Store Locator S

LePlan-Vermeersch on Google Store Locator

If you’re looking for : Tasting LePlan wine by the glass in a bar, or drinking LePlan wine in a nice restaurant …    Finding yourself a catering company and throw a party with LePlan wine …     Buying some LePlan wine for a friend, or buying some LePlan … Read More

vini

What is Orange wine …

Orange wine? Yes, orange wine. Just like the family of tastes (sweetness, sourness, saltiness and bitterness) has gained a new member – umami, orange wine became the fourth of the traditional wine colors – white, red and rosé. The term “orange wine” is more or less new. It was formed by … Read More

20160624_105043

Which Rose are you?

Which Rose wine do you prefer? Summer is here and makes us thirsty… We have 3 rose wines in our store: The Classic LePlan Grenache 0.75 L is what we call a Fruity rose, it has fresh notes of cherry and crushed strawberry. And in the mouth you experience a crisp beginning … Read More

Brexit-wine

Why I don’t want to be a winemaker…

Jefford on Monday: Why I’m not a wine-grower. At a time of year when many people nourish wine-making dreams, Andrew Jefford provides a reality check. Why I don’t want to be a winemaker… When those I meet on my travels find out that I live in the Languedoc, they often ask … Read More

Belgica-Bubbles-BRUT

New by LePlan-Vermeersch: Belgica bubbles

‘Veni, vidi, vini: LePlan-Vermeersch surprises with Belgian bubbles’ Belgica Bubbles Is this Brut? Yes, it certainly is, Belgica Bubbles is the Belgium equivalent of Champagne. Julius Caesar came, saw, and planted his grape trunks in Gallia Belgica, the former Roman province with its Champagne capital; the city of Reims. That … Read More

GOLD MEDALS C G S X 14

BREAKING … GOLD Medals for All Red LePlan GT wines

We are proud to announce that All our red LePlan GT wines in the Vin de France denomination have been awarded with a Gold Medal in the famous Concours Mondial Brussels. All from 2014 vintage. In total 8750 wines have been tasted by the international jury…

NAOMI HELM 16

Interview Naomi Schiff

Naomi Schiff (born in Belgium, raised in South Africa and currently living in Germany) is young (21), gorgeous and fast. She gets to race the KTM X-Bow GT4, is the happiest at circuit Spa Francorchamps, looks up to idol Lewis Hamilton, isn’t intimidated by men and hardly cracks under pressure. Where and … Read More

sommelier

Things I Wish I Knew Before I Became a Sommelier

You don’t actually need to be drinking all that much. 1. Being a sommelier has to do with way more than memorizing facts about wine.First and foremost, you have to be a great server. You can’t just study wines and be a sommelier. You have to be comfortable on the restaurant floor. … Read More

french-wine-regions-map-simplified

Decoding French Wine Labels and Terms

Learn useful information about French wine (by looking at the label) to find out what the wine is made of and what quality level it is. One of the more confusing wine regions to delve into is France because it’s so hard to know what you’re buying based on the … Read More

dutch-courage-inside

Just What The Hell is Dutch Courage

Remember the time you took one look at the jerky, unfortunately muscly, buck-eighty bro at the end of the bar and decided yes, by god, you were going to fight him? Or the other time when after a few (tops, six) glasses of Cab, you took your wine-stained grin to … Read More

10334369_1107730112595043_1205213300108987296_n

LePlan is once again a proud partner of WRT

A busy and full-fledged program for Team WRT in 2016 Blancpain GT Series program expanded, with 5 cars in Sprint and 4 in Endurance, in partnership with the Belgian Audi Club WRT embraces TCR concept, both at the level of Benelux and International (with Leopard Racing) GT Sports, Trophée Andros, … Read More

cosco_freighter

Wine in China, a conversion is needed. Part I

“A big mistake is to constantly target wine lovers. We should convert the non-wine drinker”. This quote from Judy Chan, President of Grace Vineyard in the Shanxi province of northern China, was met with much agreement and a question from the floor. In a thick Australian accent came the question … Read More

SABINE SCHMITZ

Meet your new Top Gear presenters!

People of the world, may we present the brand new Top Gear TV team! We are very proud to announce that racing driver Sabine Schmitz, YouTube star Chris Harris, F1 pundit Eddie Jordan and motoring journalist Rory Reid will join Chris Evans, Matt LeBlanc and of course, The Stig, when the show … Read More

shutterstock_776872

7 Reasons Not To Buy From Independent Wine Merchants

1) The wines will have character Are you used to boring and bland supermarket wines that are designed to dumb down your wine knowledge? Well, dear creature of habit, independent wine shop wines might shake things up – and nobody likes change. Best to stick to what you know: bad … Read More