Tag: Bordeaux

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Pairing wine with lamb

Our top tips for those of you celebrating Easter with a traditional lamb dinner this weekend.

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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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The fabulous destiny of Château Lafite Rothschild

You don’t need to be a wine buff to know that Château Lafite has quite the reputation. Once the tipple of ...

Bordeaux wines now contain three times fewer pesticides than less than 4 years ago

The topic of pesticides in wine and particularly in the wines of Bordeaux has become a recurring topic in the ...

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Saint-Estèphe: the elegance of Phélan Ségur

Renowned among connoisseurs for its great elegance, suppleness and typical aromas of cedar, Château Phélan Ségur, in Saint-Estèphe, has a ...

Top 20 of Bordeaux wines

Our regional ranking of grands crus sold at auction in the first half of 2017 would obviously not be complete ...

Château Smith Haut Lafitte: Pessac-Léognan success story

The Château Smith Haut Lafitte has been THE reference of great Pessac-Léognan wines for several years. This historical domain from ...

May de Lencquesaing receives Lifetime Achievement Award from IWC

Honouring a career spanning over 40 years, May de Lencquesaing, ‘Grande Dame’ of Glenelly Wine Estate in Stellenbosch, shareholder of ...

Nightlife at Vinexpo

Vinexpo is an ideal place for professional meetings, although in the evening, Bordeaux and the neighbouring vineyards switch to a ...

Vinexpo 2017: Bordeaux, irreplaceable setting for the wine sector

Vinexpo, the long established Bordeaux wine-and-spirit trade fair ended on 21st June on a successful note. iDealwine team represented by ...