La Mouline

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.

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.

chateau

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…

Lafon

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.

Terrasse Elise one

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.

Etienne Sauzet one

Domaine Etienne Sauzet, the splendour of the Puligny-Montrachet terroir

A reference of Puligny-Montrachet, Domaine Etienne Sauzet produces refined and elegant wines that are world renowned. Learn more about our new partner domain.

Comte Abbatucci

Comte Abbatucci: the spirit of Corsica

We are delighted to present our new Wine of the Week, Comte Abbatucci. Exceptional Corsican cuvées that evoke the longstanding winemaking tradition of this great island.

Domaine-La-Bouissiere

Domaine La Bouïssière: wines with altitude

Nestled in the heart of the Dentelles de Montmirail lies Domaine la Bouïssière, a jewel in the crown of Gigondas. We learn more about this family domain.

south west france

The principle grape varieties of France | Part 3: The South West

Next stop: South West France. From the peaks of the Pyrénées to the fringes of Bordeaux, we look at the weird and wonderful varieties of this great region.