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Chateau Lafite Rothschild 1945
5 Things You’ll See in Verticals: Château Lafite Rothschild

When considering historic and influential wine producers, the gold standard is the châteaus of Bordeaux that were…

Pinot Noir grapes
Pinot Noir: Get To Know This Important Grape

Pinot Noir is one of the world’s most popular red grapes. It has a reputation…

Glass of Champagne
What Is Champagne? SOMM TV’s 101 Guide to the Basics

The Romans planted Vitis vinifera vines in Champagne between the third and fifth centuries. Ever…

Landscape Image of Alsace, France
9 Famous French Wine Regions, A Guide to France’s Finest

There is no limit to how much one can know about famous French wine regions.…