La Bataille de Castillon – about the new era of Bordeaux wine with a hint of history in the background

Each place has its own history that had already been discovered but there is always a part of history that will never see the light of the day. Each place has its mysterious side that will always remain hidden. We think we know Bordeaux because it is so popular and there are millions of books about it but the truth is that the city, the wine region and all the chateaux have still a lot to discover… […]

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Veraison – my favorite season of the year

I had been expecting the summer in the vineyard since early beginning of the year. This was the first time when I had been watching berries ripening for almost 10 weeks in a row with a small holiday break. There were lots of good impressions and lots of amazing colours during last two months. Mother Nature knows exactly how to soften a human’s heart. Probably that’s why she created veraison ;)     The beginning of my […]

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Chateau La Gaffeliere – dance among the purple tanks..

I am impressed by how the modern techniques can be linked to the old traditions. I like to observe them, the way they join, how they complement each other; I love them being as one. However sometimes one very new building or furniture does not match the rest. Well, not everyone can boast the good taste… but at Chateau La Gaffeliere they definitely knew what they were doing!     Wine producers have to struggle with similar […]

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Bordeaux Oxygene – get lucky!

Renovation of the house is still on going, I spend lot of time doing things inside the house to get it ready a bit faster. I open lots of boxes and I find lots of nice wine related stuff that I have already forgotten about but some of them need to be remembered. So I go back with my memories to an amazing day which someone predicted a lucky day for me and I believed in it […]

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Welcome to wine-lady.com

Dear Wine Lover, Welcome to my new website! Wine-Lady.com is a continuation of my blog Wine Lady (wine-lady.blogspot.com), where I had been publishing articles about wine, tasting notes, books’ and films’ reviews and other content related to wine. I had been running the blog on blogspot from 2011 till 2014. At the beginning it was only my private diary, as I was ‘tabula rasa’ to wine – I knew nothing about wine apart from that wine exists. […]

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