We’ve all heard of the powerful Bordeaux Blends, the Pinot Noirs & Chardonnays from Burgundy, the Sangioveses from Tuscany and even Rieslings of Austria. But do you also know that wines are produced in the Middle East? Do you know about fortified wines, or Sherries from Spain, and also that
To celebrate the International Women’s Day, we thought we’d look at the role of women in wine. It’s a popular stereotype that the wine industry is dominated many grey haired men – but the reality couldn’t be further from the truth. One of the key tools in making and enjoying
Chateau de Berne, France, Provence Château de Berne spans 1,250 acres of sumptuous countryside in the heart of Provence. Niched between garrigue and olive groves, its 290 acres of wine-producing plots are planted with Grenache, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cinsault, Carignan, Viognier, Merlot, Sémillon, Ugni Blanc and Rolle grape varieties. Château
Provence, France Provence is blessed with a fantastic climate, especially for grapes. The region gets lots of sunshine and not too much rain with warm days and cool evenings. The Mediterranean moderates the temperatures and the famous “Mistral” wind keeps the vineyards dry, free of pests and the skies clear.