Vicky's adventures


25 Jul

Pétanque Hour for Vicky’s Wines in Brussels #vinsdeVicky

Summer time in Brussels. The city can be slightly moody with the weather forecast, this year it took quite some time before the sun began to shine. It was just on time that I arrived to present my Fleurie and Côtes de Provence to my local friends. Just for you to know, when it is finally hot in Brussels, there is no sign of wind...

16 Jul

When Vicky’s Wines visit Portugal

When my wines visited Portugal the past week, it was such a big feast! I was organising a Vinocamp (an event for the professionals of wine and communication) in Lisboa with the help of the cork professional. In the afternoon, we all joined my friend Andre's Adegga Winemarket. That's an innovative market place for Portugese wines with a just a bunch of French wines we...

02 Jul

Pronounce the 10 Beaujolais Crus’ names Correctly

Olala! This video is great, only the speaker almost forgot the best of crus, Fleurie! Beaujolais Crus are 10 - Saint Amour, Chénas, Moulin-à-Vent, Fleurie, Brouilly, Côtes de Brouilly, Régnié, Morgon, Chiroubles, Juliénas. Don't think it's easier for the French to pronounce the name of the 10 Beaujolais Crus, they mainly do the same mistakes as you do : pronouncing the S at the end...

24 Jun

Bordeaux Rosé, Third Episod

For its third year, the Bordeaux & Bordeaux Superieur bureau has launched a new video featuring consumers and winemakers in a joyful clip around Bordeaux city, the vineyards and legendary Arcachon beaches. Close to a Hollywood production, what I love about it is the real feel you can sens, the beautiful Bordeaux landscapes and the energy producer Luc Plissonneau has managed to give us in...

08 Jun

Serving Tip : salt+ice+water to make your wine colder, faster!

It happens that you have guests around and forgot to put bubbles in the fridge for the aperitif. Unless you have a special machine to low down the temperature of the wine in a minute, you’ll have to stick to the freezer or to ice cubes. Coming from far and impatient to celebrate the evening, you can’t make your friends wait longer.  It’s the same...

21 May

Vicky’s Wines Celebrate Spring With Pinterest

It was last minute that I was asked to be part of the Spring Party by Pinterest in Paris, an honor and one of the first party the social network organized in France. Amongst flowers, pink dresses and funky food representing some Pinterest boards in a very realistic way, fashionistas gathered to enjoy an early sunny evening. Vicky’s wines on the top! Congrats to the...