Best Wines in the World in Vivino’s 2020 Wine Style Awards

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Vivino, the largest online wine marketplace and most downloaded wine app unveiled the world’s best wines recently. For the second year in a row, Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon took top honors with Hundred Acre’s Kayli Morgan Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2014 earning the title as best wine in the world with a 4.84 rating, ever so […]

QR Code carte restaurants

Create a QR-Code for your restaurant menu

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Thanks to our QR-Code creation module, it has never been so easy to offer your menu, aperitifs, digestifs and wine list via a QR-Code to your customers. The benefits of the QR-Code are multiple: No contact with paper: restaurant customers “flash” the QR-Code from their smartphone. In these times of uncertainty with the Covid19, this […]

Europe Moves on Wine Ingredient Labeling

Europe Moves on Wine Ingredient Labeling

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European regulation is pushing wine producers to list the ingredients and nutritional information of their wines.  What’s in my bottle of European wine? Mainly fermented grape juice, but what else has it been made with? We may soon get answers, when the EU adopts rules on the mandatory listing of wine ingredients and nutritional information […]

Brookhaven restaurant offers virtual wine tastings

Brookhaven restaurant offers virtual wine tastings

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The experience of wine tasting can be reproduced virtually. A Bookhaven restaurant is offering the concept: three different wines, together with cheese, charcuterie and French bread. You’ll then to join a Zoom session hosted by a sommelier, who guide you through through an interactive experience: Here’s how it all works — participants in a group […]

To Survive, a Michelin-Starred San Francisco Restaurant Is Now Selling Rare Bottles of Wine

To Survive, a Michelin-Starred San Francisco Restaurant Is Now Selling Rare Bottles of Wine

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The coronavirus crisis had already put many restaurants in very difficult situations.  In the meantime, some restaurants looked at selling some of their most valuable assets to compensate for the revenue declines and challenged bottom line. The three-michelin-star Manresa restaurant in the tony Los Gatos community of south of San Francisco did decide to sell […]

The World's Most Wanted Australian Wines

The World’s Most Wanted Australian Wines

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When customers navigate a wine list in a restaurant or look at wines at their local wine shop, reputation is what influences the most the choice. The article below from wine-searcher takes Australian wines as an example of wines having the reputation of being reliable, affordable reds. But the reality is much more interesting, as […]

From Vine to Wine

From Vine to Wine

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We love Borel’s overriding theory about wine, that people shouldn’t buy wine based on its perceived value or popular opinion. Marc encourages people to break down the factors of what they like or don’t like, to enhance their next purchase. “It’s important to recognize what you don’t like. Is something too dry, tannic, juicy, or […]