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Cuvée Confidences

Frédérique Olivié, owner of Château le Bouïs, has always been well aware of the importance of producing quality and authentic wines. With this in mind she has chosen to incorporate… 313 more words

Life & Style

Getting Closure - Corks VS Caps

I was reading an article in The Somm Journal about Nomacorc, the producers of synthetic corks.  I did a little digging around and found a great post on the battle between traditional cork and screw-cap or synthetic bottle closures by Esther Mobley, my new favorite SF Chronicle wine writer.  1,124 more words



the right balance between fruit and acidity embodied in SEE-SAW a glass display created by portuguese designer catarina carreiras for fabrica‘s tutti-frutti line, presented at design miami back in 2012.

The wines of the South-West -Toulouse

Some people consider the Ways of St James to have been the world’s very fi rst wine routes. In fact, as a drink that was essential to mankind (water was very often unsafe to drink) and sacred in the Christian faith, wine rapidly acquired considerable importance. 302 more words


oxford companion to wine

wine-drinkers and book-worms: the new edition of the oxford companion to wine is out!

Learn about oenology in France !

What do you think about go back to school ? The art of appreciating fine wine is a subject WITH has plenty of surprises in store for you ! 332 more words