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How to Pair (Great) Wine With McDonald’s

October 19, 2020

New York Magazine featured an excerpt of Big Macs & Burgundy, Sommelier and contributing wine writer Vanessa Price’s new book, which includes a mention of Quinta do Noval. The featured […]

Decanter Vintage Guide: Italy Harvest 2020

October 16, 2020

Decanter’s James Button reports on the 2020 harvest in Italy, which unlike the chaotic year the rest of us have been having, looks to be like a successful vintage for […]

The Bubbly Side of Bond: Bollinger 007 Special Cuvée

October 14, 2020

Wine with Wanda highlighted Champagne Bollinger in her most recent post. She highlighted the new Special Cuvée 007 Limited Edition Box, which was created to celebrate the upcoming release of […]

The Best Wines to Buy This Holiday Season

October 14, 2020

Departures featured Champagne Bollinger in a story about the best wines to enjoy and gift this coming holiday season. The writer explains that Bollinger has introduced a Special Cuvée 007 […]

Wine Enthusiast’s Winemaker of the Year 2020 Nominee: Theresa Heredia

October 13, 2020

Each year, the comprehensive media staff at Wine Enthusiast magazine nominates the most influential members of the alcohol beverage industry for the annual Wine Star Awards. We are honored to […]

Winespeed: Wines to Know

October 9, 2020

Widely respected wine writer Karen Macneil featured Champagne Bollinger Special Cuvée 007 Edition in her latest Winespeed newsletter, in celebration of Global James Bond Day on October 5. Macneil explains, […]

This Week’s Blind Tasting

October 9, 2020

The Press Democrat awarded the Gary Farrell Russian River Selection Chardonnay 2018 with a 4 star, highly recommended review in its latest wine column. The writer describes the wine as […]

VINTUS Adds New Offering From Champagne Bollinger

October 9, 2020

Market Watch included the launch Champagne Bollinger PN VZ15 in its New Products feature within the current issue. The write up explains that this addition to Bollinger’s permanent range “is […]

Wines Of The Week: Champagne Bollinger

October 7, 2020

Forbes columnist Brian Freedman selected Champagne Bollinger PN VZ15 as his white wine of the week. He leads with the significant detail that PN is the first new addition to […]

It’s No time to Die for James Bond Merchandising Tie-Ins

October 7, 2020

Bloomberg Pursuits published a story highlighting some of the limited-edition products launched this holiday season in celebration of No Time To Die, including the Champagne Bollinger 007 Special Cuvée gift […]

The Taste of Wine

October 6, 2020

California Homes magazine featured Chateau Montelena in its October 2020 issue in a story that explores wine tasting experiences to consider this fall (which was published before the recent Glass […]

Sips, Suds and Smokes Podcast

October 5, 2020

Chateau Montelena was featured on the Sips, Suds and Smokes podcast in a Napa-focused episode, airing October 2, 2020. The hosts tasted the 2017 and 2016 Chateau Montelena Napa Valley […]

Inside the Rise in Demand for Travel Art

October 2, 2020

Architectural Digest included Chateau Montelena in a story about the growing demand for artwork that reflects a sense of place in lieu of traveling right now. The pieces explains, “some […]

The Best Wine Pairings for Your Favorite Game Day Food

October 2, 2020

As football season hits its stride, Vinepair put together a list of writer Keith Beavers’ favorite wine pairings to enjoy with game day grub, including Tommasi Raphael Valpolicella Classico Superiore. […]

Wine of the Week: Ornellaia Le Volte dell’Ornellaia 2018

October 2, 2020

The Telegram features Ornellaia Le Volte dell’Ornellaia 2018 as the wine of the week. Columnist Al Vuona dicusess winemaking from the ground up, exploring the planting, cultivating and harvesting of […]

Wine(s) of the Week: The “Terroir” Speaks Volumes for the Wine

October 1, 2020

The Times Weekly sat down with Gary Farrell Vineyards tasting salon and estate manager, sommelier Kevin Patterson,  to discuss the 2017 Russian River Selection Pinot Noir and 2017 Hallberg Vineyard […]

Wine, etc: Rhone Valley produces two, radically different wines

September 30, 2020

This week’s Capital Gazette explores distinctive wines from both the Northern and Southern Rhone, including the E. Guigal Brune et Blonde Cote-Rotie 2016. The writers describe the wine as “delightful,” […]

The Second Wine of Iconic Super Tuscan Ornellaia Starts to Come into its Own

September 29, 2020

Forbes Magazine praises Super Tuscan estate Ornellaia for their twenty years of the “second wine,” Le Serre Nuove dell’Ornellaia. The piece includes a substantial interview with estate director, Axel Heinz, […]

Instagram Live: Le Serre Nuove dell’Ornellaia 2018

September 25, 2020

Ornellaia’s winemaker, Azel Heniz, will be going live on the winery’s Instagram account next Thursday, October 1st at 6PM CET (12PM EST). Tune in for the live session for the […]

Got a Pod of High-Rollers? Napa is Ready for You

September 24, 2020

Wine & Whiskey Globe has highlighted Chateau Montelena’s partnership with Calistoga Ranch in a dedicated story about their once-in-a-lifetime tasting offerings that safely bring the best of wine country to […]