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 »
In honour of this year’s International Women’s Day, taking place on Thursday, March 8th,...
Planted in the foothills of the mighty Himalayas, near the mythical city of Shangri-La in the Yunnan...
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A mention of the word “Champagne” often conjures up the image of the grand Champagne Hou...
Having enjoyed a perfectly smooth grape ripening in 2016, the Right Bank offers us wines just as exceptional as those of the Left Bank, but in a different range. Revealing exceptional purity, warmth and tight, silky tannins, the Right Bank wines of 2016 are simply delicious and full of superb black fruit aromas. Let’s take a look at the success of this ... Read More »
Built in the early 18th century, Chateau de Chamirey is the sparkling gem of the Mercurey appellation in Burgundy. The chateau has been in the Devillard family for 3 generations and follows tradition wine-making techniques, including harvest by hand. The estate consists of 91 acres, out of which 38 are designated Premier Crus, and the vines are planted on what are no doubt ... Read More »
With irregular weather conditions and unexpected qualitative results, 2016 can only be described as a “miraculous” vintage. After an extremely hot summer, the refreshing downpour of September 13th, 2016 transformed this average vintage into the vintage of the century! Surpassing 2015, 2016 produced sublime wines full of finesse and elegance. Unlock the secrets of this vintage on the Left Bank: Saint-Estephe, Saint–Julien and Pauillac. 2016: ... Read More »
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 »
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 »
Behind the scenes at the Fête de la Fleur Gala Dinner Excitement is building around preparations for the Fête de la Fleur, to be held as Vinexpo’s closing event at Château Malartic-Lagravière on 21 June. To welcome the 1,500 select guests invited by the Commanderie du Bontemps, the Bonnie family – owners of Château Malartic-Lagravière – is planning a truly ... Read More »