Denis Dubourdieu died at the age of 67 The wine world just heard of the sad news about the passing of Denis Dubourdieu, the wine expert, researcher, winemaker and owner of many Bordeaux chateaux. Denis Dubourdieu died at the age of 67. He revolutionized the world of white wines with a technical and sensitive approach that earned him the nickname ... Read More »
When Louis Cheze took over his family farm in 1978, his goal was to have 10 hectares dedicated to gr...
Having enjoyed excellent climatic conditions that allowed for harvesting at optimum maturity in seve...
A vintage like none other, 2016 at Chateau Lynch-Bages enjoys a profile characterised by intense col...
Located in the heart of the Cotes de Provence region, Chateau Sainte Roseline has long seduced its v...
New Zealand – Land of Diversity The history of the wines of New Zealand its vineyards dates back to 1819, when a French bishop planted the first vines. Today there are only a handful of very old wineries still existing. The wine industry in the country is not older than 25 years. However, the progress in quality is remarkable, in spite of this ... Read More »
300 years of Chianti Classico Created in 1716 by Cosimo III de Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, the prestigious appellation of Chianti Classico is celebrating its 300th birthday! The wines produced in Chianti Classico are like the landscapes of Tuscany to which it belongs: singular and spectacular. The Sangiovese grape, the veritable soul of region, rules over these terroirs. It particularly ... Read More »
Château Cheval Blanc Appellation: Saint-Émilion Classification: 1er cru classé “A” The estate dates to 1832, when the Ducasse family purchased land from Figeac. It is unusual in that its 39 hectares of vineyard plots have remained unchanged since 1871. In 1998, it was purchased by Bernard Arnaut and Baron Albert Frère, and has been managed by Pierre Lurton ever ... Read More »
Château Lafite-Rothschild Appellation: Pauillac Classification: 1er cru classé en 1855 Frequently recognized as the very best of Bordeaux grand crus, Lafite was originally owned by the legendary Ségur family. It was purchased by Baron James de Rothschild in 1868, who subsequently gave the estate its current name. “Lafite” is derived from the Gascon word la hite, meaning a knoll. The ... Read More »
Château L’Évangile Appellation: Pomerol Chateau L’Evangile was established as Fazilleau in the eighteenth century by the Léglise family, who were instrumental in the creation of Pomerol’s vineyards. In 1990, the estate was purchased by Domaines Barons de Rothschild with the promise to maintain the chateau’s high standards. 1998, and the cellar extensively renovated in 2004. The vineyards are neighbours to Pétrus, ... Read More »
The Millésima Garden Party , June 23rd – 26th 2016 For the 3rd consecutive time, from June 23. – 26., Millésima offers you the possibility to sign up for a visit in our bicentenary cellar, which is unique in its style and stores more than 2.5 million bottles. You can sign up directly at our stand (village 2) and go ... Read More »