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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.

Macron headlines

Meanwhile in France…Macron affirms wine’s position in French culture

Wine has found itself unwillingly in the headlines in recent months. We look at the debate surrounding France’s much adored national drink.

Guffens one

Jean-Marie Guffens-Heynen, master of the Mâconnais

Jean-Marie Guffens-Heynen’s reputation precedes him. Hailed as a master of Chardonnay, Jean-Marie has been influential in elevating the reputation of ...

Alsace

The principle grape varieties of France | Part 2: Alsace

This week in our tour of the grape varieties of France we head to Alsace. Its perilous location on the ...

Primeurs-Bordeaux

The Bordeaux En Primeur System

You probably hear about the en primeur each year in the spring. And no doubt you know a little bit about ...

Champagne exportation

Champagne exports in 2017: a record year

The Comité Champagne (Comité interprofessionnel du vin de Champagne) has announced that Champagne has set a new record for turnover ...

grape varieties bordeaux

The principle grape varieties of France | Part 1: Bordeaux

Welcome to the iDealwine guide to the grape varieties of France! We’ll take you on a tour of all the ...