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Natural wine, more than a “fermented juice”.

October 12, 2020 5:56 pm

For the past 10 years, the trend around natural wines has very much changed and we have seen some crazy and very unexpected style of wines going around. When we hear “Natural Wine”, we should only think about a grape juices fermented unfiltered giving you the impression of an uncompleted wine or more often about a dodgy “apple juice which...

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Intro to Piedmont

October 12, 2020 5:54 pm

Arneis, Riesling, Chardonnay, Nebbiolo, Barbera, Barolo, Barbaresco, more names could be mentioned to highlight the quality of wines coming out from the region. Next to Burgundy, Piedmont has as much as to offer in terms of terroir, style of producers, and vintage influence. With the selection of 5 different wines you will experience and have the opportunity to discover the...

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The Black Book in Soho: A wine lover’s hideaway

October 8, 2020 10:02 am

Soho has always been known for its flamboyant social scene. In these times of face masks and safe distancing, most restaurants in the area have adopted an al fresco approach, and the streets are packed with diners and cocktail drinkers. In this context, being in a basement, The Black Book might pass unnoticed; but its setting makes for a much...

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New late night food and wine bar launches in Soho

October 8, 2020 9:52 am

The hospitality veterans Gearoid Devaney MS and Xavier Rousset MS will launch on September 10 The Black Book, a new wine bar and restaurant on the site of the former members’ club Trade. Read the article

TRADE to relaunch as wine bar The Black Book

October 8, 2020 9:50 am

After opening to non-members for the first time with a residency from Anglo at the back end of last year, Trade is doing away with it for good and flipping into wine bar The Black Book, which will be open to everyone. Co-founders Gearoid Devaney and Xavier Rousset are both master sommeliers so you can bet that the wine will be on point....

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Rhone Valley From North to South

October 6, 2020 4:28 pm

In the South of Lyon runs the Rhone River, coming from the Alp mountains and flooding into the Mediterranean sea, this river gives a large variety of soil, climates and style. In the North, Two Grapes represent the diversity of Terroir : Viognier and Syrah! In the South, the region is submerged by a warmer climate and a very sunny...

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