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Oenologie - Les techniques des vignerons pour lutter contre le gel - Les Grappes

Winegrowers' techniques to fight against frost

With the cold waves and spring frost, the vines are subject to very low temperatures. Spring frosts can go as low as -9°C. The vines are in danger of losing their buds...

Oenologie - Qu'est-ce que le vin jaune ? - Les Grappes

What is yellow wine?

Nicknamed the "Gold of the Jura", the yellow wine owes its fame and typicality to its unique and mysterious elaboration process. Let's go and discover the secrets of this wine that Louis Pasteur is going to make...

Oenologie - Qu'est ce que la semaine des primeurs ? Les Grappes

What's New Year's Eve?

The Primeurs week in Bordeaux will take place from April 3 to 7. Although the Primeur system is initially reserved for wine professionals, the sale of wine en primeur tends to become more democratic and to be more ...

Oenologie - Dans quels verres servir le Champagne ? - Les Grappes

In which glasses should Champagne be served?

A glass of champagne? Not at all! If there is one important detail in the service of Champagne, it is the glass. Champagne is best served in a tulip-shaped glass ...

Oenologie - Une cuillère conserve les bulles de Champagne ! Vrai ou faux ? - Les Grappes

A spoon preserves the bubbles of Champagne! True or false?

FALSE, that's just a myth! The received idea that consists in inserting a spoon (in silver) into the neck of an opened bottle of champagne to keep the bubbles in it is in reality only a myth...

Oenologie - Nos astuces pour enlever une tache de vin ! - Les Grappes

Our tips for removing a wine stain!

The evening is beautiful, the wine is good, but an accident quickly happens: the glasses spill, the wine falls... and all on the tablecloth, on your dress or your shirt! Don't panic, it doesn't matter...

Oenologie - Les métiers du vin : un éventail de possibilités - Les Grappes

The wine professions: a range of possibilities

The wine sector is hiring! From the vineyard to the cellar; from the shop to the restaurant, the wine professions are numerous and varied. However, it is not always easy to find oneself in the pane...

Oenologie - Tout savoir sur le calendrier des vignerons : de la vigne aux chais - Les Grappes

All you need to know about the winegrowers' calendar: from the vineyard to the cellars

What happens to a winegrower over the months in the vineyard and in the cellar? The grape harvest, a big event, is only one part of the winegrower's calendar. The latter is rich and rich in...

Oenologie - Quel vin choisir pour un premier rendez-vous ? - Les Grappes

Which wine to choose for a first date?

With your legs numb and your heart pounding, it's not always easy to make the right choice when it comes to deciding what to drink on a first date. We'll get you...

Oenologie - Comment savoir si un vin est bon à la dégustation - Les Grappes

How do you know if a wine is good for tasting?

Are you one of those people who never know what to say to the waiter at the restaurant who asks for your approval before serving the wine to your loved ones? Here's an article that's made for you...

Oenologie - Top 5 astuces pour laver parfaitement vos verres à vin - Les Grappes

Top 5 tips to wash your wine glasses perfectly

The wine would probably taste better in a sparkling glass, shining with cleanliness. However, between wine stains, fingerprints, the dirt in the glass is quickly noticeable, and its cleanliness can alter the ...

Oenologie - Qu'est ce que le vin de glace? - Les Grappes

What's ice wine?

Rather than cursing the first frosts and the arrival of the cold, we invite you to consider the cold as a blessing! Indeed, without winter no frost, no frost, no ice wine !