La Percée du Vin Jaune – Another Winter Wine Fest

Another winter wine fest opens this weekend in the Jura to celebrate the new vintage of vin jaune

Unveiling the New Vintage of Vin Jaune

[A shorter version of this article appeared in FT Weekend, 14th February 2015] The diocesan bishop of Saint-Claude in France’s Jura region stands facing his flock, which is packed sardine-style into the tiny twelfth-century church of Montigny-les-Arsures. Arrayed in a semi-circle behind him are members of the honourable company of Les Ambassadeurs des Vins Jaunes,… Continue reading Unveiling the New Vintage of Vin Jaune