Why did we choose the name “Eleanor Wine Academy”?

Today we decided to tell you more about the name of our school. First of all, Eleanor Wine Academy is a branch of Eleanor Wine, an online B2B wholesale platform for fine wine. But the question remains, who is this Eleanor?  The name of our brand refers to Eleanor of Aquitaine who was first the […]

Wine Legend : Billecart-Salmon Le Clos ST-Hilaire, Brut Nature 2002

For the wine legend of the day, we present you a prestigious champagne: “Le Clos Saint-Hilaire Brut 2002 from the Champagne house Billecart-Salmon.  This exceptional vintage, made of 100% Pinot Noir (Blanc de Noir) is elaborated from a one hectare plot of old Pinot Noir vines planted in 1964 and located in Mareuil-sur-Aÿ, in Champagne […]

WINE COCKTAIL : Spritz

We launch a new category on our website (and on our instagram) : Wine cocktail !  Regularly we will post you some wine cocktail recipes, as well as a little of its origins, ideal for sunny days ! And we start this series with one of the main wine-based cocktails: the Spritz! Although it was […]

WINE LEGEND : Château Clerc Milon Pauillac (Grand Cru Classé) 2005.

For the wine legend of today, we opened the doors of our private collection to make you discover one of our favorite wines : Château Clerc Milon Pauillac (Grand Cru Classé) 2005.  Having become one of the most sought-after crus of the Médoc, Château Clerc Milon has acquired a nobility and richness comparable to that […]

GRAPE VARIETY : Tannat

Tannat is a red grape variety from Béarn which belongs to the cotoïdes family. It occupies nearly 3,000 ha of vineyards in France.  Its leaves are reddish with bronze patches. Its bunches are either of normal size or larger. Its berries have a thin skin and round-shape. Its foliage has a swarthy appearance. This grape variety […]

HIDDEN GEMS : Etna Bianco Piano dei Daini Tenute Bosco 2019

Today’s destination for the hidden gems is Sicily! More specifically, the volcanic and sandy lands of the northern side of Mount Etna. Let’s discover an explosive white wine! Piano dei Daini Etna Bianco 2019,  by the Tenute Bosco estate, is a white wine full of character. Made of 90% Carricante, it is recognizable by those […]

WINE LEGEND : Roagna Montefico Barbaresco Vecchie Viti 2009

This week, in our Wine Legend post, we will discover an intense and structured red wine, directly from Piemonte, Italy. Grown on one of the oldest wineries in Barbaresco, Roagna continues to use traditional viticulture methods to produce, among other things, this wonderful Montefico Barbaresco Vecchie Viti from 2009.  The Roagna family, specialized in high […]

GRAPE VARIETY : Melon de Bourgogne

With the arrival of spring and sunshine, we wanted to introduce you  a fresh, light and fruity grape variety: Melon de Bourgogne (otherwise known as Muscadet) Originally from Burgundy as its name indicates, this grape variety is widely spread over the valleys of the Loire (France). The cool oceanic climate and the clay and silica […]