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About stephenliney

Wine consultant based in Burgundy. Specializing in Burgundy, Rhone & Provence wines, wine investment, brand marketing, wine tourism & international wine export

La Rochepot – National News update

French national television decided to do a 3 minute documentary on the Chateau de la Rochepot saga and the Ukranian owner Dimitri Malinowsky. The fate of Malinowsky will be decided if he is returned to Odessa for trial. The château … Continue reading

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The Vosne Tasting Club – Burgundy

The Vosne Tasting Club is the first “Tasting Venue” in Burgundy to propose wine tasting exclusively from the top 10% of independent wine producers in Burgundy. We have created a new wine tasting concept which combines an exceptional tasting venue … Continue reading

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A new VIP tasting venue in Vosne Romanee, Burgundy

At last Burgundy is going to have a true tasting venue, set in the prestigious wine village of Vosne Romanee, in the heart of Burgundy’s Pinot Noir region! The concept is unique as this is probably THE only tasting venue … Continue reading

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The French Riviera 2017…the stigmata of terrorism or a sense of revival?

After the terrorist attack on the Promenade des Anglais in Nice on the 14th July 2016, which killed 84 people and injured over 200, Nice is still struggling to recover from the phychological shock and the economic impact. Despite the … Continue reading

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Castles in the air…

“Who needs a castle? Surely not a courageous man! Who needs a guard? Surely not a brave man! Who needs a gun? Surely not a strong man! Cowards need castles, they need guards and guns, simply because they are weak … Continue reading

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