銳變

銳變

世界在變,葡萄酒的世界也在變。喝的酒可能還是一樣,但背後的釀酒師,葡萄園的管理,以至釀造的方法都在變!有人忠於百年傳統,是曾曾曾祖父傳落的方法,世世代代都保持著;也有人勇於嘗試,尤其是年輕的釀酒師,對傳統及釀酒有另一番見解。即使如此,每個人、每瓶葡萄酒都有成長的過程,天氣每年在變,傳統智慧也得去應對,不能一成不變。 這瓶2003年的Dom Pérignon P2便是一個好例子。十年前2011年底推出的Dom Pérignon 2003,可說是讓大家議論紛紛。2003年的歐洲受熱浪侵襲,加上春天的霜害,對Côte des...
Sauska : 匈牙利新星

Sauska : 匈牙利新星

匈牙利一直以甜白酒Tokaji Aszú聞名於世,但近年他們以Tokaji Aszú的白葡萄,尤其是Furmint葡萄釀造不甜白葡萄酒,同時也有種植國際葡萄品種如Chardonnay、Sauvignon Blanc等釀酒。紅葡萄酒方面,除了傳統的牛血紅葡萄酒(Egri Bikavér),新世代的紅葡萄酒也有只用國際葡萄品種來釀造的酒款。 Sauska Wines是匈牙利新世代酒莊,由Christian...
Alsace: A Key Historical Wine Region

Alsace: A Key Historical Wine Region

Alsace, located in the North-East of France, next to Germany, is not only a place full of fascinating history and culture, but also a globally-renowned area for white wine production. Dating back over a thousand years, there were already over one hundred vineyards in...
The Best Vineyard in North America Robert Mondavi Winery

The Best Vineyard in North America Robert Mondavi Winery

After going through the latest edition of World’s Best Vineyard 2020, it is not surprising that Robert Mondavi Winery ranks number 5 in the world and number 1 in North America, honoring not only the wine they make, but also the experience when people visiting them....