Call me a wine snob, but mostly my heart sinks when an estate lists “wine tourism” as part of their offer. I have visions of chugging around the vineyards in a toy train, headphones clapped tightly to my ears while I fiddle frantically with the audioguide in search of the right language and listen with… Continue reading Picnic at Terra Remota
My latest book on Swiss wines – Number Ten in my collection – is just out. For an introduction to Switzerland’s secret wine culture, there’s no better place to start
Overlook the northerly Bas-Rhin vineyards at your peril: there are some great growers producing fine wines, well worth exploring
Harvest time is hardly the right time to visit winegrowers in Alsace – but we did it anyway and got a great welcome…
If you think Alsace makes only white wine, think again: Pinot Noir is making waves too…
Springtime in Alsace: time for Muscat!
It’s spring in Alsace: time to go tasting the new vintage!