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Tasting note Rhonéa Vacqueyras 2016

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The Vacqueyras AOC was created in 1990. Wines must be made of at least 50% Grenache noir, to which Syrah & Mourvèdre are blended.
Let’s taste a very good example from the co-op Rhonéa!

L’AOC Vacqueyras a été créée en 1990. Les vins doivent contenir au moins 50% de Grenache noir, auquel sont assemblés la Syrah et le Mourvèdre.
Dégustons ensemble un très bel exemple de la cave coopérative Rhonéa !

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Tasting note Château de Sannes Aciana 2019 (Luberon AOC)

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The Luberon AOC was created in 1988. It produces significant amounts of wine, the main focus being on medium-bodied rosés.
Let’s taste a lovely example from Château de Sannes!

L’AOC Luberon a été créée en 1988. Elle produit de gros volumes de vin, avec un focus sur les vins rosés de corps moyen.
Dégustons ensemble un joli exemple du Château de Sannes!

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Mystères et Bonnes Bouteilles: follow the inspiring journey of Nicolas Lamothe

Available in English🇺🇸 + French🇫🇷!

Nicolas threw himself into Mystères et bonnes bouteilles’ adventure, which is available since 2016.
This concept offers you a range of different tasting flights. The goal is to blind taste the wines, in groups up to 10 people. Then, you will have to discover each wine’s mysteries thanks to a deft blend of concrete questions and information. You will acquire knowledge about wine, the appellations and regions of production.
In other words, an easily accessible, concrete and affordable concept. It has it all…

Nicolas s’est lancé dans l’aventure Mystères et bonnes bouteilles, accessible depuis 2016.
Ce concept vous permet de choisir parmi plusieurs coffrets de dégustation de vins. Le but est de déguster les vins à l’aveugle, en groupe, et jusqu’à 10 personnes. Il faudra ensuite découvrir les mystères des vins du coffret grâce à un subtil mélange de questions et d’informations très concrètes pour acquérir certaines connaissances sur les vins, les appellations et les régions de production.
Un concept facilement accessible, concret et abordable. Tout pour plaire…

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Tasting note Joseph Drouhin Beaujolais Nouveau 2020

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Did you know Beaujolais Nouveau wines are generally bottled 3-5 days after the end of fermentation?
This way they’re released from the 3rd Thursday of November.

It’s said that the 2020 vintage was great…
Let’s see this with my tasting note of Joseph Drouhin’s Beaujolais Nouveau!

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How to: the 6 steps that make Champagne outstanding

Welcome to Wine by Alex, the show to watch to take your wine game to the next level!

Today you’re watching a brand-new episode of #Askwinebyalex and I’ve got a question from Julie:
” I want to know about Champagne winemaking!”

Julie, I’m all passionate about this topic as well! It’s a complex process so I’ll try to break it down in the most simple way possible for you.

Before diving into the process of making Champagne, there are a few things you need to know…

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Aubert & Mathieu on how to make Languedoc wine more meaningful

Available in English🇺🇸 + French🇫🇷!

Languedoc-Roussillon truly does not stop to astonish by its dynamism and freshness!
After a career in finance in Paris for Jean-Charles Mathieu and one in wine marketing between the US and Thailand for Anthony Aubert, the two young men chose their native Languedoc to throw themselves into their own wine merchant adventure in September 2018…

Après une carrière dans la finance à Paris pour Jean-Charles Mathieu et dans le marketing du vin entre les Etats-Unis et la Thaïlande pour Anthony Aubert, c’est dans leur Languedoc natal que les deux jeunes hommes ont décidé de se lancer dans l’aventure de négociants en vin, avec Aubert & Mathieu, en septembre 2018…

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Tasting note Domaine Le Van Secret de Juliette 2016 (Vin de Pays du Vaucluse)

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Do you know the appellation Vin de Pays du Vaucluse?
This appellation accounts for a small part of French wine production and is generally of a lower quality than IGPs and AOPs.
Today it includes more and more higher quality wines made outside of IGP and AOP regulations.

This Domaine Le Van Secret de Juliette 2016 is a great example.
Let’s have a taste!