Author Archives: Vernon

Chateau de La Dauphine | A Hidden Treasure in Fronsac

A must-try from the prestigious Fronsac appellation, Chateau de la Dauphine is renowned for its elegant blends of Merlot and Cabernet Franc. Recently, the estate has started converting to organic vineyard management in order to ensure only the purest expression of terroir in their fine line of wines.  Chateau de la Dauphine: An Early History In the year 776, Charlemagne constructed a ... Read More »

Millesima Tips #10 | The Importance of Glassware

In this edition we will cover the relevance and added characteristics that the correct glassware can bring to your drinking experience. Certain styles of glasses enhance, and can even mute, the aromatic profiles or your wine. Just as important as temperature , storage  and grape variety ; Millesima Tips 11, choosing the right glass. Sparkling: Flutes vs. Regular Glass We are ... Read More »

Millesima Tips #9 | How to serve your wine at the correct temperature

Serving Temperature Millesima Tips

In this edition of Millesima Tips we will be discussing the correct serving temperature for all of your wines. We know that the temperature and humidity is important when storing wine is important. Now we will elaborate on how to bring your wines to the correct serving temperature. What does temperature do to wine? In the same way that the weather ... Read More »