août, 2019

FOOD NL

The wine enemies: foods that undermine your wine

Oenophiles be wary! Stay vigilant against the food “enemies” that could spoil your wine. A brief overview of what to avoid with your next bottle.

Rhône | Highest-priced bottles of 2019 so far

Our tour de France of the year’s most expensive bottles sold at auction takes us to the Rhône valley, where landmark years and collectable bottles are attracting most interest.

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Non-French wines | Highest-priced bottles of 2019 so far

We travel to the four corners of the globe to discover which regions and wines attracted wine lovers most in the six months of 2019.

Jean-Marc Burgaud : the unmissable Beaujolais

One of the greats Beaujolais, Jean-Marc Burgaud holds the secret of making both condensed and precise wines.

Jura, Savoy, Alsace | iDealwine selection to explore those regions

We highlight three regions: let’s explore our selection from Jura, Savoy and Alsace. We offer you a complimentary map of Alsace vineyards when you buy more than 6 bottles.

A poke bowl pairing

Move aside sushi, the latest trend to hit the food world is poke! iDealwine is on hand to answer that all-important question of wine pairing.

Auctions: fine summer days call for fine wines

For this second half of August, we’ve concocted a top-class selection, with fine wines from every region and a catalogue dedicated to a private collection.

Église de Cabanac ( Mauroux - Lot )

South-West | 20 highest-priced bottles at auction this year so far

Our regional auction analysis takes us to the South-West, where mature vintages and large-format bottles have pride of place.

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Loire | Highest-priced wines at auction so far this year

We head to the Loire, to learn more about which bottles had wine lovers’ hearts racing this semester.

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Sniffing out wine faults

With careful consideration you choose a beautiful bottle from your cellar and pour a glass only to be greeted by a horrible smell or strange taste! Why?