We have tasted the new single-varietal Champagne Dom Ruinart Blanc de Blancs 2010 – and love it! With the fresh Dom Ruinart vintage Champagne, the traditional house Ruinart once again provides tingling moments and takes up the old tradition of the “tirage à liège” with natural cork.
Choosing the best restaurants in Barcelona is not an easy task in a city where world-class cuisine tops other widely known attractions. But we rise to the occasion and provide our curated choice of venues in the third city in Europe, as ranked by Michelin-starred restaurants. Whether you are looking for Michelin star fame, unpretentious tapas bars, or local Catalan cuisine, we’ve got you covered.
TALKING TO NOBLE MINDS
TALKING TO NOBLE MINDS
According to designer Francesca Lanzavecchia, who has worked with major brands like Zanotta and Hérmes, design doesn’t only improve lives, it saves them. Read our interview with her to learn more about her career and her values, including her stance on “designing for all”.
Join us for our interview with designer Ferruccio Laviani whose previous works include collaborations with Swarovski, Dolce & Gabbana and Moët Hennessy. Find out how he became a designer, how he defines modern design and what his favourite materials are.
Having recently returned from a gastronomic world tour, Michelin Star chef Julia Komp knew that she wanted to share the culinary experience with everyone and anyone. Julia’s new restaurant Sahila, is a non-stop tour of cuisines from around the world, without having to leave Cologne. We were lucky enough to sit down with her and hear how much of an influence her world tour has had on the menu.
Sustainability, good design and longevity – those are the three concepts that define the Johanenlies philosophy, that shines through each and every piece of furniture they create. From upcycling floorboards to creating beautiful pieces of furniture, these works of art will enhance any room.
Recently coming in third on the Top 50 Bars in the World for the fifth year running, Bar Paradiso Barcelona is the most acclaimed cocktail bar in Barcelona. During our visit, our experience included smoking cocktails, glow-in-the-dark glassware and even a visit to a secret room, not that we can tell you about it. With Alessio Beltrami at the helm as Head Bartender, the approach puts perfectly mixed cocktails front and centre, with great care and attention going into each and every concoction.
Backed by strong principles and meticulous expertise, Silvia Hofmann is at the helm of Barcelona’s Hofmann Group, a collection of award-winning restaurants, cafés, a pastry shop, and a culinary school. We spoke with her to find out how she excels in her multitude of roles, leaves her mark on the brand, and honours her mother’s legacy.
A great option for a holiday or long weekend visit is the capital of Portugal: Lisbon. This destination has little to envy to other parts of the country such as the Algarve, or its Mediterranean neighbours. Here tourists will find a great gastronomic offer, museums, a historic centre with small streets to get lost in, and a wide range of luxury hotels to stay in. Check out our guide to get inspired!
Madrid is projected as a new mecca for luxury tourism in Europe. From a luxury spa to art exhibitions, it is a pleasure to enjoy the most exclusive services in the hotels. This is our hotel guide for planning your dream stay.
What is Athens? An open-air museum where the list of historical attractions to see, such as the Acropolis or the Parthenon, is endless – since you will find archaeological remains wherever you go. In addition to history, Athens has an unbeatable offer of hotels, restaurants, and beaches, and that is why NOBLE&STYLE selected for you the best places to stay in the capital of Greece. Athens breathes luxury and style, in addition to 2,500 years of history.
Among all the icons in the history of Made in Italy, we picked out ten pieces that got a “facelift” over the last two year, so which were relaunched identical to the originals or interpreted with new materials, new functions, or new construction techniques.
Planning, packing, travelling, enjoying. Whether you are heading on a business trip or on a luxury island break with your loved one, get organized and be prepared with these must-have travel accessories.
WINE & COCKTAILS
London bartender Dick Bradsell’s creation of the Espresso Martini established London’s cocktail culture and ignited a buzzing nightlife in Soho. Today, the drink stands as one of the most requested across the globe. We have the full story behind its invention and a classic recipe for you to make your very own version at home.
Sure, a glass of Champagne is luxurious, but a Bellini? Now that is next-level opulence! This combination of peach purée with a classic Italian Prosecco will not only make you feel as though you’re sampling Venice’s finest drink, but it will also make you wish you were there!
We grouped together three of our favourite classic long drinks that are as easy to make as they are delicious. Perfect to sip or to serve at your next dinner party. Enjoy!
From the products you use to the mood, you need to create, transform your house or apartment into your very own home spa with our guide on how to create the ultimate spa day at home.
Whether you’re looking to improve your skin care routine, or are just starting out, our essential skin care guide for men will have you looking and feeling great.
One of the most refined timepieces out there, the Rattrapante chronograph, is the star of this A. Lange & Söhne 1815 Rattrapante Platinum. Its Teutonic styling and over-the-top finishing make this watch a dream of class and horological technique.
A chronograph with a vintage elegance, this Glashütte Original Seventies Chronograph Panorama Date plays with the Maison's past and the present of its technical solutions to become a future classic.