WINE LEGEND : Calon Ségur

Eager to know more about the prize of the Eleanor Blind Tasting Challenge? Calon Ségur is anchored in the deepest part of Bordeaux history. The Château is located in Saint-Estèphe, it owes its name to the fact that in the past the commune was called “Calones” before being called Saint-Estèphe-de-Calon. The geographical location and the […]

WINE LEGEND : Domaine Ponsot 1990 Chambertin Grand Cru

Domaine Ponsot is a wine producer in Burgundy, France, which produces white and red wine. They are especially known for their Morey-Saint-Denis Blanc 1 st cru Clos des Monts Luisants but they are also producers of Chambertin. Le Chambertin is the most important Grand Cru vineyard of Gevrey-Chambertin, one of the most northern wine-producing villages […]

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 […]

WINE LEGEND : Domaine Leflaive Montrachet Grand Cru

Domaine Leflaive is a wine estate located in Puligny-Montrachet , Côte de Beaune , Burgundy. The estate is very appreciated for its white wines. Leflaive was able to buy 25 hectares for his estate taking advantage of the low price of the wine market due to the phylloxera epidemic. Le Montrachet is an AOC vineyard […]

WINE LEGEND: Far Niente Cabernet Sauvignon 1991

Far Niente Winery was established in Napa Valley, California, in 1885 by John Benson. Today, the winery focuses on producing only the two varietal wines – Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay. They have been growing and making Cabernet Sauvignon for nearly four decades, starting with the first Cabernet vintage in 1982. Their extensive experience has led […]

WINE LEGEND: Vin de Constance

Vin de Constance is a piece of living history. The naturally sweet wine is made from Muscat Blanc à Petits Grains, and produced in Constantia Valley, the oldest wine region in the southern hemisphere. This legendary wine was a favorite of the courts of Europe in the 19th century, and is mentioned in the literature […]

WINE LEGEND: La Rioja Alta 904 Gran Reserva 1998

The La Rioja Alta 904 Gran Reserva 1998 is one of Rioja Alta’s finest wines in the 90s. This memorable Rioja with style brings out the best of the vintage. The La Rioja Alta 904 Gran Reserva 1998 is a blend of 90% Tempranillo and 10% Graciano aged in American cask for four years. The […]

WINE LEGEND: Bartolo Mascarello Barolo 1995

The 1995 vintage was good enough in Piedmont and some great wines were made. The 1995 Bartolo Mascarello Barolo DOCG is a perfect example to introduce today. Barolo is one of Italy’s greatest wine appellations. It is often referred to as “the king of wines, and the wine of kings” because until the mid-19th century […]

WINE LEGEND: Insignia 2002

The summer months of 2002 were consistently warm and promoted remarkably strong colour and flavour vine development in Napa Valley. It helped healthy vineyards withstand the September heat wave and ripen to full maturity. The 2002 Insignia is one of the stars born that year. This is a blend of 78% Cabernet Sauvignon, 14% Merlot, […]