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Millésima Blog Awards: Win this award for an unforgettable immersion in the prestigious heart of Bordeaux!

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Regina Von Gootkin (USA), Michelle Williams (USA), Madelyne Meyer (Switzerland), Jeremy Wilson (USA), Mike Turner (GB) und Tomislav Ivanovic (Serbia): They were the 6 winners of the edition in 2016. Their experience in Bordeaux remains unique and unforgotten. The Millésima Blog Awards: We promise you a journey full of discoveries. These talented bloggers remember with pleasure the day when – ... Read More »

THE HOUSE GOSSET, CHAMPAGNE TRADITION SINCE 1584

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The oldest wine house from Champagne, founded in 1584 in Aÿ For over four centuries, the wine house Gosset represents its know-how in blending and aging of handcrafted wines from Champagne. In 1584, Pierre Gosset, lay judge of Aÿ and winemaker, produced wines, often red, with the harvest of his own vines. At this time, two wines struggled for the ... Read More »

Maison Deutz : Excellence in Champagne

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Generations of Passion Located in Ay, in the renowned and celebrated terroirs of the Marne Valley, the history of the House of Deutz is one of inspired and passionate generations of winemakers. The House was born in 1838, the fruit of a meeting between William Deutz and Pierre-Hubert Geldermann, wine merchants originally from Aix-La-Chapelle. They combined their expertise and knowledge ... Read More »

Millesima Blog Awards 2017 – It’s back! The fourth edition with Asia.

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It’s back! Millesima has the pleasure to announce the fourth edition of its annual Blog Awards Remember, Millesima created its Blog Awards in 2013 to honour the passionate wine blogging community and to share outstanding wine writing with our 90,000+ clients around the world. In 2017, we are excited to give a more “global” aspect to the contest. The Blog Awards ... Read More »

LOUIS LATOUR, IN THE HEART OF ALOXE-CORTON

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Louis Latour, an exceptional winery… The independent family-owned winery Louis Latour was founded in 1797 and is now managed by Louis-Fabrice Latour, representing the seventh generation. Still in its original birthplace, the hill of Corton, it has preserved its exceptional heritage for over 200 years thanks to the visionary and ambitious spirit of the winemakers. The Latour family, growers in ... Read More »

Château Haut-Brion : Legendary Growth in Pessac-Léognan

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Birth of a Grand Cru Considered as the oldest vineyard of Bordeaux, the estate was born when Jean de Pontac bought the royal house of Haut-Brion in 1533. The Gascon geographic designation „Haut-Brion“ refers to the gravelly elevated terrain situated between the La Peugue and Le Serpent streams. It derived from the Celtic word “briga”, meaning hill or high place. The red ... Read More »

“The Mystery Wine” – Weekend of the Grands Crus

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We reveale the secret behind the “Mystery Wine”   The Millesima team was present at the Weekend of the Grands Crus – organized by the Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux –  today, the 4th of June, and we organized an open blind tasting. This game of “Guess the Mystery Wine” attracted many visitors and wine enthusiasts. Everyone tasted a wine blind ... Read More »

Château Léoville-Poyferré – Futures 2015

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Château Léoville-Poyferré Appellation: Saint-Julien Classification: 2ème cru classé en 1855 One of three Léoville estates created by inheritance, marriage and sale. The estate is noted for its distinctive architecture, which deftly blends modern materials with traditional forms. Similarly, the winemaking combines historic terroir with the precision allowed by cutting-edge methods. The vineyards have been extensively replanted since the late 1970s, ... Read More »

Château Calon Ségur – Futures 2015

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  Château Calon Ségur Appellation: Saint-Estèphe Classification: 3ème cru classé en 1855 Calon Ségur’s iconic label, with its name in red prominently encircled by a heart, is a tribute to Nicolas-Alexandre, Marquis de Ségur, known as “The Prince of the Vines.” He famously stated “I make my wine at Lafite and Latour, but my heart is in Calon.” The wine, ... Read More »

Bordeaux Wine Festival 2016

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For the 10th consecutive year, the city of wine celebrates “Bordeaux Fête le Vin” (“Bordeaux Wine Festival”). This event is the largest “festival” of wine in Bordeaux and France. “Bordeaux Fête le Vin” will take place on the banks of the Garonne. On this occasion, you can discover 80 appellations of Aquitaine in a festive atmosphere, from Thursday, June 23rd ... Read More »

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