Chateau Profiles

Chateau La Conseillante | A Unique Expression of Pomerol

Chateau La Conseillante is widely regarded as one of the most emblematic properties of Bordeaux’s Right Bank, located just east of Saint-Emilion in the Pomerol appellation. This stunning property has survived throughout the centuries and become a true legend among the wines of Pomerol. Let’s take a closer look at this historical chateau, where ultimate refinement means great winemaking finesse. A Rich Family Heritage  ... Read More »

Xavier Vignon | Mastering the Art of the Blend in the Rhone

When Xavier Vignon first moved to the Southern Rhone Valley in the mid-1990’s, he fell head over heels in love with the region. A stunning diversity of varietals, terroirs and wines that changed from vintage to vintage, the place had everything to capture the attention of this traveling wine maker and convince him to stay for good. Since then, Vignon has earned ... Read More »

Chateau Sainte Roseline | Natural Beauty, Human Artistry and Rich Winemaking Legacy

Located in the heart of the Cotes de Provence region, Chateau Sainte Roseline has long seduced its visitors with its harmonious blend of natural beauty, human artistry and spectacular wines. The estate’s terroirs, used for the cultivation of grapevine for nearly one thousand years, was declared a Cru Classe in 1955. Today it produces some of the most recognized and ... Read More »

Domaines Ott | A Century of Know-How in an Emblematic Bottle

When Marcel Ott purchased the first of three Ott estates in 1896, he saw potential in the stunning landscape of Provence and its unique, diverse terroirs. And while it took a century of replanting and restructuring, the Ott family successfully transformed these vineyards from phylloxera-ridden land where only olives lavender and mulberry trees would grow, into one of the most ... Read More »

A lengthy and elegant Italian Legacy: Bisol

Historic Italian cellar

Bisol is a family owned winery that has been passed down from generation to generation, for over 5 centuries. They strive to make the best Prosecco and have yet to disappoint. The quality of their wine is just as strong as their familial bonds. The family has a tradition that is making unbelievable wines, and they are kind enough to ... Read More »

Domaine Bader-Mimeur | A Grand Vin de Bourgogne

Situated in the Cote de Beaune of Burgundy, Domaine Bader-Mimeur produces a wide range of spectacular wines from Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. The various vineyard parcels are treated with minimal intervention to allow for an environmentally friendly wine-making process. Grapes undergo careful selection and wines are aged in top-quality oak barrels to produce extraordinary wines with complex aromas and flavours. ... Read More »

Lafaurie-Peyraguey On The Rocks | A Brand New Way of Enjoying Sauternes

AOC Sauternes in the Graves region of Bordeaux is famous for the production of sweet wine using the “noble rot” technique, popularized in the 18th century. The historical Chateau Lafaurie-Peyraguey estate produces a Sauternes ranked as a Premier Grand Cru in the prestigious classification of 1855. To enjoy in the heat of summertime the chateau proposes a brand new method ... Read More »

Cloudy Bay | The Pearl of New Zealand

Cloudy Bay

Cloudy Bay was one of the first wineries to be established in the Marlborough area of New Zealand. Founded 30 years ago by David Hohnen – also founder of Cape Mentelle in Australia – the estate now covers nearly 310 hectares. In 2014 the estate celebrated its 30th vintage. The property gets its name from its ideal geographical location between the ... Read More »

Chateau Pontet-Canet | The Biodynamic Medoc Grand Cru Classe

Chateau Pontet-Canet is a vineyard of 81 hectares in the Medoc region of the Gironde. Located in the AOC Pauillac, the estate is a 5th Classified Growth according to the 1855 classification. As the first Medoc Grand Cru Classe to be certified biodynamic, the estate is famous for producing magnificent wines using a combination of modern and traditional practices. Chateau Pontet-Canet also ... Read More »

Château Petit-Village, in the heart of Pomerol

The domaine belonged to several owners throughout the XIX century. The history of the Château Petit-Village starts in 1919, when Ferdinand Ginestet, a famous wine merchant from Bordeaux, took over the domaine.  In 1971, his daughter Madame Prats became director of the château, who was succeeded then by her son Bruno, a great personality that contributed to the development and ... Read More »