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Domain Dominique Piron: the fantastic terroirs of Beaujolais

We have the pleasure of presenting you with our allocation of the week: domain Dominique Piron. A telephone conversation with this celebrated vigneron.

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Auction: a Parisian enthusiast’s cellar and 3,000 fantastic lots

Explore the excellent cellar of a Burgundy enthusiast and a collection of bottles that may cause some scuffles between bidders…

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Buying tips: if I like this type of wine, which appellations should I choose?

It’s natural for novices to wonder which regions to focus on if, for example, they like fruity reds or slightly acidic whites. Here are a few pointers to help you ...

Our fixed-price sale must-have wines for the summer

Here’s hoping for an Indian summer! A look at our favourites in the Summer Wines sale, as well as some newcomers, to be tasted throughout the month of September.

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Bordeaux: the top 20 highest-priced bottles at auction (first semester of 2018)

Here it is: the top 20 most expensive Bordeaux at auction so far in 2018. Unsurprisingly old vintages and the stars of Pomerol lead the way…

Burgundy: the top 20 highest-priced bottles at auction (first semester of 2018)

The top dogs, the crème de la crème, here are the 20 most expensive bottles of Burgundy to sell on the iDealwine auction platform so far in 2018.

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François Mikulski, Meursault elegance and purity

This week we turn our attention to Meursault and, more specifically, one of our favourite domains of this appellation: François ...

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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?

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What conditions are necessary for producing a great wine? | Part 1

How does climate affect a vineyard exactly? Part 1 of our guide lays out the conditions needed to produce a great wine.

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How to store an opened bottle

What do you do when the bottle is already open? iDealwine offers you some suggestions for your next partly drunk bottle.