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Love is in the Air!

May 18, 2016

This week was a double whammy for us in terms of celebration. Why, you ask? Well, our 2013 Laetitia Brut Rosé just received 90 points in Wine Spectator and my dad, Selim Zilkha, just received an Honorary Degree – Doctor of Humane Letters from the University of Southern California! What honors. I love it! I […]

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Uno, Duo, Trio and Quattro

May 4, 2016

A couple of years ago the Laetitia cellar became a think tank for brainstorming new ideas, one being that it would be really exciting to blend Cabernet Sauvignon, Tempranillo, Grenache and Petite Sirah to create a new “Other” Red. We wanted to create a wine that would add our brand to the ‘Other Red’ category. […]

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Midnight Train to Georgia

April 19, 2016

Laetitia and NADIA wines took me on a Midnight Train to Georgia last week, or so to speak… From the moment I got off the plane this delightful part of the country lived up to its name and I was treated to extraordinary Southern Hospitality. From lunch with dear friends at the exclusive Piedmont Driving […]

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Nadia’s News – The Single Vineyard Scene

April 6, 2016

Just in case you don’t follow us, I’m delighted to announce that we received great scores in the April issue of Wine Enthusiast. To have received 96 points for our 2013 Single Vineyard La Coupelle Pinot Noir and 94 points for Les Galets and La Colline is a thrilling testament to everything we stand for […]

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El Niño Agrees With Laetitia

March 23, 2016

Goodness what a difference one year makes. When I was at Laetitia last March, the landscape looked barren and bleak. This year, the vineyards are oozing with energy. The golden sun is reflected on the earth through yellow mustard seed growing everywhere. Wherever we looked we could see an abundance of grasses, weeds, new growth […]

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The Party Gene By Nadia Zilkha

March 10, 2016

I have inherited the party gene from my parents. For as long as my mother in London has had email, she has been sending me photos of her dining room table set for numerous guests. Different floral arrangements and silver platters filled with chocolates adorn it in winter: and in the summer cherries make delicious […]

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Cooking with Laetitia – Salmon Cakes

February 10, 2016

Salmon Cakes Salmon Marinade • 1/4 cup soy sauce • 3 Tbsp balsamic vinegar • 1 Tbsp honey • 1 Tbsp Asian sesame oil • 1/4 to 1/2 tsp hot chili flakes • 1 clove minced garlic Marinate 1.5 lbs salmon for 3-4 hours. Grill salmon 6 minutes skin side down, using your spatula, separate the […]

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Triple Berry Pie

December 9, 2015

Triple Berry Pie (Serves 8) Pie Crust Ingredients  12 oz. all-purpose flour 1 pinch salt 3 oz. unsalted butter 3 oz. shortening ¼ cup sour cream ½ cup ice water 1 raw egg whisked for brushing on pie top 3 packets Sugar in the Raw Pie Crust Directions Gently fold flour with salt, butter and shortening […]

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2015 Holiday Gift Guide – Part Two

December 2, 2015

The White Wine Enthusiast – Possibly even more loyal than red wine enthusiasts, I RARELY see them drinking anything other than Chardonnays..ok maybe that is just my mom, but in any event..here are some gifts we think they would love! Sangria bowl with cups and serving spoon. This just has SO many possibilities! White wine […]

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Holiday 6-Pack Thanksgiving Pairings

November 25, 2015

The holidays are quickly rolling around and we aim to make your shopping easy. Pick up a Holiday 6-Pack for any gathering and you’ll be sure to have wines to suit every palate (they also make a great gift)! This year we are offering our 2010 Laetitia Brut Coquard, 2014 NADIA Sauvignon Blanc, 2014 Laetitia […]

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