17 07, 2019

Bollinger La Grande Année 2008

By |2019-07-18T11:46:48+04:00July 17th, 2019|Events|

The 2008 La Grande Année has finally arrived in Dubai on the 3rd of July 2019 and presented to us in 3 format: Bottle 2008, degorged in November 2018. The magnum 2008, degorged in June 2018 and the Jeroboams 2008 degorged in November 2018. The first thing we notice is the changing in the label, more slick, premium and with [...]

14 07, 2019

A little secret from New Zealand

By |2019-07-14T11:37:43+04:00July 14th, 2019|Wine Review|

Brought this bottle of Libiamo “Field Blend” 2017 from my recent trip to #newzealand, after I discovered directly from the producer @jamesmillton who is an #artisanwinegrower, who in 1984, together with his wife Annie planted the very first #biodynamic #wineestate in the #southernhemisphere. The Milltons are endlessly committed to improvement, and without question should be credited as being one of [...]

13 07, 2019

A Grüner Veltliner from another planet

By |2019-07-13T17:40:39+04:00July 13th, 2019|Wine Review|

Martin is the son of Anita and Hans, a very long established wine family based in the Neusiedlersee wine region of Austria. They master in local grape varieties such as Blaufränkisch and Zweigelt and they use biodynamic and organic approach to their wine growing. The Manila is a #skinfermented #grunerveltliner The grapes were destemmed and without being crushed, fermented in [...]