Le Grand Prix du Vin Suisse

Impressions of a recent re-tasting of shortlisted wines for this year’s Grand Prix du Vin Suisse

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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

L’Oenothèque @Chateau de Villa – The Place to Be in Sierre

If you’re interested in the wines of the Valais you need to get yourself down asap to the Oenothèque of the Chateau de Villa in Sierre, in the heart of Switzerland’s largest and most rewarding winegrowing region

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.