If you’re looking to treat your guests with the most delectable new- and old-world wines at your next luxury party, find inspiration via our list of world-renowned wine producers making a splash on social.
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— Pore over these five international social media sensations
— Discover new-world and old-world gems
— Learn six playful words associated with over-indulging that will amuse your guests
Did you know that 234 million hectolitres of wine are consumed globally every year? That’s the equivalent of 9,360 Olympic-size swimming pools of wine being consumed. Every year.
This article is for you, if:
— You’re planning to contribute to this staggering volume – pun intended.
— Know your acidities and bouquets and cru classé vineyards
— You’re sourcing wines for your next luxury party or social soiree.
With that in mind, we’ve compiled a list of social-media-star wine producers to inspire and inform you:
5 international wine producers and influencers popular on social media
With the advent of the internet and social media, it’s easier than ever for wine producers to engage with audiences regardless of their location. Have a look at these notable brands who are making waves on their social channels:
Maison Ruinart winery: Instagram
The first established House of Champagne (1792), the House of Ruinart has placed the Chardonnay grape, mainly harvested from the Côte des Blancs and Motagne de Reims terroirs, at the heart of its cuvées. With its crisp, luminous iconic photography lifting the veil on its sustainability projects, recipes, vineyards and selection of cuvées, it’s little wonder that the maison boasts 150K followers.
Agicola Masi winery: Facebook
The azienda Agricola Masi has amassed more than 166K followers on Facebook. With its roots in Valpolicella Classica, the 200 year-old producer and distributer of premium wines has set the benchmark for producing Amerone at a global level. The company is run by sixth and seventh generation family members and shares its innovative, passionate winemaking techniques and heritage with its followers.
McBride Sisters bi-continental winery: Facebook
The Black-owned wine company makes wine with “old-world style and new-world finesse” at its vineyards in Monterey, California, and Central Otago, New Zealand. Discover virtual tastings, mouth-watering photography, book club and the company’s moving backstory on their Facebook page. Its California Reserve wines comprise Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Grenache Blanc, Viognier and Marsanne varietals. Meanwhile its New Zealand Reserve wines include Pinot Noir.
Nyetimber sparkling wine: Instagram
With almost 40K followers on Instagram, these multi award-winning British sparkling wine producers boast a library of finest traditional method English sparkling wine. Created with blends of Pinot Noir, Meunier, and Chardonnay varietals, its wines include Classic and Prestige Cuvées, Rosés, Cuvée Chérie and Blanc de Blancs. Their Insta account shares insights on the brand’s pursuit of perfection and its unique combination of science and artistry and elegant lifestyle photography.
Frank Family Vineyard: Instagram
This ‘Napa Valley Icon’ embraces two-way communication with its 37.5K followers, sharing its approach to giving back, winemaking and lifestyle with light-hearted fun on Instagram. The winery produces world-class Chardonnay, Cabernet, Petite Syrah, Zinfandel and port. Its Reserve collection includes only small-batch, single-vineyard wines. The brand also offers a range of bubbles, including Blanc de Blancs, Brut Rosé, Rouge and Reserve Brut. The Frank Family tasting room was voted the best in Napa Valley in 2022.
6 amusing adjectives and phrases for drinking
Here’s a few of our favourite playful words to share with your friends and family the next time you imbibe a particularly delectable tipple together:
- Jingled: slang for mildly drunk.
- Pot-valiant: to be bold or courageous under the influence of alcoholic drink.
- Half-seas over: to be slightly soused or drunk.
- O-be-joyful: a phrase reaffirming the positive properties of intoxicants.
- Katzenjammer (the cat’s misery): the headache, nausea and state of debility that often follow drunkenness.
- Glorious: to be hilariously drunk.
Remember: Please drink responsibly
We hope you enjoyed our list of social media superstar wine producers. If you’re looking for more inspiration for your next party, social bash or celebratory event or to book a consultation, visit our blog or speak to one of our dedicated event planners. You can either complete the form below or call 01932 22 33 33. You can also email firstname.lastname@example.org.