Acclaimed wine writer, Dave McIntyre of the Washington Post has included the 2017 Backsberg Kosher Brut in his selection of five wines to accompany your Seder dinner: “The Back family has been making wine in South Africa, including a line of kosher wines to celebrate their Lithuanian Jewish heritage. Their brut bubbly, made from chardonnay... Read More
New wines now available from Chile: Delicious Wines, Outstanding Price, Amazing Value About Tagua Tagua A family business that produces on their own facilities, and vineyards, using sustainable farming methods 5 generations of winemaking in the family, with more than 100 years of experience Located in the Rapel Valley; known for the Colchagua and Cachapoal regions Their mission: To fulfill... Read More
CHWFF – Charleston, SC Amy & Denise, of Marquee Selections, joined Milestone Beverage at this year’s Charleston Wine & Food Festival 2019 in Charleston, SC. They partnered up to work the event, and promote Backsberg wines, that has been pleasing festival-goers for the past 14 years! The event took place in the beautiful and historic... Read More
We’ve been busy submitting wines for review, and the efforts are paying off. Listed below are a few highlights of “top” awards recently achieved by our producers. We are very proud of our producers and all of their accomplishments. Cheers! Backsberg Estate Cellars 2013 Pumphouse Shiraz – 98 Points and Double Gold – San Francisco International Wine Competition (Results will appear on the website... Read More
Wine Wednesday Feature – New wines from Famille Valery: We are excited to share two new wines we’ve added to our selections! We’ve added a delicious Full-bodied, but Soft, Red Blend from their domaine Chateau Le Thou ~ just in time for Fall! CHATEAU LE THOU CUVEE GRAND VIN – AOC Coteaux du Languedoc (France) Available... Read More
New Wines now available from Uggiano in Italy: We are pleased to announce the addition of two new Italian wines to our selections! We have a fresh Vermentino wine that is native to Italy and offers great variety to any Italian section of a portfolio. Especially refreshing during these hot summer months! Additionally, we’ve added a... Read More
March Madness at Marquee Selections! We are excited to announce that two of our winemakers made U.S. markets in March…and there’s even more to come! Simon Back, from Backsberg Estate Cellars, just visited New York, Florida, South and North Carolina. Check back for more visits!
March Madness at Marquee Selections! We are excited to announce that two of our winemakers made U.S. markets in March…and there’s even more to come! Jérémie Castor, from Chateau Saint Nabor, just visited California and New Orleans. He also attended several tastings and the well-known event Hospice du Rhone! Check back for more visits!
Chateau Saint Nabor Visit – February 2018 Bonjour from the Rhone Valley! We visited Chateau Saint Nabor in France to learn more about tending the vines during the winter. The Castor Family is busy making plans for the next growing season and winemaker Jérémie will be coming to the U.S. for visits over the next... Read More