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LA-LA-LA: the legendary Guigal trio

Known affectionately as the LA-LA-LA wines, we take you on a tour of the three special single vineyard cuvées of the famous Guigal: La Mouline, La Landonne and La Turque.

Clos Canarelli: a beacon in the fine wines of Corsica

Our new Wine of the Week calls the beautiful, rugged Corsican landscape home. A dynamic producer and a true icon of Mediterranean viticulture, it’s Clos Canarelli.

How to choose a good wine (even when you know nothing about wine)

Picking a wine can seem a daunting task, especially to neophytes! We’ve compiled a list of the golden rules to follow so you can choose a bottle with confidence.

The 10 wine tasting terms to know

Impress at your next tasting with these ten sophisticated terms! iDealwine is on hand to guide you through the less evident expressions used in wine tasting world.

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Why is it Château in Bordeaux and Domaine in Burgundy?

Ever wondered why we talk about "châteaux" in Bordeaux and "domaines" in Burgundy? We look at the intriguing history of behind these two terms and what they really mean…

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Vincent Dancer: grace, elegance and balance

Once a stranger to the land of Burgundy, Vincent Dancer produces precise and delicate wines. A glimpse into the world of a winemaker truly at one with his terroir.

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iDealwine return to Shanghai for Le Grand Tasting

iDealwine jet off to Shanghai this weekend for Le Grand Tasting. We’ll be pouring delectable wines and leading a masterclass for the wine lovers of this vibrant city.

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Influential Burgundy figure Albert Bichot passes away

The key player Albert Bichot from the famous Beaune negociant company has died at the age of 87. We reflect on his great achievements in the world of wine.

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Domaine des Héritiers du Comte Lafon, serious Mâcon that doesn’t break the bank

We cast an eye on Domaine des Héritiers du Comte Lafon. Laid out to biodynamics, Dominique Lafon’s Mâconnais operation offers affordable and finely crafted Chardonnays.

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Domaine de la Terrasse d’Elise, a leading light of the Languedoc

Our new Wine of the Week lets you discover one of the finest references of the Languedoc at honest prices. Learn more about this domain and its monovarietal masterpieces.