Wine in one of its Moods
If you grow a vegetable garden, you are probably familiar with downy mildew which typically attacks tomatoes, potatoes, eggplants and peppers!
But this fungus remains the number 1 enemy of the vine, as it sometimes takes on epidemic proportions.
France is one of the most famous country in term of gastronomy. And also a country with multiple type of wines. This is why pair food & wine is very important for us.
« Drinking a glass of wine before going to bed in order to loose weight ? That is exactly what reveals a study made by researchers of State University of Washington and Harvard (read the whole article (in French).
Maybe a bit strange of a study, but there’s no doubt that this summer you will glance at your swimming suite while trying hopelessly to remember the location of your gym !
Warning : this study is not magical, and yes, you will still need to go to the gym for you to stay healthy and to strengthen your muscles, but if wine can give you a little boost, it is our obligation to let you know about it !
Wine tasting is a pretty recent art in the world of wine compared to its’ thousands years of existance. This explains why the researchers have been actively looking into it only for the last five decades. Some results are surprising, others more expected. We have summarized for you an article from “Terre de Vins” about this.
During the Prowein fair in 2017 , several vignerons of the Grés de Montpellier Appellation were promoting their appellation into a joint Grés de Montpellier booth. Many visitors came to this booth and enjoyed these great wines. In the attached vidéo Benoît Guizard, one of the 9 vignerons in the booth, is interviewed by a Route USA journalist.