09/09/2021

Did you know that ? Every Formula 1 victory is celebrated with a jeroboam of bubbles.

A tradition that dates back to 1967 in motorsport, F1 drivers celebrated podium finishes by shaking a jeroboam of champagne at the crowd!Historically, several big names in champagne have succeeded each other as sponsors of motorsport (Mumm, Moët & Chandon, Maison Devavry…) but since this year, the traditional victory Champagne has been replaced by the […] Read more....

Hidden Gem: Montes Outer Limits Pinot Noir Zapallar

Who said you can’t drink red wine in summer?Today we present you a little pepite straight from the Aconcagua Valley in Chile 🇨🇱 that you will enjoy in this late summer, slightly chilled.This elegant 100% Pinot Noir, with a bright ruby red color will keep you on vacation.It has a very aromatic nose full of […] Read more....

Did you know that ? 5 health benefits of drinking red wine backed by science

Do you ever feel a little guilty drinking your glass of wine on Tuesday night?No more! Today we give you the health arguments to drink wine with moderation. And it’s not us who invented it, it’s the science that said it! ⚠️Remember that the benefits of wine are only related to moderate consumption of wine. […] Read more....

Wine Legend : Brunello di Montalcino Biondi Santi

At the same level with Romanée-Conti and Petrus, Brunello di Montalcino and its little brother, Rosso di Montalcino, have a history that goes back to the 19th century, when Clemente Santi was the first Italianwinemaker to vinify the Sangiovese grape as such. His ambition: to produce a red wine for aging that could rival the […] Read more....

30/08/2021

Wine cocktail : Kir

Today in our wine cocktail section we present you one of the most popular French cocktails: the kir One day in 1904, in a bar in Dijon (France), a waiter had the idea to improve an ordinary white wine by adding blackcurrant cream. Henri Barabant, mayor of Dijon from 1904 to 1908, was so seduced […] Read more....

Did you know that ? The Dalai Lama owns the smallest vineyard in the world.

It is in the heart of Switzerland that the smallest vineyard in the world is located. It is the vineyard of Farinet, which is only 1618 m² (about 4 basketball courts).  Located in Saillon, in the canton of Valais, Switzerland, its 3 vines produce a few deciliters of must (unfermented grape juice), which is blended […] Read more....