Vintage Profiles – Chateaux Wines

To help you decide on your wine, here is a summary (written by David Miller) of a few recent vintages for Red Bordeaux and Sauternes. 2001:  A less prolific vintage than the previous two years, a...

Serving Wine

While it may seem a trivial thing, serving wine correctly can add class to any occasion from a casual get-together with friends to a more formal wine and dinner party. Here are some things...

The Art of Wine Tasting

Do you simply drink wine, or do you taste wine? Anyone can drink wine, but it takes practice to be able to recognise and distinguish a wine's characteristics. On our site you will find information about...

Etiquette for Wine Drinking

Etiquette for Wine Drinking, Tasting and Serving Whether at a private wine tasting or at a vineyard, the rules of etiquette for wine drinking and tasting are the same. The following are some tips that...

Wine Terms

This list of wine terms and definitions will give you a head start at your next wine tasting. It is often helpful to carry a small notepad with you to tastings so you can...

Origins of Wine Making in Bordeaux

Bordeaux has a fine tradition of wine making that spans several centuries and dates back to Roman times. A revealing verse by the Roman consul-cum-poet, Ausonius, provides clear evidence of vineyards flourishing in the...

Wine Tasting Venues

Wine Tasting Venues Wine Tasting Venues Tasting venues range from the casual, private wine tasting party with friends to the day trip to a local vineyard to formal wine tasting dinners. Wine Tasting Parties In addition to ensuring...

The French Wine Market Today

The winds of change are wafting through the vineyards of Bordeaux. What amounts to hundreds of years of history, evolution and tradition are being challenged. The recent influx of excellent, inexpensive, fruity wines from the...

Bordeaux Wines

The Dream Vintage The wine regions of Europe enjoyed a virtually perfect vintage in 2005. Not least in Bordeaux. In the usual way, Bordeaux is always first cab off the rank with its annual "en...

Wine and Food

The anxiety of picking the perfect wine to accompany food can often be paralising. Understanding how the characteristics of wine relate to the body and its tastes will make choosing the right wine easy. Wine augments...

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