Millesima Tips

Millesima Tips #8 | How to serve an old bottle of wine

Millesima Tips Old wine

In this series of Millesima Tips we will discuss vintage wines. Where to buy them, how to store and protect them for several years and how to serve them. The older a wine is, the more difficult it can be to serve it properly without damaging the wine. With time, wine becomes more elegant and fragile. Choosing a Bottle Before ... Read More »

Millesima Tips # 7 | Decanter vs. Carafe

Well-developed wine is a wonderful experience for any wine lover; winegrowers, connoisseurs and amateurs alike. But knowing which tools and accessories should be used with which wines is never easy. This week’s Millesima Tips looks at two tools used for vastly different occasions, the decanter and the carafe. Carafe Carafes tend to look like vases, long bodies and small bases. ... Read More »

Millesima Tips #6 | How to store your wine

Millesima Tips 6 Age

In the last edition of Millesima Tips we discussed the important characteristics that a wine can develop with time. This week, we will discover different tools and techniques that will protect your wines as they age. Age matters: Young vs. old Some wines are meant to be enjoyed early on, because their tannic structure and acidity do not allow them ... Read More »