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 […]

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. […]

Wine Legend: Verite’ Le Désir

Le DĂ©sir is a Cabernet Franc-based blend, which gives exotic aromas and a pronounced minerality, .  This elegant and fine wine has a quiet strength at first that needs time to reveal all its delicate and mysterious layers. To tell you a little more about this exceptional wine, let’s focus on the 2013 vintage. In […]

Grape Variety : Grenache/Garnacha

Grenache grape variety is widely planted in the south of France, up to Château-Neuf-du-Pape, it is also one of the most planted all around the world.  It was discovered in Spain between 1300 and 1500, when Sardinia belonged to the kingdom of Aragon. Of the 240.000ha planted in the world, 100.000 ha are in France, […]

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 ClassĂ©) 2005.  Having become one of the most sought-after crus of the MĂ©doc, Château Clerc Milon has acquired a nobility and richness comparable to that […]

GRAPE VARIETY : Tannat

Tannat is a red grape variety from BĂ©arn which belongs to the cotoĂŻdes 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 […]

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 […]

WINE LEGEND : Château Latour 2010, Grand Cru Classé

Blend of 55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 44% Merlot and 1% Cabernet Franc, this Grand Cru ClassĂ© Château Latour 2010 has a deep, almost black robe with youthful purple tints. The aromas of flowers such as roses, violets and lilacs jump from the glass then turn to dark berries such as blueberries and blackberries. It’s full-bodied, with […]

WINE TRAVEL: EXPLORING STELLENBOSCH, SOUTH AFRICA

The Stellenbosch is one of the oldest and most famous wine-making regions in South Africa. And it  has long been the hub of fine wine production in the country.  The district is divided into a number of distinct wards and notable for its 50 unique types of soils. The climate is moderate to warm with […]

Eleanor’s WEBINAR Il Borro Wines

Il Borro IGT Toscana 2016, 50% Merlot, 35% Cabernet, 15% Syrah, is one of the wines exclusively selected for an e-tasting of Il Borro Wines. The flagship wine, ​Il Borro 2016 is the heart and soul of the Il Borro Estate, the most beautiful expression of its terroir and the perfect symbol of the winery’s […]