Database with every Burgundy appellation and climat

May 11th, 2012 | By
Database with every Burgundy appellation and climat

The BIVB, the association of wine growers in Burgundy, is expanding its public website with a comprehensive database of all Burgundy appellations and terroirs or climats. There are one hundred Burgundy appellations, including 33 Grand Crus, 44 municipal and 23 regional appellations. For each appellation and climat the database containes a detailed description and basic information about the character of the wine, …

Study: Best Wine Commerce Site

Jun 30th, 2009 | By

According to the e-Performance Barometer 2009 of the French professor Grégory Bressolles (Bordeaux école de management) (USA) is the best wine-related e-commerce site in […]

Original business idea: Vin et Prénom

Apr 6th, 2009 | By

On the French website Vin et Prénom you can order wines to name. A “cuvée prénommée” is an original wine gift for a friend with […]

Hands-on Visit to Stryker Sonoma Winery (

Jan 19th, 2009 | By


Former Sommelier Launches Champagnebus

Dec 1st, 2008 | By

Former sommelier Wim Van Goethem converted a Citroën HY oldtimer-bus into a mobile champagnebar. The champagnebus can be hired for numerous celebrations such as weddings, […]

WijnIdee available in mobile version

Sep 8th, 2008 | By

WijnIdee is available in a version optimized for mobile users. Just surf to the normal address with your mobile device and the mobile version will […]

Website identifies Belgian restaurants where you can ‘bring your own’ (BYO)

May 13th, 2008 | By

This (bilingual Dutch/French) website identifies Belgian restaurants with a BYO policy:

Wijnkaarten voor Google Earth op Vinotopia

Nov 16th, 2007 | By

Google Earth bestaat al enkele jaren, en er komen almaar meer hoge resolutie foto’s beschikbaar die je echt toelaten om flink wat detail te zien. […]


Feb 15th, 2007 | By

Sowine organiseert wijncursussen in de regio Antwerpen. De cursussen zijn bedoeld voor “beginnende genieters”, duren vijf avonden en kosten op het moment dat ik dit […]


Jun 20th, 2006 | By

Deze website van Amsterdammer David Bolomey toont op één handige pagina de scores van de belangrijkste internationale wijncritici voor de belangrijkste nieuwe Bordeaux-wijnen. Je vindt […]