Château Guiraud enjoys a favourable reputation in Sauternes. In 2011, it became the first premier grand cru domain from the ...

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New record: €8,512 for a Jean-Louis Chave Cathelin Hermitage

This cult Hermitage domain continues to impress. The iDealwine auction on the 28th February saw a bottle of its almost ...

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Auction Report: wines from Domaine Jacques-Frédéric Mugnier continue to soar

The trend may not be recent but it is certainly intensifying. Domaine Jacques-Frédéric Mugnier has magnificent plots in Musigny, Chambolle- ...

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An introduction to iDealwine

The iDealwine team We’ve come a long way since we first started 18 years ago and, with exciting projects in ...

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Champagne: all change at Pol Roger

The current cellar master at renowned Champagne house Pol Roger, Dominique Petit, will retire next month, his shoes being filled ...

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Les Vignes de Paradis, a Savoie domain that goes against the grain

Dominique Lucas has a 7.5 hectares plot in Haute-Savoie. In an effort to keep his freedom, he has ventured into ...

Number crunching: 15 facts and figures about the wine industry

We’ve compiled a list of 15 intriguing facts and figures to do with the wonderful world of wine: Wine production ...

3 Must Haves to kick start your cellar

Looking for the perfect trio to kick start your cellar? We’ve selected three classic and cellar worthy bottles for you ...