27/01/2021

WINE STUDY : Pinot Blanc, focus on Alsace

Pinot blanc is a white grape variety, which is a mutation of Pinot Noir. In Alsace, it is one of the few white wines to be a blend. It is in fact made up of the Pinot Blanc grape varieties, which originated in Burgundy and arrived in Alsace at the end of the Middle Ages, […] Read more....

26/01/2021

WINE REGION : Cafayate, Argentina

Cafayate is a wine-growing region in the northwest of Argentina, located in the widest valley of Calchaqui: one of the highest places in the world suitable for wine-growing. Known for its Torrontes and Malbec, the Calchaqui Valley surrounds Cafayate and has some of the most spectacular scenery in Argentina. Cafayate is located at 1700m above […] Read more....

25/01/2021

WINE LEGEND : Dominio de Pingus Pingus 2014

Pingus is the nickname of Peter Sisseck, a Danish oenologist who has lived in Spain since 1990. It has above all become a name that sounds sweet to the ear of the wine lover, because Pingus evokes one of the greatest wines of Spain and the world. This cuvée comes from two plots of very […] Read more....

22/01/2021

WINE PAIRING : Chardonnay x Sushi

Maybe you are a sushi fan? If you are, you may know that in Japan sushi is considered an art and is consumed during celebrations. Usually associated with tea or sake, here are a few tips for wine lovers to make the most of your dish. We will focus on Sashimi or other Makis based […] Read more....

20/01/2021

WINE STUDY : Pineau d’Aunis

Pineau d’Aunis is a French grape variety mostly planted in the vineyard of the “Vallée de la Loire”. It’s a vigorous and fertile vine, and depending on how it’s grown, its lifespan can easily exceed 80 years. It is one of the characteristic grape varieties of the Coteaux du Vendômois appellation, from which are produced […] Read more....

19/01/2021

WINE TRAVEL : Let’s focus on Marche, Italy

Today, let’s focus on Marche, an Italian wine-growing region. The most famous white wine of the region, Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi,  which is grown in a vast area that stretches from the west facing hills west of Ancona.. Most of the vineyards are located inland on low hills sheltered by mountains. Depending on where […] Read more....