Category Archive: Funny

C’est permis !

Heureusement, que la Loi Evin ne nous interdit pas -encore- de visionner ce genre de petit bijoux: Southern Comfort | Beach | Whatever’s Comfortable Allez, bonne journée!

Happy New Year! Grrrrrrrr!

This new year is a beast awaiting to be tamed… … just like Paso Robles‘ Mourvèdre! Therefore my wishes for 2013 are the following: may you be equipped with whips & wit but… Continue reading

Thank God it’s Friday

Or is it Wednesday? Oops.

It’s monday…

… Let’s try to make it to the finish line. Good luck everyone!

The link between James Bond’s happiness & drinking champagne

Trust the hype, I went to see Skyfall last saturday and I loved it. But this post won’t be about cinema, it will be about champagne. Or the absence of it. After so… Continue reading

Lecture saine

Chers lecteurs francophones, Vous qui vivez en ce moment des jours gris et froids, vous qui guettez d’un œil un ouragan et de l’autre les aventures d’Eric Schmidt à l’Elysée, vous qui êtes… Continue reading

Wine Gums

I stumbled upon this very funny marketing operation by The Hive for Maynards, a canadian candy company. They sent a ‘chewmelier’ (yes, it’s a word) to a wine fair where he presented the… Continue reading

What would Arnold drink?

Looks like cognac, don’t you think? Happy thursday!

Wine is over

Going back to the 80’s can be painful. It’s a time filled with Napoleon Dynamite characters,   JM Jarre & L. Richie &… wine. Wine! Women’s favourite drink, an instant male alpha-ness killer,… Continue reading

Customize your wine bottle for Christmas

So the Loire Valley Wines’ Facebook page guys organised a Christmas* competition: customize your bottle for Christmas!  And this is my little contribution: MAGIQUE VOUVRAY! You should make your own for Christmas, it’s… Continue reading

What Oprah drinks…

When my friend Vicky sent me the following picture my first thought was Waow, that is flashy and bright and then… Poisson Wines??? Do some people actually make ‘wine’ from fish juice or something? Well no, apparently Le Poisson… Continue reading

Wine picture of the day #1

  Send a postcard from Paris, capital of world-famous wine country: France!  

When Tarlant, Vicky & Montazellis meet…

Just for fun… Click on the pic! More champagne here, more Vicky here and more Montazellis there

Old Spice Guy for wine?

“I’ve got my tickets. Do you?” Powerful video (deep voice, tense classical music and movie-like colors)… The only thing missing is a guy in a towel somewhere. But still, do it like in… Continue reading

Vive le vin, Vive l’Amour

Envie d’amour, de vin et de poésie? Une rapide recherche dans les chansons françoises du siècle des lumières vous permettra de trouver LA perle rare: Vive le vin, vive l’amour 1 Vive le… Continue reading

Cork = sex (?)

I know sex sells. It has been told, proven, demonstrated, served with your dinner on national TV, plastered on billboards in front of your kids’ school and associated with the unlikeliest products (who’s… Continue reading

Yesterday I drank a glass of Pink Flamingo

… is that a cocktail with cranberry juice? A Martini with rose syrup?  A long drink with feathers? No, no and no again. The Pink Flamingo is a rosé gris de gris from… Continue reading