Category Archives: Wine Education

Discover 4 hidden gems from Bourgogne – Part 2

Last time we talked about Mâcon-Verzé and Santenay. Let’s continue our exploration of Bourgogne wines, and discover Pernand-Vergelesses and Beaune. Village Appellation of the Côte de Beaune region (Côte-d’Or).This appellation includes 8 Premiers Crus Climats. Producing commune: Pernand-Vergelesses.The village of Pernand-Vergelesses also produces 3 Grands Crus: CORTON, CORTON-CHARLEMAGNE and CHARLEMAGNE Reds – Pinot Noir. Whites […]

What is Cult Wine? A Guide to California Napa Valley Cult Wines

The summer is here – does the summer heat remind you of the always-sunny California? In California, there are a lot of excellent producers, such as Opus One, Paul Hobbs, and Louis M.Martini. It is also the birthplace of “Cult Wines”, which are the pigeon-blood ruby of the wine world. Let’s learn more about Cult […]

Beginner Guide: First Steps to Learn about Burgundy!

Want to add some Burgundy (French: Bourgogne) wines to your collection, but a bit intimidated by its seemingly complicated appellations and vineyards? We may step by step study the basic features of this famous French region and try its signature wines to identify the styles we like. Burgundy has some of the finest (and probably […]