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Kicking December off with a pop, swirl & slurp

  In true Le Verre Gourmand style, we’re marking the beginning of December with two MEGATASTINGS. We’re talking a whole lotta delicious wine, from quaffers to classics, old favourites and New World discoveries, as well as our collection of fantabulous craft beers. Whether you haven’t yet picked your booze for the winter season, need to finalise some […]

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Based in Britain? Join in on the après-ski at THIRSTYFEST

By now, you’ve probably heard of our super-cool British counterpart, Thirsty Cambridge. If not, it’s an award-winning Cambridge based bar & shop- stocking great value wine & craft beer, as well as delivering it up & down the country, and saving countless Brits from poor quality booze. Fed up with missing all the après-ski fun in the […]

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Meet the clients: Le Bouche à Oreille

A few weeks ago, we teamed up with Oli from le Bouche à Oreille to bring you an evening of ‘Moules Frites & Wine to Match’ -think fresh Picpoul de Pinet from the Languedoc, fruity Il Faggio from Northern Italy and even a wheat beer from London brewers Fourpure. Blooming delicious. It was a great […]

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Wine tasting on high

We love tasting wine. Whether that be in a sunny vineyard in the Languedoc, at some pretty fabulous chalets across the Alps or at our ‘mega-tastings’ in Morzine and Chamonix, we can’t get enough. So when Adam boldly announced his plans to pack up some vino, glasses and head up into the mountains for a tasting, […]

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Popping up in Bozel this Friday!

This Friday, the 4th November, for one night only… Adam will be taking over the beer pumps at the Saint Roch III to bring craft beer to Bozel and stocking the bar with a bonkers range of World Wines to give you a taste of home, or away, or wherever… Couple that with a never-to-be-seen-again […]

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Come wine with us!

We love nothing more than a chance to meet you lovely lot. It’s always good to hear what you think of the range, help you out where we can and of course taste some of our (pretty divine) beer and wine. We’re organising a whole series of winter wine tastings and we’d absolutely love to see you. Our vino-road-show is […]

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Meet the team: Amanda Myles

Ladies and Gentlemen, Amanda Myles is back! We loved having Amanda with us for the Winter 15/16 season so much, we managed to convince her to return to the LVG fold for another winter of wine glass waggling, silly jokes and getting lost in the Alps. Fresh from a summer down South renovating her house and […]

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Thirsty Cambridge: award winning drinking

Hip, hip, hooray! We’re award winners! In case you didn’t know, it’s not all about the Alps here at Le Verre Gourmand. As well as our base here and our ever growing business across Europe, we’ve also set up camp in the UK, with both LVG UK and our Cambridge based shop and bar, Thirsty […]

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Meet the Makers: Alepine

David Holme, creator of Alepine, has carved out a niche for himself by bringing easily quaffable, quality beer to the mountains. Inspired by American pale ale, Alepine sits between boring mainstream lager and wacky craft beer and is the perfect post- mountain thirst quencher. We are the (very proud) distributors of Alepine in France and […]

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