Passie voor wijn gevoed met emotie

Passie voor wijn gevoed met emotie

Mijn passie voor wijn is jaren geleden ontstaan in Frankrijk alwaar het door een Franse wijnboer is gevoed met emotie. Het was oktober en rond 17.00 kwamen wij (4 vrienden in een campertje)aan bij een afgelegen camping in het Rhônegebied. De camping was gesloten en...
Wine nonsense unravelled

Wine nonsense unravelled

Urban legends and half-truths. There’s a lot of nonsense going around about wine. Share A Bottle closely examined five health statements. Are they true or false? 1# White wine, rosé and champagne contain more calories than red. A myth, the amount of calories doesn’t...
Stunning theme park: La Cité du Vin

Stunning theme park: La Cité du Vin

French wine heaven Bordeaux has a stunning new attraction: a theme park dedicated to wine on the quays of the Garonne. La Cité du Vin is an ultra modern 55-metre high building in an organic liquid form, that resembles waltzing wine in a glass. Although the residents...
8 easy fixes to cool your wine

8 easy fixes to cool your wine

An unexpected sunny day and friends pop by spontaneously. Barbecue time! Just as you’re happily lighting the charcoal you realize the wine is still at room temperature. How to chill those divine Pouilly Fumé’s and Côtes du Rhônes before the meat is done? One thing is...
Behind Share A Bottle

Behind Share A Bottle

Lobster from the Oosterschelde with parsnip spaghetti, dried apricot and watercress. Sounds like a dish on the menu of a starred restaurant. Which could be true, Anand Kanhai (45), Founder of Share A Bottle, studied among others at the renowned Parisian cooking school...
Discover the wines of Chablis

Discover the wines of Chablis

Chablis. One of the most famous names in the wine world, located at the north of the Burgundy region. A prime exhibit of the idea that good wine speaks deeply of its place of origin.The wines of Chablis are made from one single varietal: Chardonnay. Over there people...