VARIETY GRAPE : Semillon

Semillon is a white grape variety originating from the Gironde region and expresses itself on fruity and floral aromas. It is at the origin of the great white wines of the South-West. In France, Semillon is the main grape variety for the sweet wines of Bordeaux such as Sauternes, Barsac, Cadillac or Loupiac, the harvest […]

HIDDEN GEMS : Domaine du Vieux Lazaret Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Domaine du Vieux Lazaret Châteauneuf-du-Pape is a pale yellow wine, limpid, brilliant and gives off a scent of white flowers, peach and lemon. Exceptional length in mouth, fullness and fatness. It is a powerful and full-bodied wine with a lot of concentration thanks to a long maceration of the grapes before fermentation.  After 18 months […]

FOOD AND WINE PAIRING : Riesling Trocken Dönnhoff x Japanese Salmon Bowl

Perfect match : Riesling Trocken Dönnhoff x Japanese salmon salad. The acidity of this dry white wine from Germany will be perfect to balance a fatty fish like salmon.  Moreover, the fresh aromas of lemons and green apples blend perfectly with the freshness of this dish. Amsterdam, February 19th, 2021

WINE LEGEND : Calon Ségur

Eager to know more about the prize of the Eleanor Blind Tasting Challenge? Calon Ségur is anchored in the deepest part of Bordeaux history. The Château is located in Saint-Estèphe, it owes its name to the fact that in the past the commune was called “Calones” before being called Saint-Estèphe-de-Calon. The geographical location and the […]

HIDDEN GEMS : Winter Wine Selection

 Discover our inspiring winter wine selection, great quality wine below 50euros, perfect to warm up your winter. Salmos 2016 : Woody wine, black fruit. Plum and black cherry, vanilla and a final or syrah giving beautiful notes of sweet spices. A very good, complex blend between Carignan, Grenache and Syrah and well balanced wine. Kaesler […]

WINE LEGEND : Domaine Ponsot 1990 Chambertin Grand Cru

Domaine Ponsot is a wine producer in Burgundy, France, which produces white and red wine. They are especially known for their Morey-Saint-Denis Blanc 1 st cru Clos des Monts Luisants but they are also producers of Chambertin. Le Chambertin is the most important Grand Cru vineyard of Gevrey-Chambertin, one of the most northern wine-producing villages […]

FOOD AND WINE PAIRING :Apple Pie x Gewürztraminer

Gewürztraminer is a pink grape variety, of the Traminers family. It is also called aromatic pink savagnin.  Present in France in the vineyards of Alsace It is one of the noble grape varieties that can benefit from the Alsace Grand Cru appellation. Gewürz means spicy and immediately, one end of the veil is lifted. The […]