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Biodynamic wines - what on earth does it mean?

Biodynamic wines - what on earth does it mean?

Biodynamic viticulture is based on the principle that vines are durably affected by chemicals...
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Champagne and Burgundy get international recognition

Champagne and Burgundy get international recognition

It’s finally official, these two French wine regions have been included in the Unesco World Heritage list...
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Dauvergne-Ranvier: number one of the “Top ten producers to watch”!

Dauvergne-Ranvier: number one of the “Top ten producers to watch”!

Tim Atkin and Matt Walls, two of the most influential British wine critics, have ranked Dauvergne-Ranvier
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Robert Parker quits the Bordeaux en primeur coverage

Robert Parker quits the Bordeaux en primeur coverage

For the first time since 1978, Robert Parker will not taste and review the en primeur Bordeaux...
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Bordeaux: 2014 vintage, a miracle

Bordeaux: 2014 vintage, a miracle

Bordeaux winemakers all agree to say that they have witnessed a miracle this year. Following a terrible weather this summer...
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Burgundy: 2014 will be a great vintage

Burgundy: 2014 will be a great vintage

This is good news for Burgundy winemakers. After good weather conditions at the beginning during spring, many producers have been hit by a severe hailstorm in June
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 Hospices de Beaune 2014

Hospices de Beaune 2014

The 154th sale of the Hospices de Beaune auction has just fetched a new record, totalling 8 million euros. On average, prices have risen by 5.66% year-on-year
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France is number 1 again!

France is number 1 again!

The 2014 vintage will see France return as the world’s biggest wine producer with 46m hectolitre or approximately 6 billion bottles!
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Taste Languedoc Blog on Villa Symposia

Taste Languedoc Blog on Villa Symposia

What an amazing coincidence! Rosemary George, a Master of Wine specialised in the Languedoc region...
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