WINE TRAVEL:​ DISCOVERING RED WINES OF DOURO DOC, PORTUGAL

Portugal produces a wide range of wine styles through its five major DOCs. Portuguese wine has been introduced to the region by ancient civilizations such as Phoenicians, Carthaginians, Greeks and especially Romans. The Douro DOC is extremely well known for its excellent Port, but we will explore the red wines of the DOC Douro. In […]

WINE LEGENDS ​: R​OMANÉE-CONTI 1945

Are you wondering which is the most expensive wine in the world? Here you will get your answer! Domaine de la Romanée-Conti is considered among the world’s greatest wine producers. The name is enough to thrill any wine lover around the world.  Domaine de la Romanée Conti 1945 broke the records as the most expensive […]

WINE PAIRING: ROASTED LAMB JOINT WITH CABERNET SAUVIGNON

Do you have any ideas to enjoy the sunny weather? We advise tasting a delicious roasted lamb with a glass of red wine. The tasty and rich flavors of roast lamb will need a bold yet smooth wine to pair with it that has plenty of tannins, and for that reason, we recommend the 2005 […]

GIFT IDEAS ​: OFFERING WINE COURSES TO YOUR WINE LOVER FRIEND

Searching for an unforgettable gift for your wine enthusiastic friend?  We offer certified WSET wine courses in Amsterdam the perfect present for birthdays, Christmas and special occasions. We explore the wine from its roots to its taste by providing wine tasting. By the end of the course, the wine will have no more secrets for […]

WINE BAR IN AMSTERDAM ​: DE PLANTAGE

Enjoying the summer with a glass of wine in Amsterdam ! Café-Restaurant De Plantage, located in Plantage District in Amsterdam, provides quality food and excellent wines in a glamour environment.  You can enjoy your meal watching flamingos from the Artis zoological garden next door.  At lunchtime, you can order a carpaccio of roasted eggplant with pecorino, […]

YOUR GUIDE TO RIBERA DEL DUERO WINE REGION ! 3 WINES SELECTED FOR YOU THIS WEEK!

Immerse yourself in this magnificent wine region! Spain is a millenary country, located in the south-west of Europe with a strong food and wine culture! The country is one of the largest producers of wine, and Spanish wines are popular worldwide. Today, we focus on wines made in Ribera del Duero. The region extremely hot […]

MASTERCLASS WITH II BORRO RELAIS & CHATEAUX, TOSCANA

Il Borro Relais & Chateaux, a seven-hundred hectares organic estate surrounding a medieval village, is located in the Upper Val d’Arno, Toscana, Central Italy. The vines of Il Borro grow on the Val D’Arno hills at the foot of the Pratomagno mountains, a perfect place with a unique soil composed by  loam with a sandy-clay […]

THE 3 HOTTEST PICKS OF THE WEEKEND ​: A FOCUS ON SICILY, RUEDA AND ALSACE DRY WHITE WINES

Surprise yourself with these exclusive fine wines from Europe! Our weekly recommendation is towards niche Old World regions producing white wines: Sicily in Italy, Rueda in Spain and Alsace in France. These areas have all in common the firm respect of tradition, the primary role of the terroir and the pursuit of organic viticulture and […]