Kingston Nitrate

Kingston Estate Wines Scandal

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  Kingston Estate Wines = Silver nitrate An additive scandal in Australia might be the boost organic growers need Tim Atkin Kingston estate wines, using defoamers, silver nitrate, cover-up of a bullying culture, failure to pay employees, and rocked by scandal in 2000 when they were prosecuted for adding silver nitrate to wine after 2 students from California exposed the …

Wine School Bordeaux Class

Bordeaux Certification for American Sommeliers

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Credit & Kudos to SOMM for much of the research in this article. In the United States, wine schools dot the landscape from New York to Los Angeles. Many of those schools offer sommelier certification, and some offer certification for French wines, and several offer in-depth programs focusing on Bordeaux. In the states, there are three accrediting bodies. The Court …


The visits by Les Médocaines

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Discover Medoc vineyards destination in bordeaux. Plan your holiday in Medoc. The Cheese and wine pairing workshop are offered by the Bordeaux Tourism Office during seasonal times. Tourists and local can come and experience a unique and cordial moment with the visit by the Médocaines! Visit by the Medocaines The Médocaines wine colours tour is the most special tour that …

Château Olivier

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Discover Chateau Olivier's Wine. Chateau Olivier or Olivier castle is one of the grand estates found in the Bordeaux of France. The astonishing architecture of the castle is found at the heart of the estate consisting of forests, vines and grassy fields, Chateau Olivier emerges to be from its woods. The annexure buildings make this further as an exceptional site …


Chateau Haut-Brion

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Discover Chateau Haut Brion in Pessac. The castle has one of the longest and most interesting histories of any Bordeaux wine chateau. Château Haut-Brion is a French wine, rated as first classified growth and produced in Pessac just outside the city of Bordeaux. It differs from other wines on the list in its geographic location in the north of the …

Chateau Pape Clément

Chateau Pape Clément

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Discover Château Pape Clément, the classified Grand Cru de Graves. Chateau Pape Clément or Castle Pape Clément is a Bordeaux wine from the Pessac-Léognan title, ranked among the Grands Crus Classé for red and white wine in the Classification of Graves of 1959. It is the oldest wine estate in Bordeaux, harvesting its 700th vintage in 2006. The winery and …


Château de Léognan

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Discover Castle Leognan, Bordeaux, France. At each and every moment, those precious berries and juice are safeguarded from damage or oxidation. Château de Léognan estate was stretched for more than 550 hectares during the 17th century. At that time, it was belonging to Jean and housed sheepfolds called as “Metairie Caudéran”. Then during the 19th century this château de léognan …


Bordeaux, secrets of great wines

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Discover Wine Lifestyle Secrets with Bordeaux. The world of wine within the town of Bordeaux revolves around producers and negotiates i.e. the merchants; around 70% of all wines are sold by the last. A visitor’s day will begin with a tour in the chartrons district that has been the main part for the trade of wine for various centuries. The …


Saint-Emilion & Pomerol, wine and heritage

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Discover Saint-Émilion & Pomerol. Grand Cru Classé in Saint-Emilion is located on an exceptional site next to the prestigious castle. Saint-Emilion and Pomerol is a famous winemaking region of France. A small tour to saint-Emilion and Pomerol wine region can be taken in Bordeaux that involves attractive sceneries, sightseeing and fine wines and making. This tour will be a marvellous …