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The 10 Most Beautiful Wineries in Napa Valley

March 1, 2019

NapaValley.com, a website devoted to promoting the great things to see, do and taste in California’s most prestigious wine region has published a story, “The 10 Most Beautiful Wineries in […]

Divine Wine: French Winemaker Stays True to Family Roots

March 1, 2019

The Chicago Sun Times featured Guigal in a dedicated story within the print edition of the newspaper. Wine writer Peter Hoyne gave readers an overview of the brand heritage, beginning with Etienne […]

What to Drink Now: Winter White Wines

February 27, 2019

D Magazine wine columnist Hayley Hamilton has included three terrific wines from the VINTUS portfolio in her latest story, “What to Drink Now: Winter White Wines.” The Dallas/Forth Worth business […]

James Suckling’s 100 Best Wines Under $30

February 27, 2019

Dog Point Chardonnay 2016 (95 Points), Errazuriz Pinot Noir Aconcagua Costa 2017 (94 Points), and Petrolo Torrione 2016 (95 Points) were all featured in James Suckling’s list of 100 Best Wines […]

The Vino Voice – Deluxe Bebop Do Pop!

February 22, 2019

The Château de Nalys Grand Vin and Grand Vin Blanc appeared in a feature story for Coachella Valley Weekly, a news magazine for communities in Palm Springs and Coachella Valley, CA. […]

Southern Rhône Valley wines reflect warmth of Mediterranean

February 20, 2019

Both Château de Nalys Grand Vin wines, as well as the Guigal Côtes du Rhône Rouge and Blanc, were featured in the story “Southern Rhône Valley wines reflect warmth of […]

It’s a Golden Era for French Red Wines

February 19, 2019

Wine Enthusiast published a story focusing on the extraordinary vintages from 2015 – 2017 across the Rhone Valley. Writer Anna Lee C. Iijima outlines the the differences between the vintages, and […]

The Most Romantic Places to Travel, Near and Far

February 15, 2019

Chateau Montelena was featured on on AAA.com‘s online lifestyle publication, which offers users and readers with inspiration for roadtrips and travels. The article, “The Most Romantic Places to Travel, Near and […]

Bubble Blaster Invented a Super Soaker for ‘Adults’ (And it Sprays Champagne)

February 15, 2019

Men’s interest lifestyle site, Mandatory, published a story that focuses on the next big trend for beach season – Champagne super soakers. The writer adds witty commentary, and explains in […]

Wine Auction of Rare Bottles to Raise Money for Cancer Research

February 15, 2019

Leading luxury publication Departures is tapping into their network of affluent readers in hopes of generating additional bids for Mounir Saouma of Lucien Le Moine’s wine auction to raise major money […]

Grand Cru Road Trip and Jeroboam Jaw-Droppers Entice in Burgundy/Curie Cancer Benefit Auction

February 14, 2019

We are so grateful to our friends at Wine Spectator for raising awareness of Mounir Saouma’s wine auction to generate much needed money for the Institut Curie. Built in 1920 by Marie […]

Mounir Saouma of Lucien Le Moine Organizes Extraordinary Auction Lot to Support Institut Curie and Cancer Research

February 13, 2019

Mounir Saouma of Lucien Le Moine in Burgundy is, once again, on a mission to raise a significant amount of money for the Institut Curie. Built in 1920 by Marie […]

The Most Amazing Valentine’s Day Gifts of 2019 for All Types of Lovers in Your Life

February 11, 2019

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Chateau Montelena was featured on Buzzfeed in a gift guide article, “The Most Amazing Valentine’s Day Gifts Of 2019 For All Types Of Lovers […]

Wine of the Week

February 11, 2019

Catering to those looking to drink pink this Valentine’s Day, the Guigal Cotes du Rhone Rosé was chosen as “Wine of the Week,” by local Wisconsin online news outlet The […]

Off the Vine: Valentine wines straight from the heart

February 8, 2019

In advance of Valentine’s Day next week, the Ponzi 2016 Tavola Pinot Noir was featured on Telegram.com, the online version for the local Massachusetts newspaper, in the story “Off the Vine: Valentine wines […]

Off the Vine: Valentine wines straight from the heart

February 8, 2019

In advance of Valentine’s Day next week, the Guigal 2015 Côtes du Rhône Rouge was featured on Telegram.com, the online version for the local Massachusetts newspaper, in the story “Off the Vine: […]

Romantic Wines for Valentine’s Day

February 7, 2019

Chateau de Nalys Grand Vin Rouge was featured in a “Romantic Wines for Valentine’s Day” segment on WPTV5 (West Palm Beach NBC affiliate). Sommelier and wine expert Stephanie Miskew joined […]

Napa Valley Riesling Then and Now

January 31, 2019

Wine Columnist Michelle Williams’ latest piece for Forbes delves into the history, perception and quality of Napa Valley Riesling. Chateau Montelena is one of the four producers in the region that […]

South American wines gain commercial success, worldwide popularity

January 28, 2019

Finca Decero’s 2015 The Owl & The Dust Devil was included in a story featuring South American wines, which ran across all five regional publications of Florida Weekly (distributed locally […]

Warming Winter Wines

January 23, 2019

The Guigal Côtes du Rhône Rouge 2015 and Crozes-Hermitage Rouge 2015 were featured online in a “Warming Winter Wines” story for Texas Lifestyle Magazine. Wine writer Robin Barr Sussman recommended […]