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What to drink with the sauerkraut?

If you are in a hurry Because of its acidity in the cabbage, sauerkraut goes well with dry, mineral and refreshing white wines. It is found in : In Alsace with Sylvaner or Riesling,...

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What to drink with raclette?

If you're in a hurry... Favour a white wine that is not too dry to accompany the fat of the raclette and reds that are not too tannic and will go well with cold meats. A wine from Chignin (Sav...

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What to drink with a paella?

If you are in a hurry Paella combines many flavors and textures, it is difficult to find what to pair it with. White wine is the best ally in this case. In the Languedoc region, ...

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Top 10 grape varieties to know

Tasting courses, literary reviews, television reports, everything is done to tell us about wine and our French grape varieties (grapes used to make wine). Yes but here it is, it is...

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What is a plain wine and how to taste it?

We've been hearing a lot about them over the last few years. For better or worse, everyone has their own personal opinion. Indeed, tasting a natural wine means accepting a new sensory adventure...

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All you need to know about natural, biodynamic and organic wines?

These three types of wines are "on the upswing". But what are the real differences between these three methods? Rather than buying a logo without understanding it and ignoring what it changes...

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What to drink when you're on a diet?

Is it necessary to give up aperitifs and parties with friends when you're on a diet? No!!! Here's how to reconcile conviviality and calorie calculation (because we're not going to lie to each other, there's bound to be a lot of calories).

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Where does biodynamics come from?

Biodynamics is one of the major trends of the moment in agriculture and affects for a large part the wine industry but can also be applied to other types of farms ...

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The trend for natural wines

"Long live natural wine". Do you know when this slogan dates from? We would be tempted to say the end of the 1990s, wouldn't we? Well no, this one dates from 1907 and was pronounced in Montpellier...

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What to drink with seafood?

Which wine to drink with oysters, crab, whelk...? Christmas is not the only occasion to enjoy a nice seafood platter. For those who are allergic to seafood, read that...

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All you need to know about French natural sweet wine

A bit of history Discover wines with an almost infinite ageing capacity. It is in the South of France that you can discover the natural sweet wines. These are red or white wines, sweet and fruity....

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What is a biodynamic wine?

Well, let's start at the beginning with a little information about biodynamics. It's easy ! In the beginning... We owe this approach to agriculture to Mr. Rudolf Steiner, an Austrian philosopher, who...