Last year it was the Royal Wedding of Prince William that had generated a lot of excitement and curiosity amongst the media and the people. This year the Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie has become the most anticipated wedding since they announced that they will finally tie the knot. No official date has been announced as yet but it is expected to take place in September. The main event promises to be an exciting climax as more and more information about the preparation makes way to the public domain. The $1 million engagement ring Brad Pitt gifted to Jolie had set the tone for the high profile wedding. The latest exciting news about the wedding of the year is that the couple will be hosting a lavish party at their South of France Chateau Miraval estate where they will serve their distinguished guests a selection of wine brewed on their own private vineyard in Côtes de Provence.
Pink Floyd had Recorded Part of The Wall at the Chateau
Brad Pitt is now a certified wine expert as he has formally gone through a wine steward’s course. He has selected seven different wines for the grand occasion. He has tried to bring in variety and range in his selection that includes classics and most expensive wines like Bordeaux, Champagne and German wines. However the most interesting in the lot will be the Provençal rosé Pink Floyd. The unusual name was given to the wine brewed at the celebrity couple’s Chateau Miraval vineyard because the English rock band Pink Floyd had recorded part of their iconic album The Wall at the Chateau Miraval. It is said that the members of the rock band known for its progressive and psychedelic music became fond of the pink drop during their stay at the chateau. Château Miraval is set among 400 hectares of land, 75 of which is planted with vines on a mixture of clay and chalk soil.
The 2011 Vintage is a Wonderfully Complex Rose
The 2011 vintage of the Provençal rosé has some distinct qualities. It has been described as a wonderfully complex rose with red berry, strawberry and red cherry fruit. In addition its minerality is crisp and the structure very tight. The cellar of the Chateau holds some very rare wines that would delight the best connoisseurs in Europe. It is sure to be a great party as Angelina has invited her ex-husband Johnny Lee Miller and Billy Bob Thornton to the wedding as she has maintained a cordial relation with them over the years.
Robert Procop Wedding Bands Worth $1.6 Million
This wedding was long awaited but the actor couple from Hollywood insisted that they will marry only the US government legalizes same-sex marriage across all states. They changed their mind finally under pressure from their six children. Brad Pitt wants to make sure that the wedding is spectacular and has been doing all the wedding planning. After the engagement ring he has recently presented a $400k Patek Philippe Minute Repeater watch to his fiancée. Robert Procop, the renowned jeweler who enjoys a good working relationship with Angelina Jolie is designing a pair of wedding bands worth a reported $1.6 million. They are matching rose gold bands with a tablet-cut diamond in them and their vows to each other engraved in them.