France

Catherine and Pierre Breton: Natural Wine Icons

natural wine, Pierre Breton

The natural wine movement has gained momentum in recent years—though the techniques have existed for centuries! The category of natural wine is not strictly defined; there is no official classification for what it constitutes. To state a complex philosophy as simply as possible, natural wine is made without any added ingredients and with an absolute bare minimum of intervention when ... Read More »

Guess the Wine Advocate 2015 Bordeaux Futures Scores

Can you guess the scores from the famous magazine—before they come out? Millesima, specialized in Bordeaux Grand Crus wines and the fifth largest purchaser of wine futures on the famous “Place de Bordeaux,” announces the launch of its Wine Advocate game: The chance to guess the Wine Advocate scores before they are released! Bordeaux Wine Futures The Bordeaux wine futures ... Read More »

2015 Wine Futures Alert System

Millesima launched its Wine Futures Alert Service in 2010, dedicated to the memorable 2009 vintage. This year we celebrate the 5th year of the alert system. This year, the Alerts will give you first access to a vintage that is as anticipated as 2009 or 2010. In Bordeaux, as in the rest of France, 2015 was a well-rounded vintage, with intense, ... Read More »