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Plus qu'un site de vente de vins, www.vinengrand.com est un univers où le luxe est synonyme d'espace et de temps, pour soi et pour les autres ! Au plaisir de vous conseiller de belles bouteilles et de vous accompagner individuellement dans l'organisation de vos événements. Rejoignez nous sur Facebook @ Le Vin en Grand et vivez la vie en grand ;-)
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How One Montepulciano Wine From Le Marche, Italy Is Making Itself Known

How One Montepulciano Wine From Le Marche, Italy Is Making Itself Known | Le Vin en Grand - Vivez en Grand ! www.vinengrand.com | Scoop.it
Rugged and approachable, Rosso Conero is an Italian red wine just right for today's wine lovers.

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Mariano Pallottini's curator insight, September 14, 2017 5:04 PM
Forbes introduce to you, maybe, some of the best wine of Italy Made in Le Marche. Where Else?
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Spécial vins : blancs de Savoie, après la station

Spécial vins : blancs de Savoie, après la station | Le Vin en Grand - Vivez en Grand ! www.vinengrand.com | Scoop.it
Avec l'aide des chefs étoilés que compte la région et face à une clientèle plus exigeante, les vignerons optent pour des blancs haut de gamme.

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Guide to Wine Bottle Sizes

Guide to Wine Bottle Sizes | Le Vin en Grand - Vivez en Grand ! www.vinengrand.com | Scoop.it
See an accurate picture wine bottle sizes for still wines and learn the proper terms for the most common wine bottle sizes.

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Mariano Pallottini's curator insight, November 23, 2013 7:13 AM

Wine Bottle Sizes Chart

  • 187.5 ml Piccolo or Split: Typically used for a single serving of Champagne.
  • 375 ml Demi or Half: Holds one-half of the standard 750 ml size.
  • 750 ml Standard: Common bottle size for most distributed wine.
  • 1.5 L Magnum: Equivalent to two standard 750 ml bottles.
  • 3.0 L Double Magnum: Equivalent to two Magnums or four standard 750 ml bottles.
  • 4.5 L Jeroboam (still wine): Equivalent to six standard 750 ml bottles. (see champagne size[link])
  • 6.0 L Imperial: Equivalent to eight standard 750 ml bottles or two Double Magnums.
  • 9.0 L Salmanazar: Equivalent to twelve standard 750 ml bottles or a full case of wine!
  • 12.0 L Balthazar: Equivalent to sixteen standard 750 ml bottles or two Imperials.
  • 15.0 L Nebuchadnezzar: Equivalent to twenty standard 750 ml bottles.
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Big Bottle Names...

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Visit and Vintage Tasting at Quinta do Noval

Visit and Vintage Tasting at Quinta do Noval | Le Vin en Grand - Vivez en Grand ! www.vinengrand.com | Scoop.it
Off to an exciting start of the year with a wine trip to the Douro Valley. During 3 days I've visited a few wineries, met and discussed with producers and  barrel-tasted some 2015s and 2016s wines. Definitely a promising year ahead with some very good releases in the horizon. Despite not having much time available on the week schedule, I couldn't help stopping by Quinta do Noval para matar saudades and taste…

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Wine, Easter and the Passover: the miracle of the grape vine

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Above: Giotto's "Marriage at Cana," 14th century (image via Wikipedia). We all know the story of Jesus turning water into wine at Cana, as recounted in the Gospel According to St. John. According to Jewish tradition, a marriage cannot be performed without a blessing over the wine. Had Jesus not transformed the water into wine, there would have been no marriage that day. [...]


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Larry Leigon's curator insight, April 18, 2014 2:53 PM

If you're interested in wine and the bible you can read about the Wedding at Cana, Noah and others in the chapters of my soon to be released book, "Does God Drink?". If you want to pre-order, or have questions, just email me at www.larryleigon@gmail.com. I'd love to hear from you.