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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%.

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The iDealwine vinification glossary | Part 1: Red wine

We’ve compiled a glossary of the terms used to describe the various stages of vinification. Part 1 focuses on those tricky terms used in the production of red wine.

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Clos Naudin: a family affair

This Vouvray domain has, with each generation, lost not a bit of its soul or expertise, producing pure, taut, complex wines which traverse the years with remarkable ease.

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Château de Carles: a grand cru in all but name

The Fronsac appellation might not have any Grands Crus, but if it did, it would have to be Haut-Carles!

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Valentine’s wines and the iDealwine gift card

Live, love and share good wine. Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day is the perfect guise for offering a bottle to your other half.

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Focus | Established names and rising stars of Burgundy, just under 200 domains in the spotlight

Calling all fans of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay: our inexhaustible selection of fine Burgundian wine has all you could possibly wish for!

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Allocation of the week | Philippe Pacalet, natural wines from the Côte d’Or

We tell you how Philippe Pacalet came to be known as the “revealer of terroir”.

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Languedoc-Roussillon: new additions and must-try wines

As January has us dreaming of warmer climes, we shine the spotlight on a region that is lacking in neither sunshine nor fine wines.

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Should you decant your wine?

To decant or not to decant – that is the often controversial question. What is the best way to prepare your wine before serving?

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A morning spent at Domain Weinbach

This week we turn to Alsace, a region we are particularly fond of, where this domain, renowned for its biodynamic methods and vibrant wines reigns supreme.