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Domaine Dromadaire 30670 2006 | Wine of the Week

                

30670 is the zip code of a small village in South of France (Aigues-Vives ) but also the name of one of the 5 wines tasted during the Sud de France Worldwide Synchronized Wine Tasting. This Domaine Dromadaire 30670 is unfortunately available at the winery only. Made from a blend of Syrah and Grenache, this […]read more

Sud de France Worldwide Synchronized Wine Tasting

                

90 wine bloggers and journalists across 24 countries are participating in this wine tasting. Vinivno is proud to be part of this number. You are invited to join us and take part of the conversation by using the hashtag #WorldTastingSync or adding your comments — LIVE coverage starts Monday 11:00am EST — What we are […]read more

Synchronized Worldwide Wine Tasting – Save the date

                

On Monday June 21 11:00 am EST, Sud de France will be holding its first ever Synchronized Worldwide Wine Tasting. In total, 90 wine bloggers and journalists across 24 countries will be participating in the wine tasting. Vinivno is proud to be part of this number. Live wine tasting notes will be share on Vinivino […]read more

Spotlight on South African wines

                

With the World Cup 2010 on, all the spotlights are turned to South Africa. Last January, we stated that the South Africa’s wine industry will benefit from the soccer World Cup; predictions seems to be just right. There are a lot of words around South African wines. Millions of people are watching the World Cup, […]read more

Bonarda Alamos Mendoza 2008 | Wine of the Week

                

The Bonarda Alamos Mendoza 2008 from Argentina is made of Bonarda 100%. This unusual varietal will charm you with its blackberry, plum and floral aromas. On the palate, black cherry and plum flavors lead us to a complex wine with a moderately long finish. A smart buy offers under $10 in the US and around […]read more

Most beautiful wine cellars in the world

                

The publisher Exhibitions international has released a pure wine lover dream book: The most beautiful wine cellars in the world. 240 pages of beautiful wine cellars from all around the world. Simply beautiful! The book is available at Amazon for around $60.read more

Sauvignon Blanc Leyda Arboleda 2008 | Wine of the Week

                

This 100% Sauvignon Blanc Leyda Arboleda is an aromatic wine. Notes of fresh herbs, tomato leaf and asparagus are combined with more delicate citrus and mineral aromas. On the palate, an elegant wine with mineral and citrus flavors. Well balanced. Will complement ideally a salmon tartare and seafood’s. Serving temperature: 10 – 12 ° C. […]read more

Gabbiano Rosato Toscana i.g.t. rosé 2009 | Wine of the Week

                

Celebrate summer’s arrival with a Tuscan rosé. The Gabbiano Rosato Toscana i.g.t. rosé 2009 has a nice pink strawberry color. The nose is fruity. On the palate, rich red fruits, medium mouth feel and persistent. Will complement poultry, pastas and pizza. Ideal at the deck as an aperitif. Serving temperature: 8 – 10 ° C. […]read more

Goats do Roam 2008 | Wine of the Week

                

Inspired by the Cotes-du-Rhône appellation, the Goats do Roam respects the French style wine. The beautiful 2008 vintage is elaborated with Shiraz 61%, Cinsault 14%, Mourvèdre 13%, Grenache 8% and Carignan 4%. Its results in a vibrant ruby color wine. On the nose, red fruits, cedar and anise aromas. On the palate, ripe fruits and […]read more

Get 10% off every purchase of $100 or more at the SAQ

                

Nice savings this Friday and Saturday for Quebec’s residents. The SAQ is offering a 10% off on every purchase of $100 or more. Offer available online and in store. It’s a good time to get our wine of the week! 91 – Chardonnay Clos du Bois Calcaire Russian River Valley 2007 Clos du Bois Winery […]read more

Chardonnay Clos du Bois Calcaire Russian River Valley 2007 | Wine of the Week

                

What a nice wine from the Russian River Valley, California. This 100% Chardonnay has a brilliant silver-gold color. On the nose, intense layered aromas of coconut, pear, apple blossom, lemon and almond. On the palate, a full-bodied white wine exhibiting flavors of citrus zest with cinnamon and crème brulée. A beautiful mouth that lead to […]read more

Ménage à Trois Rosé 2009 | Wine of the Week

                

An intense pink rose petals color. The noise exhibits aromas of raspberries, strawberries, lychee nuts and rose petals and other flowers aromas. On the palate, a refreshing, medium-sweet wine and a smooth finish. This Ménage à Trois Rosé 2009 is good example where the parity between the US and the Canadian dollar doesn’t seems to […]read more

Casaleiro Vinho Regional Tejo 2007 | Wine of the Week

                

A smart buy for all wine lovers. This Portuguese wine is made of Castelao (40%), Trincadeira (30%) and Tinta-Roriz (30%). Aged for 6 months in oak barrel, this blend has a nice and defined ruby colour. Its ripe red fruits aromas will seduce you. On the palate, fruity, smooth and well balanced. Enjoy this wine […]read more

Kunstler Riesling Kabinett 2008 | Wine of the Week

                

A harmonious bouquet that showcases peach, pineapple and citrus aromas. On the nose, peach and citrus notes are combined with some minerals and spicy flavors. This 100% Riesling is elegant and well structured. Its showcases a rich texture that leads to a long finish. Enjoy with General Tao, Thai cuisine and seafood. Serving temperature: 12 […]read more

Wine sales winning market share over beer

                

From the latest report from Statistics Canada, the wine sales is growing and winning market share over beer sales. It’s $5.7 billion worth of wines been sold during the year ending March 31, 2009, up 4.6% from the previous year. The wine sales volume has reached 441.4 million litres, a 3.8% increase. Important fact, the […]read more

Vineyards from around the world – Stellenbosch

                

The Stellenbosch, Paarl and Franschhoek valleys form the Cape Winelands, the larger of the two main wine growing regions in South Africa. The South African wine industry produces about 1,000,000,000 litres of wine annually. Stellenbosch is the primary location for viticulture and viticulture research. Professor Perold was the first Professor of Viticulture at Stellenbosch University. […]read more

Francis Ford Coppola Diamond Collection Black Label Claret 2007 | Wine of the Week

                

This Francis Ford Coppola Diamond Collection Black Label Claret 2007 is made from all five Bordeaux style varietals; 82% Cabernet Sauvignon, 7% Petit Verdot, 4% Merlot, 4% Malbec and 3% Cabernet Franc. The name “Claret” is from the name used by the British to describe Cabernet Sauvignon-based wines. This Claret is rich, complex and elegant… […]read more

Ontario Niagara’s Spring releases

                

It’s new vintage time for many wines from Niagara On-The-Lake, Ontario. Here a summary list, to name a few… Malivoire Malivoire’s tasting notes: Melon Malivoire Wine Company 2009 “Tantalizingly fresh on the nose, it evokes thoughts of white grapefruit, peach, pear and fennel. Your mouth is treated to bright minerality with flavours suggesting lemon and […]read more

Voga Pinot Grigio 2009 | Wine of the Week

                

Pinot Grigio, the most popular white varietal produced in northern Italy, is in the spotlight with this Voga Pinot Grigio 2009. A wine with an impeccable visual identity and, most important, a wine that deliver delicious, rich and fresh flavors. You will be charmed by its trendy bottle that seems to come directly from a […]read more

Vintaly 2010 opens its doors tomorrow

                

Everything is ready for the 44th edition of Vinitaly, the International Wine and Spirits Exhibition in Verona set to open in the mark of trust and business. The Sol, dedicated to virgin and extra virgin olive oil, Agrifood Club and Enolitech events are also ready. Business, promotion and internationalisation are the keywords of the VeronaFiere’s […]read more

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