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Dilettantes Champagne tasting: Vazart-Coquart

Dilettantes Champagne tasting: Vazart-Coquart

          Fanny Heucq, proprietor of Dilettantes, not only knows her stuff, she offers to her guests a welcoming, convivial place to gather, taste and learn about the hand selected boutique wines. Dilettantes is a one-of-a-kind boutique in Paris that specializes in Champagne only. What I especially like about Fanny’s collection is(…)

Le petit Jacob (6e)

Le petit Jacob (6e)

Sometimes, before visiting a wine establishment, I will purposefully look for a few names on the Internet and do some research beforehand. Other times however, I just happen to stumble onto something really special, and tonight was one of those occasions. This beautiful wine bar named, Le Petit Jacob, is located on a quiet street(…)

Le Quinze Vins (5e)

Le Quinze Vins (5e)

Le Quinze Vins proposes a fine selection of wines and Champagne to enjoy at the wine bar and as it is also a wine shop, you can also buy to take home or to your hotel. The location is perfect as it is situated just steps from Notre Dame, but is on a side street(…)

Compagnie des Vins Surnaturels (6e)

Compagnie des Vins Surnaturels (6e)

Thank goodness for Facebook, because it was there that I first learned about this très chic wine bar created by the guys of Experimental Cocktail Group called Compagnie des Vins Surnaturels. Located in the exclusive Saint Germain des Prés neighborhood, Paris, the wine bar, which is really more of a beautiful wine lounge, is the place-to-be(…)