| WINE&DINE | Wine for two

Published : 02/13/2017 11:20:31
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| WINE&DINE | Wine for two

WINE FOR TWO

Wine&Style has asked sommeliers to make a special selection of wines to share on Valentine’s day… Discover our romantic selection!



Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

Niepoort - Riesling Dócil - 2013 - Douro - Portugal


WHY?

This wine has become one of my favourites: not too sweet, fresh and very delicate.

WHEN?

A summer’s night on the shores of the Douro, the most beautiful vineyard in the world...

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

Produttori del Barbaresco
Langhe - 2013
Nebbiolo - Italy

WHY?

This Piedmont wine has fruit notes and lovely rounded tannins. It’s one of my favourites.

WHEN?

It’s a great wine for sharing, so always have a bottle close at hand!

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

Baronnie du Dézaley
Magnificents’14
2013 - Dézaley
Switzerland

WHY?

A mineral structure that pairs well with food, in honour of a legendary terroir.

WHEN?

From pre-lunch aperitif to the rincette, drunk from the coffee cup, Swiss-style.

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

Domaine Weinbach
L’Inédit - 2013
Alsace - France

WHY?

A rare, elegant wine that is a joy to drink. This Riesling is a gem!

WHEN?

In the spring, when nature comes back to life, with a classy picnic and a Thai curry.

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

MICKAEL MORAIS

Saint James - Paris - France
Organiser of the Portuguese wine fair held in Vincennes

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

ÉLYSE LAMBERT

Graziella - Montreal - Canada
Canadian sommelier of 2015

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

JÉRÔME AKÉ BÉDA

Auberge de l’Onde
Saint-Saphorin - Switzerland
Swiss sommelier of 2015

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

CAROLINE FURSTOSS

Le Grand Restaurant de JF Piège
Paris - France
Founder of the start-up
sommelierparticulier.com

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

Charles Heidsieck - Blanc des Millénaires - 1995
Champagne - France

WHY?

It is a truly amazing Champagne. The nose is complex, spicy and fruity...

WHEN?

Does not matter where you drink it but it matters with who you share it with.

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

Humagne rouge - Cave des Amandiers - 2012
Valais - Switzerland

WHY?

A wine that reveals itself slowly, shyly and gently, like two people discovering each other.

WHEN?

Getting to know each other over good food in a wonderful setting.

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

Jacques Lassaigne
La Colline Inspirée
Champagne -  France

WHY?

A good Champagne should only be shared by two, and this one is so creamy and delicate...

WHEN?

A sunny Sunday in spring, just before brunch, lazing on the terrace of a grand hotel.

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

Antoine Sunier - Morgon - 2014 - Beaujolais
France

WHY?

A delightful, fruity wine: delicious, accessible and light, with fine tannins.

WHEN?

When you want to be happy and inspire laughter, smiles and fun!

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

ADAM PAWŁOWSKI

Ex-Northcote - Langho - UK
Polish sommelier of 2014

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

VINCENT DEBERGÉ

Hôtel Beau-Rivage
Geneva, Switzerland

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

JULIA OUDILL

Seven Dials
Compagnie des vins surnaturels
London - UK

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

NICOLAS SMITH

The Beef Club
Paris - France

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

Alheit Vineyards
Cartology - 2013
Western Cape
South Africa


WHY?

A beautifully sensitive white wine... the way to a woman’s heart!

WHEN?

With roasted Madagascan prawns and a poached pear in an orange juice reduction...

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

Mas Martinet
Clos Martinet - 1990
Priorat, Spain


WHY?

The last wine I tasted before leaving Barcelona. And, after all, the Priorat is legendary...

WHEN?

I dream of drinking it again to celebrate my fifth wedding anniversary...

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

The Mentors
Grenache blanc
2011 - Paarl
South Africa

WHY?

A grape variety rare in South Africa, for a wonderfully fresh wine.

WHEN?

In the summer holidays, with king prawns or a grilled langoustine from the barbecue.



Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

JÉRÔME FAURE

Constance Belle Mare Plage Hôtel
Mauritius

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

JUDITH CERCÓS

Les Poulettes Batignolles
Paris - France
Previously Barcelona - Spain

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

MIGUEL CHAN

Tsogo Sun
Johannesburg - South Africa

Wine for two - Sélection de vin à boire à 2

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