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 »
A quick glance at the statistics on organic wine imports and sales makes clear that this fast-growin...
During the annual celebration of “Mois Krug” (“Krug Month”), the prestigious...
So far, the 2017 growing season in wine regions across Europe has definitely come with some ups and ...
The prestigious Dom Perignon House has recently announced the release of its 2009 vintage, an iconic...
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 »
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 »
A history of tradition. Champagne houses have in their history almost always created splendid gift sets or limited edition presentation cases for the end of the year holidays. Sales of Champagne during this time of year are so high that they represent nearly 30% of total annual sales: an opportunity to attract with creative and inventive packaging. Champagne houses: Constantly ... Read More »
Piedmont [Piemonte] is Italy’s largest wine region and undeniably home to the most prestigious Italian vintages. The name, Piemonte (at the foot of the mountain), refers to the region’s geographical position: surrounded by both the Alps and Apennines. Piedmont wine heritage, traditions, and farming date back to the 4th century BC. With over 50 protected designation of origin (PDO) representing ... Read More »
Millésima is excited to announce the arrival of Château d’Yquem’s 2014 vintage and Y’s 2015 vintage, which are now available at Millésima. It is one of the most famous estates in the world and produces wines like liquid gold, which are renowned for their ageing potential and its myriad of well-balanced, complex flavours that generate even more harmonies over time. ... Read More »
Il Borro – The winery of the Ferragamo family In 1993 Ferruccio Ferragamo acquired Il Borro, an estate in the heart of Tuscany. He initiated studies to examine the soil and the perfect grape variety to plant there in order to produce wines that represent the expression of their terroir. He also renovated the winery completely since it was in ... Read More »