This week the 25th edition of Millésime Bio (biggest biologic wine fair in the world) took place in Marseille and according to a recent survey presented during this exhibition : organic viticulture creates employment in France. This survey developed by UMR Moisa (Supagro Montpellier/Inra) shows the differences between conventional and biological viticulture through employment. Some points … Lire la suite Organic viticulture is good for employment !
The vintage 1996 is graded 4/5 by Decanter.com, and described as « pure, elegant wines with the ability to age ». Let’s say it is the vintage of the century ! Weather Conditions Very warm weather in June led to a swift flowering. The summer was unsettled and August was relatively cool, but late August and all September … Lire la suite The ultimate guide for 1996 red Burgundy wines
It can be difficult to choose a good bottle of wine properly when you are not expert. Here are some tips on how to choose your bottle in a quick glance. First of all, it’s about defining when you’re going to drink the wine. Is it to offer? A feast meal ? A simple family … Lire la suite HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR BOTTLE OF WINE?
WELCOM IN CHATEAU SAINT AHON This week, we will talk about a property that inaugurated last year a new activity: the visit of the Gardens equipped with QRcodes, a first in Blanquefort for the Castle Saint Ahon. About twenty explanatory panels have been set up along an interactive path: my name, the crus bourgeois, the … Lire la suite WELCOM IN CHATEAU SAINT AHON
2016 is just finished but we can already predict some trends for this new year which will make you enthusiast for sure ! 1. More and more wine apps … Nowadays, any connected wine lover uses his smartphone to discover and learn about wine. Vivino, Drync or WineAdvisor … a lot of apps … Lire la suite You want to be aware of the wine drinking trends for 2017 ? Read this !
Board with us to Australia, but not any : the sparkling one ! It’s time to celebrate the new coming year with sparkling, why wouldn’t you choose Australian one ? Australia is the fifth largest sparkling wine exporter for US$40 million, behind France and Italy with their very well-known Champagne and Prosecco. Australia is also the … Lire la suite Welcome to sparkling Australia !
On this special day, we wish you a merry Christmas. For this unique moment, we decided to offer you also a rather unique article that corresponds to this moment of sharing and cheerfulness. Here are some tips and tricks on wine: 1– During the meal it is important to use the wines from the youngest … Lire la suite Tips & Tricks
Last week-end, Edouard was in Bordeaux for the annual bordeaux tasting where, during two days, about 8,000 wine lovers came to taste and discover fine wines. This year was the 5th edition of the event and it was divided between 5 places for 5 themes around the « place de la Bourse » : “la bulle” at … Lire la suite Bordeaux tasting 2016
For the second post, we’ve decided to take you part of a trip of us. We invite you to discover the other side of the Atlantic, on the west coast, California. Just between San Francisco and Los Angeles, at three-hours drive from each one, Paso Robles is probably the best road trip for a wine … Lire la suite L’Aventure Winery – Paso Robles – California
For the first time write, we’ve decided to take you part of one of our trips ! We’ve had the chance to be received by the Cahors wines inter-profession. Well known for its incredible know-how for Malbec, , this little town of the Lot (departement of Sth-Wst of France) taught us how to enjoy its … Lire la suite A week end in Cahors