ConfidenCiel – Celestial Sweet Wines from the Valais

Celestial, naturally sweet wines from Switzerland’s Valais

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Prize-Winning Wines (and Parker Points): Marie-Thérèse Chappaz

Marie-Thérèse Chappaz, iconic Swiss winegrower in the Valais and her prize-(and point-) winning wines

Swiss Wines – The Tingle Factor

Swiss wines are catching the attention of a few curious wine drinkers and making ripples, if not actual waves. At a time when more and more of us are interested in sampling curiosities and hunting down original, exciting wines that stand out from the crowd, these Alpine treasures are worth seeking out.

There’s Life Beyond Skiing in the Valais

If your thrills when holidaying in Switzerland’s southernmost region have so far been limited to black runs down to Verbier or Zermatt, and the only Valaisan wine to have passed your lips is a jug of après-ski Fendant (shame on you), it’s time to get ready for a different kind of white-knuckle ride.