Isabelle Legeron MW launches online natural wine shop and wine festival ‘Alive!’
Raw Wine has launched the UK’s largest low-intervention organic, biodynamic and natural wine shop online – rawwine.com, owned by Isabelle Legeron MW. A new virtual wine festival, ‘Alive!’ is also taking place on 5-6 December.
To celebrate the launch of its online wine store, Raw Wine has created a case of fine, natural wine handpicked by France’s only female Master of Wine Isabelle Legeron.
The case costs £180 and includes highlights such as Fluence, Brut Nature by Champagne producer Franck Pascal; Theodora 2020 by iconic Austrian producer Gut Oggau; Varron, Chardonnay 2018 by Peggy Buronfosse in the Jura; Dinavolino 2020 by renowned Italian natural wine producer Giulio Armani; Hautes-Côtes de Nuits, Sous Le Mont 2014 by Burgundian, biodynamic producerEmmanuel Giboulot and La Pièce 2018 by Parlange & Illouz in Cahors, France.
Isabelle Legeron MW said of the product launch:
“We are thrilled to be launching the RAW WINE Christmas Box, a wonderful way to begin your collecting journey and discover RAW WINE’s unrivalled expertise in fine, natural wine. True natural wine like this accounts for a very small proportion of wine in the world and it is the purity of taste and ingredients that is celebrated in this delicious Christmas case made by growers who, year in, year out, produce exceptional natural wine.”
Meanwhile, RawWine.com has also launched a new virtual festival, Alive!, which will take place on 5-6 December. The festival is described as “A ground-breaking virtual wine festival for wine lovers, foodies and budding botanists”.
Speakers include; Professor Suzanne Simard, Merlin Sheldrake, Professor Paco Calvo, Professor Liz Van Volkenburgh, Alessandra Viola, Professor David R. Montgomery, Tony Juniper, Nicolas Joly, Hiroki Fukuoka, Claude & Lydia Bourguignon, Pedro Parra, and Rosa Kruger.
Organised by Isabelle Legeron MW, tickets, costing £40, will offer access to both days of the festival. You can find out more here.