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Oenologie - Sans soleil, il n'y a pas de vin ! - Les Grappes

Without sun, there's no wine!

It's essential: without sun, there are no grapes and no wine. It is essential for the growth of the fruit, necessary for the good taste of the grape, sought after in the making of wine and appreciated during the...

Oenologie - D'où vient le vin chaud ? - Les Grappes

Where does mulled wine come from?

That's it, the holiday season is over, and the year 2020 is already well underway. Don't be nostalgic for these moments by putting away your tree and your tinsel, because even if Christmas is not a holiday, it's still the year of the year...

Oenologie - Vin et santé : le vin e(s)t la santé - Les Grappes

Wine and health : Wine is healthy

In the beginning it was a French paradox. Why do the French have fewer cardiovascular diseases than people in other developed countries? Why is it that the occurrence of heart attacks...

Oenologie - Comment choisir un rosé ? - Les Grappes

How to choose a rosé?

You are lost in front of the huge fuchsia pink ray of your favourite department store, you don't know which one to choose? Labels that are more or less teasing, light pink bottles, pink s...

Oenologie - Qu'est ce que le vin orange - Les Grappes

What is orange wine?

Orange wine has reappeared in cellars, on the market and in restaurants from the 2000s and is beginning to be appreciated by wine lovers. It arouses the curiosity of wine lovers....

Oenologie - Comment fait-on un vin liquoreux ? - Les Grappes

How do you make a sweet wine?

You have to be honest, it's the wine we taste the least. Very sweet, rather expensive, sweet wine is a "little pleasure" that we offer ourselves for an occasion, at the end of a meal or at the end of a meal....

Oenologie - Comment bien conserver son vin ? - Les Grappes

How to store your wine well?

Filling your cellar with a nice collection of wine bottles is good. Knowing how to preserve them is better! Because wine is a living and fragile product, which does not like to be rushed. Gwilherm...

Oenologie - Top 5 des documentaires incontournables sur le vin - Les Grappes

Top 5 must-see wine documentaries

After the guides and books on the world of wine, we propose you to meet, listen and see this universe through our selection of wine documentaries. Indeed, we invite you to...

Oenologie - Les vins de Sauternes : « L’extravagance du superbe » - Les Grappes

The wines of Sauternes : " The extravagance of the superb "

While the anti-LGVs have announced an appeal to the Conseil d'Etat to denounce the impact of this high-speed line on the great wines of southern Bordeaux, let's take the time to look at the situation....

Oenologie - Quels sont les signes de qualité d’un Vin ? - Les Grappes

What are the signs of quality of a wine?

The wine market is complex and plethoric, and it can be very difficult to detect, without first tasting the bottles in accordance with our selection criteria. Furthermore, on this...

Oenologie - Bien choisir son vin au restaurant - Les Grappes

Choosing the right wine in a restaurant

It is sometimes difficult to choose the right wine in a restaurant. Unlike at home, the choice of menu and wine is not necessarily made in advance. It is therefore a source of re...

Oenologie - Plus le vin est vieux, meilleur il est ! Vrai ou faux ? - Les Grappes

The older the wine, the better it is! True or false?

Wrong! Most of today's wines can and should be consumed quickly after they are purchased. Of course, some grands crus are made to be kept for several years after purchase, but ...