Vins et spiritueux

“Goût de diamants” : The most expensive champagne in the world

Champagne is often considered a luxury drink with good bottles sometimes sell for considerable sums. Gout de Diamants, an english brand, sold his bottle for $1.2 million. Although the champagne is considered excellent the reason what makes this Champagne a collector’s item and hit the price of $1.2 million is not the inside of the [...]

“Goût de diamants” : The most expensive champagne in the world 2014-12-02T19:50:09+00:00

Le Mandarin Oriental Barcelone, de nouvelles suites luxueuses

  Le Mandarin Oriental Barcelone s’offre des suites ultra-luxueuses Barcelone, haut lieux de fêtes et de découvertes culturelles est une ville cosmopolite ou s’entremêlent douceur de vivre et vie nocturne. Afin de découvrir au mieux la capitale de la Catalogne, le Mandarin Oriental est un point de chute idéal. Offrant un design contemporain typique catalan [...]

Le Mandarin Oriental Barcelone, de nouvelles suites luxueuses 2014-11-30T20:07:28+00:00

History of the famous champagne Perrier-Joüet

Perrier-Jouët Champagne is a company founded in Epernay in 1811 by Pierre-Nicolas-Marie Perrier, closure manufacturer and his wife Adèle Jouët. By 1815, Perrier Jouët realizes its first shipment of wine to England and then in 1837 to the United States. Perrier Jouët became from 1861 the official supplier to the English Court and Queen Victoria, [...]

History of the famous champagne Perrier-Joüet 2014-12-02T20:25:37+00:00

Les plus beaux châteaux à visiter en Bourgogne!

Le Château Vivant Micault à Pommard fut construit en 1726 par Vivant Micault, secrétaire du Roi Louis VB afin de produire de grands vins à Pommard. Ce château est une incroyable demeure entourée d’un océan de vignes, le lieu a été complètement restauré de 2004 à 2007. Des évènements s’y déroulent toute l’année comme le [...]

Les plus beaux châteaux à visiter en Bourgogne! 2014-12-02T23:01:17+00:00

Miraval: the best rosé in the World

Since Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie bought a property in the South of France, they officially declared their love for the culture of our beloved country. But living there occasionally during the year was not enough for the couple, so they decided, in association with Beaucastel Chateau from the Perrin Family, to create their own [...]

Miraval: the best rosé in the World 2014-12-03T16:20:43+00:00

La Wine Box de My Vitibox

Nous connaissons tous le système des « box », un concept qui a explosé ces dernières années. Chaque mois, les abonnés reçoivent une sélection surprise de produits. Les plus connues sont les box beauté, telles que Birchbox, My Little Box, Glossy Box… Mais aujourd’hui, c’est aux amateurs d’un tout autre domaine que je vais m’adresser, avec la [...]

La Wine Box de My Vitibox 2014-12-02T23:23:59+00:00

Luxury wine and digital

According to the barometer « SOWINE / SSI » , 80% of wine lovers look information online before buying a wine, in 2014. In 2013, the sale of wine online market exceeded $ 700 million and will cross the billion by 2015 , representing about 10% of the total market. When we compare the site of a [...]

Luxury wine and digital 2014-12-03T16:34:00+00:00

What are the best wine resort ?

Late summer and early autumn are the best seasons for all the wine lovers.Good news for you : many countries are getting specialized in wine. California Meadwood Owned by vinters, Meadwood Napa Valley is a luxury resort where you can get wine education. They won many incredible awards ( like « wine spectator award ») . [...]

What are the best wine resort ? 2014-12-03T16:00:58+00:00

Why is there different kind of glass for the alcool ?

Many are the types of drinking glasses. It's not just meant to make you look fancy, there is more valuable reason. A wine has differents taste and it need an appropriate glass shape to answer to its characteristics. A stem is obviously present in each wine glasses, to keep you from altering the temperature of [...]

Why is there different kind of glass for the alcool ? 2014-12-03T15:47:31+00:00

Exportations of french wines in China. A drama ?

China (including Hong Kong) had become the third customer of France after the United States and the United Kingdom with 1.4 billion euros of French wines and spirits sold . However, Bordeaux wine exports plunged by 28 % in 2014 according to the Federation of Exporters of Wines and Spirits ( CFTS ) . Prestigious [...]

Exportations of french wines in China. A drama ? 2014-12-03T16:39:11+00:00

Jay-Z achète le champagne Armand de Brignac

Jay-Z ajoute des bulle à son empire La marque de champagne Armand de Brignac a été acquise par le rappeur américain Jay-Z qui vente déjà les mérites de ce champagne dans ses clips depuis quelques années. Armand de Brignac, maison de champagne située dans la Marne était détenue par la société américaine Sovereign Brands qui [...]

Jay-Z achète le champagne Armand de Brignac 2014-11-30T18:17:14+00:00

What are the most expensives wines of the world, and why ?

The wine represent the most expensive liquid puchases in history. It is not always for the inside of the bottle that the price is so high. « Gout de Diamants »is for example sold for $1.2 million because they replaced their traditional crystal logo plate with a 18 carat white gold plate and mounted a 19 carat diamond in the center [...]

What are the most expensives wines of the world, and why ? 2014-12-03T16:05:45+00:00

How can we determine the quality of a wine ?

Firstly you need to make a difference between the quality of a wine (which is objective) and the perception that you have (which is subjective.) The determine objectivly the quality of a wine you have 3 main steps. To begin, you need to check that the wine does’nt have any default. You can see it [...]

How can we determine the quality of a wine ? 2016-11-27T20:26:03+00:00

The most beautiful bottles of Champagne and Spirit

Here is a selection of the finest bottles of champagnes and spirits ever created before. 1) Champagne Dom Pérignon millésime 1995 Jeroboam                                       This bottle Jeroboam of Dom Perignon 1995 is dressed in a white gold scabbard [...]

The most beautiful bottles of Champagne and Spirit 2014-12-03T21:13:32+00:00

The most beautiful bottles of Champagne and Spirit

Here is a selection of the finest bottles of champagnes and spirits ever created before. 1) Champagne Dom Pérignon millésime 1995 Jeroboam This bottle Jeroboam of Dom Perignon 1995 is dressed in a white gold scabbard and accompanied by a label laser engraved directly on the sleeve.Limited edition of 100 copies worldwide, launched in May [...]

The most beautiful bottles of Champagne and Spirit 2014-12-03T22:14:12+00:00

Top Five Dom Pérignon Collaborations

If only every day was filled with Dom Pérignon champagne showers. But do you want to know what I love most about one of the most recognized Champagne brands in the world? The jaw-dropping collaborations. They’re that little thing that gives the brand an “X” factor. It’s something that makes them very unique and different [...]

Top Five Dom Pérignon Collaborations 2014-11-30T17:48:49+00:00

Coca-Cola by Moschino

Following on the heels of high-end fashion designers like Karl Lagerfeld, Italian luxury label Moschino has launched a limited edition line with Coca-Cola. As every year, the Coca-Cola Company surprises with its original advertising campaigns, new product launches and therefore also with new and exclusive designs, as recently introduced a line of packaging designed by [...]

Coca-Cola by Moschino 2014-12-03T23:49:06+00:00

Sheraton Social Hour, a wine experience Premium

Sheraton social hour is the new Program Launched By Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, which consist in the Invitation of the guests and visitors to taste premium wines a A very special price in the Lobby Bar of the Sheraton Hotels. Sheraton Social Hour includes Menus and spectacular wine tasting nail in the 240 Hotels Worldwide. [...]

Sheraton Social Hour, a wine experience Premium 2014-12-03T21:05:11+00:00

Story of a brand : Veuve Clicquot

The famous champagne brand Veuve Clicquot was created in 1772 by Philippe Clicquot in Reims, France and took back by his son. When he died, his widow,Barbe Nicole Clicquot Ponsardin continued to produce the champagne and became one of the first business woman. Know the brand belongs to LVMH and promise a unique quality. They [...]

Story of a brand : Veuve Clicquot 2014-12-03T15:35:12+00:00

Le Bon Marché: “La Grande Epicerie de Paris” reinvented in 2013

In 1852, Aristide Boucicaut and his wife invented modern shopping, as we know it, by creating the world's first department store selling a vast range of items, Le Bon Marché. This groundbreaking and revolutionary couple had come up with a commercial model that would soon be copied around the globe.   In 1923, at the [...]

Le Bon Marché: “La Grande Epicerie de Paris” reinvented in 2013 2014-01-14T14:19:45+00:00

Oberkampf, le nouveau quartier de la bistronomie

Qu’est-ce que la bistronomie ? Tout simplement ce mot désigne les établissements qui allient bistro et gastronomie.  C’est dans le quartier d’Oberkampf que sont en train d’éclore de plus en plus de restaurants de ce type. En effet, ce quartier des artistes inspire les nouveaux venus de la gastronomie dans un style rétro qui influence leurs [...]

Oberkampf, le nouveau quartier de la bistronomie 2013-12-10T19:36:02+00:00