mars, 2019

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Bordeaux 2016 | iDealwine’s top picks from the UGCB tasting

Our team was lucky enough to participate in the Parisian tasting of the 2016 vintage last week, with no fewer than 111 châteaux present. We share our top picks.

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The terroirs of Bordeaux

For some, the mere mention of “Bordeaux” – a little like “Champagne” – is simply a mark of quality, rather ...

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Bordeaux: our fondest tasting memories

This week, we’re sharing our best Bordeaux memories. Whether they are formal tastings, iDealwine wine fairs or personal experiences, here ...

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Hospices de Nuits auctions: total sales down by over 15%

The 58th Hospices de Nuits-Saint-Georges auctions took place last Sunday 18th March, with a disappointing result, down 15%.

Perrine Fenal named new co-director of Domaine de la Romanée-Conti

Perrine Fenal is named the new co-director of mythic Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, succeeding her cousin, Henry-Frédéric Roch, who passed away last November.

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The iDealwine vinification glossary | Part 3: Elevage

The last instalment of our vinification glossary explains the terms used during the élevage process, the final vinification stages before bottling.

Terroir-driven champagnes from Domain Francis Boulard et Fille

Francis Boulard and his daughter Delphine come from a family of winegrowers and makers that goes back at least six generations… We cast our attention to this producer of terroir-driven ...

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Jacques Devauges named director of Clos des Lambrays

Former director of Clos de Tart, Jacques Devauges has been appointed head of neighbouring Clos des Lambrays, owned by LVMH.

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The iDealwine vinification glossary | Part 2: White wine

After focusing on the technical jargon used by winemakers in the production of red wine, a little lesson on the terms thrown about in the winery while making white wine.

Domain Jean Foillard | Natural Morgon wines and the best of the Beaujolais

This discrete Beaujolais domain continues to attract wine enthusiasts from around the world – us included!