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Posted: 2019-10-16 19:23:13
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Today we welcome a guest post from Tom Dorsey, Co-Founder & President of Dorsey, Wright & Associates, a registered investment advisory firm that provides equity analysis.  Tom Dorsey, like Social Vignerons founder Julien Miquel is involved with the launching of a new wine investment platform called ...
Posted: 2019-10-15 10:48:19
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This year in 2019, the Global Champagne Awareness Day will be celebrated on Friday the 18th, October 2019. Learn more about the #ChampagneDay celebration event in the video below: Champagne Day is a day to bring awareness, particularly on social media about what is Champagne wine. We very often talk...
Posted: 2019-10-11 10:20:11
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Here’s how the WINELIFE winemaking project introduces itself: “WINELIFE comes from our passion for wine, from exploring new knowledge, cultures, emotions and flavors wishing these to ingrain into one’s depths renewing its desires. Having this in mind, we sail into a journey through the winery world ...
Posted: 2019-10-10 14:27:01
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It is not very well known outside of France, but Burgundy, arguably the region in France that produces the finest of all wines, and one of the most prestigious of all wine regions in the world, but beyond the illustrious still Chardonnay and Pinot Noir wines, Burgundy also produces very fine sparkli...
Posted: 2019-10-05 17:49:56
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Châteauneuf-du-Pape is without a doubt the most famous and possibly the best overall wine appellation of the Rhône Valley in France, perhaps together with Côte-Rôtie. It is certainly one of those wine names you should know how to pronounce to sound more knowledgeable about wine. Although, admittedly...
Posted: 2019-10-01 19:19:42
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Domaine Gayda called one of their ranges of wine “Figure Libre”, understand ‘Freestyle’ as a reference to the ‘freedom of creation and expression’ the estate has been willing to infuse into their cuvées, combining the subtle grapes originating from the Loire valley (Chenin Blanc and Cabernet Franc) ...
Posted: 2019-10-01 09:27:15
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Vacqueyras is one of the most reputable appellations or AOCs in the Rhone valley of South Eastern France along with Gigondas, Beaumes-de-Venise and Chateauneuf-du-Pape. Key Wine Information & French Pronunciation of Vacqueyras – Video About Vacqueyras Village & Wines The village of Vacqueyras is loc...
Posted: 2019-10-01 02:00:53
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Gevrey-Chambertin is a village Côte de Nuits area, just North of Chambolle-Musigny in Burgundy, France, famous for producing praised Pinot Noir red wines. Gevrey-Chambertin gives birth to some of the world’s most prestigious and expensive red wines in fact. What You Should Know about Gevrey-Chambert...
Posted: 2019-09-23 18:24:25
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Pinot Noir has been a very popular red wine grape variety originating from France, more particularly from the Burgundy wine region of France. It’s been adopted all around Europe. There are different synonyms of Pinot Noir, different countries calling it different names. Hear the synonyms of Pinot pr...
Posted: 2019-09-10 11:01:04
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Louis Vuitton Malletier, generally referred to as simply Louis Vuitton or to its initials and logo LV, is a French luxury fashion house, manufacturer and retail company founded in 1854 by no one else than Louis Vuitton himself. The company is headquartered in Paris France but counts with retail outl...
Posted: 2019-09-09 11:11:07
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What are the different names of Moët & Chandon Champagne Wines? The different Champagne sparkling wine cuvée names made by Moet and Chandon include (links to detailed wine reviews and detailed wine information videos for each Moet Champagne): Moët Impérial Brut (non-vintage) Rosé Impérial (pink non ...
Posted: 2019-09-06 07:38:05
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What is Bollinger Vieilles Vignes Francaises Champagne? Bollinger Vieilles Vignes Francaises is made from 100% Pinot Noir Grand cru grapes, so a Grand Cru Blanc de Noirs Champagne sparkling wine made from grapes sourced from two single vineyards that adjacent to the Bollinger House in the town of Aÿ...
Posted: 2019-09-06 07:32:38
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What is Plénitude Champagne by Dom Pérignon? You may be wondering… Watch & Hear the Story of Dom Pérignon Plénitude in Video Plénitude Dom Pérignon Champagne in Brief In short, Plénitude are special releases of the prestige Dom Pérignon Champagne cuvée released when the wine has reached a perfect ag...
Posted: 2019-09-05 09:03:50
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Vieilles Vignes is French for old vines, so wineries in France use this term to designate wines made from grapes sourced from old vines (vin de Vieilles Vignes) Watch what Vieilles Vignes wines are in video Even though, there is no legal definition to what is a Vieille Vignes, so it’s up to every wi...
Posted: 2019-09-04 11:06:52
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What is Plénitude Champagne by Dom Pérignon? You may be wondering… Watch the Story of Plénitude by Dom Pérignon in Video   What is Plénitude? In short Plénitude are special releases of the prestige Dom Pérignon Champagne cuvée released when the wine has reached a perfect aging harmony, developing no...
Posted: 2019-09-04 08:14:51
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Chateau La Mondotte is a Grand Cru Classé, a classified growth of the famous 2012 classification of the wines of Saint Emilion in the Bordeaux wine region of France. La Mondotte Winery Information Note that La Mondotte doesn’t bear the name Château on the label. It is a chateau like any other winery...
Posted: 2019-09-04 07:18:52
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Châteauneuf-du-Pape is essentially, before all, a village in South East France, in Southern Rhone valley between the towns of Orange and Avignon. Of course, Châteauneuf-du-Pape is famous for its powerful, rich and full-bodied red wines made from the 3 classic southern Rhône grapes: Grenache, Syrah a...
Posted: 2019-08-27 12:37:12
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Alti Wine Exchange is revolutionizing the world of alternative exchanges and wine investments with the launch of its electronic platform. Alti Wine Exchange and the Blockchain Technology Although Alti Wine Exchange is using tokens and blockchain technology normally associated to crypto currencies, t...
Posted: 2019-08-22 16:26:06
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Reportedly, the most expensive bottle of wine ever sold in the world was a 6-liter flask of 1992 Screaming Eagle, sold at auction back in 2000, while the wine wasn’t even 10 years old. If you’re wondering why, you’re in the right place. Watch the story in the video below, or continue reading… Watch ...
Posted: 2019-08-20 10:55:15
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Of course, if you read wine back labels, spec sheets or winery websites, every winery will tell you that their wine is unique. This is always going to have some truth in a way, like us people, every wine is somewhat unique: different grapes, different soil, different terroir, different vintage. But ...
Posted: 2019-08-19 09:40:04
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Tempranillo Spanish Phonetic Pronunciation Tem Prah Nee Lyoh   Tempranillo is one of the most famous and important red grape variety forming the backbone of some of the best/finest wines from Spain, as well as often Portugal too. The red wines from Rioja and Ribera del Duero even though often blende...
Posted: 2019-08-10 09:49:07
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Wine pronunciation tutorial on how to say the name of the most famous red wine type and grape variety in the world: Cabernet Sauvignon. Hear Cabernet Sauvignon said/pronounced by a French Winemaker in Video: Watch the Top 40 Wine Words Pronunciation video guide (including Cabernet, Pinot Noir & Many...
Posted: 2019-08-07 10:46:37
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It can seem that size of a wine bottle doesn’t matter, but often bottle size can have significant effects on the way wine tastes. The easy thing of course would just be to make every bottle exactly the same shape and size, but in reality, there are some quite notable differences between them, and fo...
Posted: 2019-08-06 08:21:54
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This article is an attempt to try and explain, to summarize one of the most significant but misunderstood classifications in the world of wine: the classification of the all famous Saint-Emilion wines in the Bordeaux wine region of France. This is going to take us back in time, do some math, learn s...
Posted: 2019-08-01 10:11:43
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These are the top facts you should know about Xynomavro, arguably the best of all Greek red grape varieties. Xynomavro is a dark-skinned red wine grape variety that is widely planted in Greece, especially the Northern part of the country and a little bit in the Macedonian Republic, the country borde...