January 20, 2017 Martine's Wines

For the next five days, we are dashing across Burgundy, visiting our friends and making new ones. We are meeting with our producers, tasting upcoming vintages and gathering stories to share with our clients around the world.   During the next five days, we will feature short videos of our adventures in Burgundy. During the course of the months that follow, come here to learn more in-depth about Burgundy, our producers, and the stories that matter to them.   All of this comes Sur Le Zinc.   Enjoy!   https://youtu.be/gbPA0ek9uUo

January 16, 2017 Martine's Wines

It’s amazing what a person can learn with their elbows planted firmly on a bar top. In Paris, the zinc cafés are the looking glass through which one gains access to the local set. The whispered mysteries and legends of the surrounding scene are catalogued or created here with a glass of wine in hand and mouths agape, be it to accept food or drink, or to lavish fellow attendees with a tale. “Sur Le Zinc” is our version of the neighborhood bar in the form of a blog—under the hood and off the cuff—some spirited bar chatter that gives…