WINE STUDEN : Ranjeeta, an Eleanor Wine Academy student WSET Level 3 Award in wines

“As a Fragrances specialist I always had a curious nose. Wine as a topic makes for excellent business dinner table conversation as well as clever anecdotes for social exchanges. Learning about wine also makes for fantastic travel itineraries as well as ensures that you’re not ripped off or scammed while buying wine abroad.  Her best […]

Wine cocktail : White Sangria

Good wine for a sangria?!? Seriously?We can already imagine wine lovers going crazy! And why not…you just need the right ingredients 🇪🇸Sangria, was born in Spain at the beginning of the 19th century. It has for origin the Spanish word “sangre” which means “blood”, that’s why it is traditionally made with red wine, water, lemon […]

Hidden Gems : Asconi, Sol Negru Feteasca Neagra 2016

This week we introduce a little nugget coming directly from Moldova🇲🇩 Sol Negru Feteasca Neagra 2016 by Asconi Winery. Feteasca Neagra, this Romanian grape variety of Moldovan origin, has been grown for hundreds of years on large plantations in southern Moldova. Feteasca Neagra wines are usually bold and complex – wines that can be compared to […]

Grape Variety : Grenache Blanc

Grenache Blanc is a medieval grape variety originating from Spain. At that time it was called “vino de garnacha” which means wine of Granada. In the 18th century it became the “Spanish plant”. Today it is also vastly planted in the south of France where it is grown alongside its cousin, Grenache noir. Its bunches […]

Wine Legend : Billecart-Salmon Le Clos ST-Hilaire, Brut Nature 2002

For the wine legend of the day, we present you a prestigious champagne: “Le Clos Saint-Hilaire Brut 2002 from the Champagne house Billecart-Salmon.  This exceptional vintage, made of 100% Pinot Noir (Blanc de Noir) is elaborated from a one hectare plot of old Pinot Noir vines planted in 1964 and located in Mareuil-sur-Aÿ, in Champagne […]

WINE COCKTAIL : Spritz

We launch a new category on our website (and on our instagram) : Wine cocktail !  Regularly we will post you some wine cocktail recipes, as well as a little of its origins, ideal for sunny days ! And we start this series with one of the main wine-based cocktails: the Spritz! Although it was […]

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