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Arizona Foothills’ “10 Fall Wines” Includes 2015 Guigal Saint Joseph Rouge

August 22, 2018

Arizona Foothills featured the 2015 Guigal Saint Joseph Rouge in the story “10 Fall Wines.” Editor Melissa Larsen noted the Guigal wine as “elegant and complete, with flavors of red berries […]

“A wine dispenser wish list”

August 17, 2018

The Tennessean featured all three Guigal 2015 wines in wine columnist Steve Prati’s weekly print column. Steve provided a history of the Rhone Valley and also shared his top three […]

“King James” Seen Drinking Guigal La Landonne

August 16, 2018

Basketball phenom Lebron James hasn’t been shy about showing his love of fine wine, underscored by his recent Instagram post captured by a number of outlets. Coverage appeared in the […]

Ornellaia Auction Brings Buyers to the Source

August 15, 2018

Wine Searcher contributor Margaret Rand writes about the Ornellaia Vendemmia d’Artista gala dinner and auction at the Victoria & Albert Museum, which she attended in May. In distinguishing Ornellaia’s auction […]

Pop Sensation Dua Lipa Celebrates Milestone with Bollinger La Grande Année

August 15, 2018

Underscoring Champagne Bollinger’s place in pop culture, one of the world’s biggest pop stars, Dua Lipa, recently celebrated a personal milestone with a bottle of Champagne Bollinger La Grande Année […]

Chateau Montelena Calistoga Zinfandel 2015

August 15, 2018

Well-respected Houston Chronicle wine columnist Dale Robertson highlights Chateau Montelena Calistoga Zinfandel ($39) in his weekly column, among other zingy and robust reds, awarding is an 8.9 out of 10 […]

How slowly or quickly a grape ripens affects taste, other characteristics

August 15, 2018

Texas wine columnist Gus Clemens featured the 2012 Guigal Cote Rotie Brune et Blonde in “Clemens – Sometimes even grape stems go into fermentation tanks,” which was syndicated to several […]

VICE Praises Ponzi Vineyards’ Efforts to Provide Healthcare to Vineyard Workers and Families

August 15, 2018

Leading lifestyle publication VICE shines a light on the Oregon wine industry for a unique mobile healthcare service co-founded by Ponzi Vineyards’ own founder Nancy Ponzi in the early 1990’s. […]

10 of the Best Rosés to Buy in Magnums

August 14, 2018

Leading women’s interest publication Elle selected Champagne Bollinger Rosé NV  in a roundup, titled “10 of the Best Rosés to Buy in Magnums.” Positioned as the luxury offering in the story, […]

Wines to Know: GUIGAL CÔTES-DU-RHÔNE 2015

August 14, 2018

The masterful Karen Macneil features the 2015 Cotes-du-Rhone Rouge as a “wine to know,” elaborating that when she first tasted the wine she had a “sudden sensation that a sexy guy from […]

Eduardo Chadwick named Decanter Man of the Year 2018

August 8, 2018

Eduardo Chadwick  named Decanter Man of the Year, arguably the most recognized and prestigious honor for personal achievement in the global wine industry. Read the full article here.

Best Chilean Winery 2017 – Wine Advocate

August 8, 2018

“We have continually noticed that, for every major fine wine region we cover each year, there is without fail one winery that stands qualitatively above all others.” Wine Advocate

Drinks Business covers Bollinger Masterclass on disgorgement

August 8, 2018

The Drinks Business reports on a class led by Bollinger cellar master Denis Bunner in Hong Kong.  Bunner spent a full decade studying disgorgement while he was at the Comité Champagne. […]

Dog Point: Age-worthy Sauvignon Blanc

August 8, 2018

Tim McKirdy of VinePair authors a piece titled: Making the Case for Age-Worthy Sauvignon Blanc. Yes, Sauvignon Blanc.  In his exploration of Sauvignon Blanc that can age, McKirdy focuses on one Loire […]

“a beautiful Côtes du Rhône that will deliver the goods”

August 8, 2018

“The 2015 Côtes du Rhône checks in as a final blend of 50% Syrah, 40% Grenache and the rest Mourvèdre. It offers a juicy, Syrah-driven bouquet of ripe blackberry fruits, […]

Guigal: Best Winery in the World 2017

August 8, 2018

The Best Wine of the World Competition (bwwwcompetition.com) takes into account consumer and professional voting in a 3 month first round period, with the top 30 wines blind tasted by […]

Jancis Robinson coverage of Chateau de Nalys

August 7, 2018

Richard Hemming MW writes one of the first pieces covering the new Chateau de Nalys wines  from Guigal.  You can read the full article here (subscription required), and the comments […]

Guigal vineyard flyover

July 24, 2018

Super flyovers of Cote-Rotie and a dive into the Guigal cellar. If you didn’t know how steep the vineyards of Cote-Rotie were before – and how backbreaking the work to […]

What’s On Our Table: 2015 E. Guigal Cotes du Rhone Rouge.

July 24, 2018

Writer Russ Winton included the wine he enjoyed over July 4th weekend with his Modesto Bee readers. Within Russ’ Wine List column, he shares that the 2015 E. Guigal Cotes […]

Wines Of The Week: Syrah And Viognier For The Summer.

July 24, 2018

The E. Guigal 2015 Saint-Joseph Rouge was featured in Brian Freedman’s Forbes.com column “Wines of The Week: Syrah And Viognier For The Summer,” just in time to inspire our weekend […]