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Seven Things You Should Know About Ornellaia

September 20, 2019

In a spotlight piece, VinePair’s Tim McKirdy highlights the key seven points to understanding Super Tuscan producer Ornellaia. Among these points are the unique French roots, the maritime influence, and vineyard structure. To learn […]

Inside This Week’s Hollywood Parties and Events

September 20, 2019

To close out the week of events coverage, The Hollywood Reporter, OK! magazine and Variety also featured the Champagne Bollinger and Asprey London High Tea & Champagne Soirée in their […]

Matt Crafton, Winemaker, Chateau Montelena

September 19, 2019

The Honest Pour featured Chateau Montelena Winemaker Matt Crafton on its podcast. The episode covers the history of the estate, Matt’s vision for the future and his emphasis on sustainability. […]

Hottest Celebrity Pics This Week Of Sept. 16-22

September 19, 2019

Entertainment and lifestyle site Hollywood Life has highlighted the Champagne Bollinger and Asprey London High Tea and Champagne Soirée at The Beverly Hills Hotel as one of its top celebrity events […]

Friday Fête: Dior’s New Boutique, Gucci’s Film Talk, the UNITAS Gala, and More

September 19, 2019

Lifestyle publication Whitewall highlighted Champagne Bollinger in its weekly roundup of the best cultural and celebrity events. The piece offers a recap of last Thursday’s high tea & Bollinger Champagne soirée, […]

Harvest in Champagne, France with Bollinger

September 18, 2019

Cool Hunting reporter Evan Malachosky had the rare opportunity to experience the start of harvest in Champagne with Bollinger. The first of two upcoming pieces, he shares with readers background […]

Art Imitates Wine: Dazzling New Ornellaia Labels Unveiled

September 18, 2019

Wine Spectator reports on Ornellaia‘s latest installment in its long-running Vendemmia d’Artista project, which encourages artists each year to create works inspired by a one-word sum-up of the wine and […]

Julia Roberts Is in the Hot Seat in L.A., Plus Jon Hamm, Chrissy Teigen & John Legend & More

September 17, 2019

Leading lifestyle and entertainment publication, People, highlighted the Asprey London and Champagne Bollinger Garden Party at The Beverly Hills Hotel last Thursday, noting that Kelly Lynch and Anjelica Huston got […]

Notable Guests attend afternoon tea with Asprey London and Champagne Bollinger at The Beverly Hills Hotel

September 17, 2019

Lifestyle site The Tipsy Diaries highlighted the Asprey London and Champagne Bollinger afternoon tea last Thursday at The Beverly Hills hotel to support Zoe Winker’s This is About Humanity, a movement […]

Asprey London High Tea and Bollinger Champagne Garden Party

September 17, 2019

People en Espanol covered the Asprey London High Tea & Champagne Bollinger Garden Party at The Beverly Hills Hotel last Thursday, highlighting VIP guests including Eiza Gonzalez, Elsa Collins and […]

Decanter highlights Ornellaia, Erràzuriz, and Le Macchiole as the finest red blends made outside of Bordeaux

September 13, 2019

In Decanter’s recent publication, Chris Mercer writes of Bordeaux red blends around the world. Traditionally a Bordeaux red blend combines two or more of the classic Bordeaux varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon, […]

Le Macchiole Paleo Rosso showcased in Vinous Media

September 12, 2019

Vinous Media’s Antonio Galloni gives high praise to Le Macchiole’s 2009 Cabernet Franc Paleo Rosso in a recent publication. Galloni expresses that Paleo Rosso is often obscured by Le Macchiole’s […]

A Truly Blind Tasting with Ornellaia’s Vendemmia d’Artista

September 6, 2019

Wine Spectator’s Bruce Sanderson details a recent blind tasting he attended at the Guggenheim in June with Vintus’ very own Michael Quinttus. Contrary to standard blind tasting, the tasters where […]

Decanter names Errazuriz Aconcagua Alto Carmenère one of the new best Carmenères

September 6, 2019

In Decanter’s recent article, Patricio Tapia writes that Chilean winemakers, who are now armed with a better understanding of how to get the best out of the variety, have created […]

Rock-star Sommelier Keith Goldston MS on Decero Malbec

September 6, 2019

The Houston Chronicle interviews Master Sommelier Keith Goldston about his new home at Tilman Fertitta’s Mastro’s Steakhouse and Post Oak Hotel. With his new posting, Goldston presides over the Wine […]

Sustainably-Operated Chateau Montelena Continues to Draw the Spotlight to Napa Wines

September 3, 2019

Regional lifestyle publication, The Nashville Edit, has featured Chateau Montelena in a dedicated feature story that highlights the winery’s sustainable practices, its 2015 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon and its evolution under […]

Seven Ways to Enjoy White (Wine) After Labor Day

September 3, 2019

Fortune has published “Seven Ways to Enjoy White (Wine) After Labor Day,” and recommends Chateau Montelena 2016 Chardonnay as one of the top wines to enjoy year round. Despite warm […]

13 Things to Eat and Drink in NYC This September

August 30, 2019

Popular lifestyle site PureWow has highlighted the upcoming Champagne Ayala dinner at L’Appart as a not-to-be-missed event this September in NYC. You can read more about it HERE

Object of Desire: Le Serre Nuove dell’Ornellaia 2016

August 30, 2019

  Karla Alindahao, Contributing Editor at Forbes, shares her featured article focusing on Le Serre Nuove. In her article titled “Object of Desire: Le Serre Nuove dell’Ornellaia 2016” Karla writes […]

Eight Things You Might Not Know About Chardonnay

August 29, 2019

Chateau Montelena was mentioned in an article in Upscale Living Magazine, titled “Eight Things You Might Not Know About Chardonnay.” The writer highlights the winery’s victory in the Judgement of Paris after […]