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Tasting Gevrey-Chambertin Vintage 2015

At the "Roi Chambertin Édition 2016", a kick-off event to the traditional "Trois Glorieuses" weekend in Burgundy including the famous wine auction of the Hospices de Beaune, I got to taste the 2015 vintage of (and in) Gevrey-Chambertin. The tasting showcased 41 producers' wines from all appellations, from regional to Grand Cru.
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Vintage and Non-vintage Champagne

An introduction for champagne beginners: The difference of vintage and non-vintage champagne made easy. No vintage-dropping expertise required.
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Wine bar Paris: “Freddy’s”

"Freddy's" is a small wine bar in Saint-Germain-des-Prés, the wonderfully colorful artists quarter of Paris. People wander through lively streets where cafés, restaurants, boutiques and shops are crowded but somehow still quite nonchalant, stylish and well placed.
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Wines of Bourgogne: Regional Portrait

There are topics which are very dear to us. The region of Bourgogne (Burgundy) is one of them. Therefore it's just about time for an introduction to the classy wine region of Burgundy.
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Wines of Alsace: Regional Portrait

Looking at winemaking practices, soils and grape varietals, Alsace shows a lot of similarities to its neighbor country Germany. However, the styles of Germany and Alsace varied immensely in the past.
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