WINE TRAVEL: THE SMALL GREEK ISLAND, SANTORINI

Since Greek and Roman times, Santorini produces wines thanks to its optimal vine-growing conditions. Located in the Aegean Sea, Santorini belongs to the Cyclades archipelago, which provides a Mediterranean climate characterized by hot temperatures, low rainfall, but high humidity during the growing season. The volcanic soil is composed of pumice stone, a stone full of […]

WINE TRAVEL: TREASURES FROM COLCHAGUA VALLEY

Chile has many assets to be a land of great terroirs: proximity to the Pacific Ocean, favorable climate, the Andes, and a knowledgeable workforce makes Chile an exceptional wine destination! Colchagua Valley, located in the Central Valley Region, is well-known for full-bodied reds, particularly Carmenère, Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah. Indeed, the sun exposure of the […]

GRAPE VARIETY: FOCUS ON SAUVIGNON BLANC

Sauvignon Blanc is an aromatic white grape variety characterized by gooseberry, elderflower, green bell pepper and asparagus notes. Oak is rarely used in order to preserve the authentic herbaceous-aromatic character of the grape and its refreshing fruitiness. It grows in cool climate regions such as the Loire Valley. Here, wines have high level of acidity, […]

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 […]