Curious by Nature

Travel and Taste Alsace, the beating heart of biodynamic winemaking in France

Did you know the growing biodynamic winemaking trend in France started in Alsace? Now on VIVANT, you can dive into this under-appreciated wine region and uncover its secrets and treasures. We have six new Live Experiences rolling out dedicated to Alsace and its best-tasting sustainable wines. Get to know Alsace The first two episodes, “Alsace: […]

Simone 2018: The science and art behind Château de Pommard’s rarest wine

Each year, Château de Pommard produces less than 1,800 bottles of Simone, its rarest cuvée, available on allocation only. Now for the first time, VIVANT members have the opportunity to taste this remarkable wine with a new Tasting Kit containing six tasting tubes of Simone 2018 and a dedicated Live Experience, “Simone 2018: The Soul of […]

Essentials of Food & Wine Pairing: Elevating food with responsibly produced wines

Great food is nothing without great wine. Or is it the other way around? Decide for yourself on VIVANT with an exclusive new series dedicated to the art and science of food and wine pairing. And this is just the beginning. Starting with this foundational experience, we’ll regularly release new food and wine experiences that […]

Welcome to the future of wine.

We are thrilled to share with the world VIVANT, the first interactive platform connecting responsible winemakers, consumers and expert wine advisors in streaming Live Experiences. VIVANT blends engaging interaction, personalized education and lively entertainment to transport you to iconic wine regions around the world. VIVANT is more than two years in the making, inspired by […]

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Ask a Wine Advisor: Baudouin de Reviers

Baudouin grew up in the vineyards of Champagne. The five-hour French family lunch on Sunday is where he discovered fine wines at a young age. He spent years in Bordeaux

Pauline Beaupré

Pauline Beaupré

March 19, 2021 | 3 mins read

Ask a Wine Advisor: Laura Kamel

Laura grew up in France vacationing in vineyards with her wine-loving family. In a previous life as a lawyer in the wine sector, she traveled to the vineyards of Spain,

Pauline Beaupré

Pauline Beaupré

March 1, 2021 | 3 mins read

Ask a Wine Advisor: Megan Daily Flamant

Megan was a plastics engineer in Virginia where the local vineyards hooked her into the world of wine. She left everything behind and moved to Burgundy, France in 2004 to

Pauline Beaupré

Pauline Beaupré

December 23, 2020 | 4 mins read

Ask a Wine Advisor: Nicole Muscari

Nicole’s foray into wine started with a trip to Napa Valley for the 2014 harvest. Nicole loves the stories of the people and places that lie behind every wine label.

Pauline Beaupré

Pauline Beaupré

December 12, 2020 | 4 mins read

Raising a Glass to Friends We’ve Lost

We use a strict set of criteria for producer partners featured in VIVANT experiences, but one of the guidelines isn’t just a technical checkbox to tick on paper. It’s a

Jacob Cigainero

Jacob Cigainero

December 12, 2020 | 2 mins read

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