Pic Saint Loup

24 AUGUST 2022 by Oray Wine

Within the Languedoc region, 30 kilometers north of Montpellier, sit the dramatic peaks of the “Pic Saint Loup” and the Falaise de l’Hortus...

Les Baux de Provence

20 AUGUST 2022 by Oray Wine

Let’s take a trip to the fabulous and picturesque fortress city of Les Baux de Provence to discover the wines made in this region...


12 AUGUST 2022 by Oray Wine

Do you want to know which Santorini winery to visit? This is your guide to the best Santorini wineries...

Provence Rosés

11 AUGUST 2022 by Oray Wine

The hashtag #Roséallday is currently trending on social media, so let me take you to a sunny location where rosé wines have always rhymed with...

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What is a “demi-sec” wine?

French wine terminology for “medium-sweet” wines is “Demi-Sec.” Demi-Sec wines are sweeter than “Sec” wines but less sweet than wines labelled as “Mouelleux” or “Doux”. Specifically Chenin Blanc wines from the French wine areas of Read more…

What are “dessert wines”?

“Dessert wines” is usually used to designate sweet wines. They are defined by American regulations as any wine containing between 14% and 24% alcohol, which includes a growing number of dry, unfortified wines.